Snow Report; Getting Warmer

Jan 29, 2016 No Comments by

Today the pistes were icy in the morning, which is generally when I get up the mountain. But things improved and reports later in the day were more positive Check out the video and see for your self. Forecast No snow for at least 6 days. Warm temperature will lift the freezing level up to [...]

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The First Run Experience In Bansko

Jan 28, 2016 No Comments by

The First Run experience is now available to book in Bansko. I joined the resort manager, Ivan Obreykov to try it out. I was a little tired and nervous — yeah I know excuses excuses… but here’s the video that Ivan put together. The experience is for the passionate skiers and snowboarders who want to [...]

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Egur Egur Armenian Cuisine Comes To Bansko

Jan 27, 2016 No Comments by

I am always happy to find something different on the Bansko restaurant scene. Everyone needs a change from the shopska salad and meats in the mehanas and the ubiquitous burgers and doners. I found a breath of culinary fresh air in the newly opened Armenian restaurant Egur, Egur. Hilda Kazasyan, the owner, is the most [...]

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La Veranda Apres Ski Bar Opens Friday To Sunday

Jan 22, 2016 No Comments

The Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko sent me their press release. Which said “in co-operation with Hennessy (Jas Hennessy & Co.), opened the doors of the newest après-ski bar in Bansko. It’s called La Veranda. The beautiful summer terrace around the outdoor pool of the hotel was transformed into a classy après-ski bar with direct [...]

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Dextrophobia Bansko. Can You Escape The Room?

Jan 21, 2016 No Comments

So you’re in Bansko and want something different to do? Well there is something new in town which I have just experienced and you may want to try. In fact it is quite new in Bulgaria and I bet not many of us have had the chance, or opportunity, to try it. It’s called Dextrophobia [...]

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Lift Pass Prices Explained Including For Your Children

Jan 18, 2016 No Comments

Bansko lift pass prices 2015/16 are here. The 2015/16 prices are the same as last season. Click here to save €€€’s on your 6, 9 and 13 day lift passes as well as from 1+ days your discounted ski, snowboard hire, lessons and transfers. You save €€€’s on your 6 day lift pass Click on colourful writing above [...]

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Huge Snow Fall; Epic Bansko Ski Conditions

Jan 16, 2016 No Comments

Snow falling heavily — the rain in town will turn to a lot of snow overnight. Wonderful day today — tmrw we’ll have 70cm of fresh powder. I can’t wait. Bansko’s new high speed 6 pack chair lift is superb for servicing the Balkaniada and The Tomba runs. Snow Forecast Snow will continue all day [...]

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