Stories from Sesto
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Did you know …
... the famous alpinist “Sepp Innerkofler”, called “DER Bergsteiger” (THE mountaineer), was our great-grandfather?
Sepp Innerkofler and Veit Innerkofler conquered the north face of the Cima Piccola and opened a classic route in the Sesto Dolomites. In total, Sepp Innerkofler is credited with over 50 first ascents.
VIPs FROM POLITICS
... the German Chancellor Angela Merkel and her spouse have already spent three holidays with us in the Alte Post? In 2004, 2006, and 2007. Former Italian President Giorgio Napolitano also likes to stop by for lunch. PS: our house speciality is apple cake!
... the Dalai Lama’s teacher and Alpinist lived with us for a while? In the “Touristen Haisl” next to the Dolomitenhof. Harrer became famous mainly through the film “Seven Years in Tibet” with Brad Pitt starring as Harrer.
… our hotel and Val Fiscalina served as a film location for a Fiat commercial?
LOCATION FOR FILMS & PHOTOSHOOTS
… Val Fiscalina and our hotel are popular backdrops for photo shoots and video productions?
… we’re a popular place for marriage proposals and honeymoons?
… the adventure film Cliffhanger by Sylvester Stallone and John Lithgow was shot here in the Dolomites in 1993?
... the English adventurer and presenter Bear Grylls chose the Dolomites as the location for his television show “Bear’s Wild Weekends” at the end of June 2013? The British comedian Stephen Fry was also there!
... since 2014, the series “Un passo dal cielo” has been filmed with Terence Hill at Lake Braies and on the Roda di Vaèl?
... the Annexe Alte Post 2009 was selected as a “Historic Guest House” by a South Tyrolean jury of experts for its thorough renovation?