Hermitage of Santa Caterina del Sasso is a Roman Catholic monastery located in the municipality of Leggiuno, in the Province of Varese and the region of Lombardy, Italy. It is perched on a rocky ridge on the eastern shore of Lake Maggiore.
along the Italian coast (Salerno Province). Between 830 and the peoples united to form a confederation of Amalfi States. All places along the coast were formed by alternating conquerors - such as the Etruscans or the Romans.