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Bansko Ski Conditions

Dec 23, 2008 1 Comment by

Bansko Ski Conditions. Today’s Piste Report. The snow is okay, but is mainly artificial. The picture here was taken just a few hours ago and you can see there is snow.. BUT only 5 lifts are open and there is an expectation of snow tonight. Not a great start to the season but temperatures are [...]

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Does Bansko Have A Curry Or Indian Restaurant?

Dec 20, 2008 2 Comments by

A dedicated Indian restaurant to satisfy Bansko curry cravings does not yet exist. No worries. Avalon hotel does have curry nights most weeks. But should you get a “curry-on” at any time – your problem is now solved. Just follow Lance’s Christmas Curry recipe and your Indian food desires will be satisfied. Click on play [...]

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Sofia Airport Bansko Transfer Update

Dec 14, 2008 5 Comments by

Sofia Airport To Bansko transfers are one of the most popular search requests for this Bansko Blog. Click play for the audio version of this article: George, a Bansko Blog reader from the UK, has now tried Bulgaria Transport for car hire to Bansko – after reading my Bansko transfer article – as wrote: “I’m [...]

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How To Profit From The Pound vs Euro Collapse

Dec 14, 2008 No Comments by

You just can’t escape it these days, everywhere you turn the talking heads on the TV, radio, newspaper and internet are all jostling for your attention in order to sell you the latest financial doomsday scenario. And if you aren’t careful, you’ll get swept away by the media’s hysterics. Such events open up opportunities for [...]

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Pirila Hotel For Local Bulgarian Experience And More

Dec 12, 2008 No Comments by

Today’s review is of the very special Pirila Hotel. The audio interview is with co owner Dave. Listen to his personal story including why they picked this very special location in Dolno Draglishte, 15 minutes from Bansko. Audio Summary The Pirila Hotel must be good as this is where David and Hazel have hosted the [...]

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Brilliantine Goes Retro For Students Day In Bansko

Dec 09, 2008 3 Comments by

Studenst weekend at Brilliantine night club. Situated below the Lion Hotel Bansko. It was the place to meet, drink, dance and, for some, to be seen in. So it was the venue I just had to check up for this students’ day special review. Brilliantine is one popular Bansko late night spot to visit in [...]

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How To Book Rooms In Bansko Part 1

Dec 02, 2008 No Comments

Booking a Bansko room can’t be hard, can it ? But sometimes the whole job feels like pulling teeth. Time spent surfing the web, checking availability, checking whether 100 metres to gondola means 1,000 metres, and so on. It can be a painful process. But like an American burger joint, sometimes there can be just [...]

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