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A Bansko Mehana To Avoid; Vecelo Celo

Jan 11, 2009 No Comments by

Bansko Mehanas are full of traps for the unwary this year. Vecelo Celo is one to avoid. I need to warn everyone about this place on the traffic lights, just before the gondola – on the corner. You won’t miss it, as here’s a picture of it above and here’s another below. Reports of excessive [...]

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The Crown Inn, Bansko

Jan 07, 2009 No Comments by

The Crown Inn, Bansko is one of many new bars, restaurants, shops and clubs that have started business for this season. The crown is liked for its Stolichno dark strong beer on draft as well as its resident band two piece band that does a great job in getting the atmosphere about right. You’ll see [...]

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Win A Bansko Apartment To Rent For €25

Jan 06, 2009 No Comments by

A Bansko apartment to rent for €25. For seven nights. Register by subscribing here for your chance to win. This is not one of those stupid offers. You know, the ones where they are not what they seem. No, this is a really straight forward, and free to enter, draw to rent a two bedroom [...]

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Bansko Blog Celebrates Record Viewings

Jan 05, 2009 No Comments by

Bansko Blog hits its target of over 200 page views in one day. With 64 visitors yesterday, this web site broke the 60 visitor per day target early. Read on for why this could be good news for you. In just six weeks the site has not only grown, but has seen people reading, watching [...]

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The Happy End Rocks Bansko

Jan 01, 2009 4 Comments by

The Happy End Bar in Bansko rocked with the sounds of awake on Friday. Click play above to hear their rendition of “Paint It Black” from the Stones. The Happy End Bar could be an obvious place to avoid – being situated opposite the gondola. But as reported here before, it may just be the [...]

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Happy Bansko New Year Video

Dec 31, 2008 1 Comment by

My Bansko New Year Message from the Chalin Valog chair lift.Click play to view. Thank you for visiting my Bansko Blog web site and I hope you have found something interesting here this year. Now the season is in full swing, there are many more reviews on the way for site visitors. Unbiased Bansko information [...]

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Bansko Ski Conditions Video

Dec 28, 2008 No Comments

Today’s conditions are summed up in the video above. In spite of snow cover is thin and still not all lifts are open. It icy in the afternoon. Skiers are advised to ski early and take care later in the day. Pistes are getting busy and mixed with ice accidents are more likely.

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