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Monte Cassino (sometimes written Montecassino) is a rocky hill about 130 kilometres (81 mi) southeast of Rome, Italy, 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to the west of the town of Cassino and 520 m (1,706.04 ft) altitude. Site of the Roman town of Casinum, it is best known for its historic abbey. St. Benedict of Nursia established his first monastery, the source of the Benedictine Order, here around 529. The hilltop sanctuary was the site of the Battle of Monte Cassino in 1944, where the building was…

Monte Cassino (sometimes written Montecassino) is a rocky hill about 130 kilometres (81 mi) southeast of Rome, Italy, 2 kilometres (1.2 mi) to the west of the town of Cassino and 520 m (1,706.04 ft) altitude. Site of the Roman town of Casinum, it is best known for its historic abbey. St. Benedict of Nursia established his first monastery, the source of the Benedictine Order, here around 529. The hilltop sanctuary was the site of the Battle of Monte Cassino in 1944, where the building was…

Entrance to Montecassino, via Flickr.

Entrance to Montecassino

Montecassino Ceiling #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

Montecassino Ceiling #TuscanyAgriturismoGiratola

The rebuilt Basilica Cathedral of the abbey of Monte Cassino in Cassino, Italy., Cassino, Italy

The rebuilt Basilica Cathedral of the abbey of Monte Cassino in Cassino, Italy., Cassino, Italy It's so beautiful. This was one of my favorite Cathedral in Italy.

Monte Cassino Italy

In the mountains of Monte Cassino Benedict made his monastery. The mountains offered seclusion for him and his monks but allowed for easy access for people to come and go.

monte cassino monastery italy

Monte Cassino monastery-Abbey church crypt contains the tombs of St. Scholastica and her brother (and founder of monasticism) St.

Abbazia, Monte Cassino, Italy

Abbazia, Monte Cassino, Italy