Ladies Audi FIS World Cup Competition Snow Forecast

Feb 25, 2015 No Comments by

The Ladies Audi FIS World Cup competition has come to Bansko. Lindsey Vonn, Tina Maze, Lara Gut, Anna Fenninger and the other ladies battle it out on the Super Giant Slalom and Alpine combined; see the program below. The competitors course is all prepared and looks good. But fresh snow is not necessarily something that competitors [...]

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Stragata A Mehana That’s Winning Me Over

Feb 05, 2015 No Comments by

I keep getting requests for information about traditional Bulgarian restaurants in Bansko. I must admit I have not been able to offer more variety in my traditional “mehana” recommendations because, after a while, I felt I’d tried it all. Generally speaking, I am more tempted by the international additions to the Bansko restaurant scene. But [...]

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It’s Snowing And Other Reasons To Book Bansko For March

Feb 04, 2015 No Comments by

The snow is falling from the sky. It’s day twelve of the twelve days of snow. Something I somewhat optimistically predicted. Well it looks like I was a little conservative with the twelve days. Because Friday, Saturday and Sunday are all looking like some more snow for Bansko. Today at least 10cm will fall; 30cm higher [...]

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Tuesday Pasta Night At The Kempinski

Jan 30, 2015 No Comments

Whilst I was trying to work out how many centimetres of snow will fall today the 10th day of 12 (now 14) days of snow, I received a press release from the Kempinski Grand Arena Bansko. They are a sponsor of Bansko Blog, so bear this in mind, but I only recommend venues that I [...]

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Snow Forecast For Next 12 Days

Jan 26, 2015 5 Comments

The Bansko ski season is delivering really nice conditions. The last three days I’ve been enjoying 25cm+ of fresh snow higher up on the plato. The very warm temperatures of the last week are now a thing of the past. But still above freezing level in town means the snow has melted here. Now is [...]

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Leonardo Restaurant; You Should Be So Lucky

Jan 18, 2015 No Comments

Leonardo is something Bansko needed. A comfortable but upmarket feel, quality of ingredients and cooking, professional service.

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Food, Drink and Party In Bansko

Jan 17, 2015 No Comments

Bansko restaurants, bars, and clubs change every year in Bansko and this season is no exception. The opening weekend and the New Year holidays were the real test for Bansko – the town was full of people checking out the old and new places. So did I. Here is what I found. New owners, chefs, and [...]

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