Snow Falling And Tips For The Ski Season

Oct 25, 2014 No Comments by

Bansko ski season is now in sight. Snow falling on the slopes of Bansko always bring to me a sense of anticipation of the season that lies ahead.   Snow forecast I anticipate around 10cm on higher slope over the next 24 hours. Cold temperatures to remain for at least the next five days. I’m [...]

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White Truffles At The Kempinski

Oct 13, 2014 No Comments by

White truffles with pasta The Kempinski Grand Arena Bansko will treat gourmands with the ultimate Italian culinary temptation; a delicious white truffle menu. This is something I can recommend without any hesitation because last year I tried the pasta with white truffles dish at the Kempinski. A plate of food I have regularly craved to [...]

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Premier Gastronomy Festival 2014

Oct 09, 2014 No Comments by

Calling all foodies. it’s time to come to Bansko. The Premier Luxury Mountain Resort  between 31st October and 29th November 2013. This, the third year of the gastronomy festival, looks like the best ever. See the programme below And there’s more… The Premier Gastronomy Festival The lengths that the Premier Luxury Mountain Resort go to [...]

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Top 5 tips when arranging a Bansko ski trip

Oct 02, 2014 No Comments

I know the feeling when placed in charge of arranging a group ski / snowboarding trip for friends. I used to organise the annual “lad’s trip” for around ten years. I picked various ski resorts in Europe. It was when someone asked me me, “Why Bansko?”. It got me thinking back to the time before [...]

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First Snow Of The Season Arrives

Sep 28, 2014 No Comments

Well, what a week. As the booking season opens the snow obliges with a nice sprinkling on the upper part of the mountain.   Weather forecast As always at this time of year things can change but low temperatures are set to continue for the next week. As the days shorten here in Bansko the [...]

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Apple iPhone 6 And An Apple Watch; A Ski Tech Special

Sep 10, 2014 No Comments

One of my favourite days of the year has just past. The Apple Event 9th September. New iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and the future Apple WATCH. Listen to Episode 17 of my podcast on Apple’s announcement below: Speculation over but did Apple deliver? Yes and No. You’ll know by now that the iPhone 6 [...]

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Weather, Hiking and Tech

Aug 07, 2014 No Comments

Bansko weather has been awful up until Sunday. Much more rain than normal. But things are getting a little better with more sunshine. But still rain most days…. see video above.   Bandersihka Poliana parking. Warning Bandersihka Poliana is closed. New building going on there. Gondola is closed. Traffic going up to Vihren hut was [...]

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