The Environs: a photo journal of the Mugello Valley and its people.

Insider's Guide to the Mugello: a guide to some of our favorite places, including restaurants and lodging.

MVAP Community Outreach: local exhibitions and collaborations

Environmental Issues: a landfill proposed by the city of Florence for a site in a pristine section of the Mugello Valley would destroy wildlife habitats, farmland, and drain into the watershed of the Sieve River. This page has photos of the area considered.


Sunflowers below the hill where Giotto was born, near the excavation house


Wild lavendar on a hillside in the Mugello


The tower in Vicchio di Mugello


Fresh produce in Vicchio market


Sunset over the Mugello Valley