Saint Catherine of Siena, T.O.S.D, (25 March 1347 in Siena – 29 April 1380 in Rome) was a tertiary of the Dominican Order, and a Scholastic philosopher and theologian. She also worked to bring the papacy of Gregory XI back to Rome from its displacement in France, and to establish peace among the Italian city-states. She was proclaimed a Doctor of the Church in 1970. She is one of the two patron saints of Italy, together with St. Francis of Assisi.
14.02.2012 [il Giornale] - Alle meraviglie della Toscana, con l'Hotel Torre Guelfa di Figline Valdarno e il Santa Caterinadi Siena. Il Nord Italia non è da meno. Il Piemonte, in particolare, vanta numerose strutture di qualità, tra cui, nel torinese, lo Star Residence