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  1. stella this year

    Hi guys I haven't posted for a long time, but still check in from time to time, any way i'm takeing a run down to stella this year, traveling light staying in hotels Ibis, 2 days slow travel down, weekend there, stella sunday, then i'm off to stay with family in the south of france, then home...
  2. Stella Run? Euro Ride? Honeymoon?? You decide!

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Have started a trip report over on the other place, for those that might be interested in my little tale . . . . . Steve T :cool:
  3. Ligurische GrenzKammStrasse.

    Great Roads/Routes
    Anyone from this Parish driven that route? Ligurische GrenzKammStrasse. Map: Pictures...
  4. On my way down to the Stella...

    Hi all, I'm going to be riding this year's Stella Alpina Rally and then meet up with a few friends and do some exploration of Italy. I plan to camp on the way down and take in as many mountain passes/scenic routes as possible. The route will be a bit of a long way round as I'd like to do as...
  5. Stella Alpina 2013

    Okey, do I have the route right? Piazza Europa, Bardonecchia TO, Italien till Okänd väg - Google Maps Start at "A" Piazza EuropaIt's forbidden to drive past "D" between 09:00 - 17:00, Fridays-Sundays, from 1/6 to 30/9 but it's okay during the Stella. Camping at "C" Google roads ends at "B"...
  6. Where is Kevin and have a look at this too...

    HI Kevin. Great to meet you again at the Stella. :thumbup: You have gone quiet; are you OK? And for Kevin and anyone else... have a look at {edit Boris. Cant find any websites that match your addresses but here is some info about the place}...
  7. Stella Alpina 2013 with a difference

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Hi all, just thought I'd let you all know Fiona and myself are planning to get married in Bardonecchia next July in the week before the Stella Alpina rally! We're going to have a drink with friends in camping Bokki on the Friday night before the Stella and everyone who knows us are invited to...
  8. Stella / Mugello - 2013.

    I'm sure I'm not alone as I sit here in a London summer, watching the qualifying at Mugello with the rain pi**ing down outside. I'm beginning , like you do ? to think of getting away again ! So an early heads up here for interest in doing a combined Stella / Mugello GP trip in 2013. With our...
  9. Get yer rocks off

    Spotted several of these on the way to the Stella Alpina - Beware falling stones Spotted this on the way down from the Jafferau tunnel ....... Remember to wear your helmet!!! Paul
  10. stella alpina

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    firstly i did'nt manage to get off early on friday so left aups at tea time for the 150 mile journey up there through riez and through the countryside to briancon.... nothing much happened on the way but a few nice views.... nice little spin up but as you can see it's starting to get dark...
  11. Crosstourer blinged up!

    Crossrunner / Crosstourer
    Hi all, CT all kitted out for the Stella but due to issues I'm taking the Landrover instead. Thought I'd share pics of the bike ready to hit Europe before I strip it all to put into the Freelander! Enjoy! Crosstourer all packed and ready to go,,, pity I'm not!
  12. Stella Alpina

    It may have been discussed already, but no harm in saying that the STELLA ALPINA is on the second weekend in July.....:thumbup:
  13. Getting married in Italy?

    Hi all, I know there are a few Italians on this site so would just like to ask a question regarding getting married in Italy! Fiona and myself are looking to get hitched in a far flung place, after getting there by bike! The Stella Alpina would be an excellent opportunity to have a good bash...
  14. Stella 6th - 12th July

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Myself, Paul-S and StanBloke are off to the Stella. If anyone would like to join us for the ride down and/or back feel free. This is the plan....will be booking chunnel in the next few days. Wednesday 6th - After work myself and Paul are riding down from Runcorn to Ashford and kipping in...
  15. Stella Alpina 2011

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Following a post on the ABR forum, Fiona and myself had a discussion on what to do for this summer. We only have one two week break and she has to have her holidays in on return to businessthis week for Asdas so the decision had to be made this weekend. An adventure was required, so eight Euro...
  16. Stella Alpine Rally 2011

    Hi All Anyone considering doing the Stella Alpine Rally next year? I have just found this out YouTube - Tiger1050 Stella final bit of Ascent 9 - 10th july 2011 from what I gather. Looks like fun and some great views Sorry just found this thread and sort...
  17. Stella Alpina 2010

    Hi All Anyone going to the Stella Alpina this year and using the Bokki Camping campsite just up the road from Bardonecchia (on the RH side just beyond Melezet) is eligible for a 10% discount; negotiated by Mario Artusio's local rally-organising mate Mr Borello, mention on booking in that you...
  18. Pamplona 2010/ Stella Alpina

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    A mate and I intend to ride down to the Pamplona bull running festival this year. He has a week off so we may just come back, but if anyone else is heading to the Stella, my plan would be to then ride the Pyranees and Andorra and on to the Alps. I might then head up to Paris for Bastille day...
  19. Stella alpina rally 2009

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Saturday 04/07/09, bike loaded and set to go with a new set of Michelin Anakees we set off from Lossiemouth, Morayshire. Fiona and myself on the Mighty Varadero, 09 with 3100 miles on the clock and Andy on his 1999 Fireblade. Two days to travel south to the Eurotunnel, stopping in Kendal...
  20. Stella Alpina

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Well, due to the obvious lack of information on the Stella Alpina rally, one which has been attended by many from this forum, I will take it upon myself to ride down there and return with a comprehensive report for the website! This Iconic rally seems to have fell by the wayside and...