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Niccolò di Bernardo of Machiavelli (Florence, May 3, 1469 - Florence, June 21, 1527) was a historian, writer, playwright, philosopher, politician and Italian, is also considered the founder of political science moderna. These Itinerary of a day intended to introduce the places where he lived and lived a few moments of his life this illustrious character

By car
From Florence, Porta Romana, take the Cassia road to Siena to Tavarnuzze, the junction for S. Andrea in Percussina turn right and after about 3 km you arrive in the ancient village, one of the most picturesque villages of Tuscany, located on a ridge overlooking the city of Florence, overlooking Brunelleschi's Dome, the hills of Fiesole in the valley of the Greve, Impruneta, with views of the Pratomagno.
Niccolo Machiavelli, that here he had his possessions, including Albergaccio, spent his exile, masterfully described in the letter "I'm in the house" to his friend Francesco Vettori in which she tells of days spent with loggers in the woods and “ingaglioffirsi “tavern, and then retired to his study at night, thinking of high politics and writing “Il Principe”.
From the village, along via Scopeti you arrive to S. Casciano V.di Pesa, where one finds the Cassia to Siena Calzaiolo resumed until after the bridge on the Highway, turn left towards Montefiridolfi, arriving at Castle Bibbione; already Buondelmonti and Machiavelli, today is the Rangoni Machiavelli. We have news of this castle ever since 960.
The building exhibits outside its imposing character halfway between the fort and the sixteenth-century country manor house, now a private residence can be visited by prior appointment.



Tags: Machiavelli, itinerario, arte, cultura, toscana, storia, arte cultura

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