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Magi Alexieva At Kempinski’s Sing Sing: 2 For 1 Offer

Jul 07, 2011 No Comments by

Magi Alexieva comes to the Kempinski’s Sing Sing Piano Bar this Friday 8th and Saturday the 9th July. I was particularly pleased about hearing about this news. Having previously reviewed Bansko’s bars and restaurants which have a music scene I like, Sing Sing Pian Bar was my personal favourite. The unique and lively atmosphere of [...]

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An Englishman’s Cup of Kempinsky Tea in Bansko

Mar 06, 2011 No Comments by

How can an Englishman find proper tea in Bansko? He heads to the Kempinsky for tea. Real tea served in the same manner and style you may expect to find in London’s finest Fortnum & Mason’s or in any of the burgeoning tea shops in Britain. Tea is the new coffee – or something like [...]

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A Special St Patrick’s Day At JJ Murphy’s

Mar 16, 2010 5 Comments by

St Patrick’s night is the night we all seem to turn Irish. And this year, JJ Murphy’s has asked me to promote their event as they have arranged for the fabulous L.A.D accoustic trio to come to Bansko for this special St Patrick’s night celebration. Since 2001 L.A.D have played many times on the stage [...]

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Are My Top 12 Bansko Bars And Restaurants Yours Too?

Mar 02, 2010 37 Comments by

I recently reviewed some Bansko bars and restaurants which had music events that I had particularly enjoyed so far this season. Bars such as The Happy End, JJ Murphy’s first birthday party and the resident musician, “The Lizard” at Harry’s bar, have all shown what live music can bring to Bansko’s apres ski.  So what [...]

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JJ Murphy’s Party: Ani Lozanova And Free Beer

Feb 12, 2010 4 Comments by

Ani Lozanova and her band will be rocking the night away at JJ Murphy’s first anniversary party on Friday 19th February. It’s been one year since JJ Murphy’s opened its Bansko branch of their famous Murphy’s in Sofia. And what a party we have! Just check out Ani and her band in the video I [...]

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Bansko Bars And Restaurants: A Musical Theme

Feb 05, 2010 No Comments by

I’ve been taking in several Bansko bars and restaurants over the last six weeks. So it was high time that I offered an updated mention of those I have particularly enjoyed. So from gentle piano playing, to hard rock and to the upscale Sing Sing piano bar… it’s time to sample what Bansko does well: [...]

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Mountain Restaurants

Jan 31, 2010 3 Comments

Whilst I have to confess to finding the sustenance up on the plato Goat restaurant pretty acceptable… and here I go for hot chicken soup, maybe chips, kebabche, moussaka, a pork dish… but balancing a Shumensko beer on my tray destroys the final food bill. Read on to find out another place; one which reminds [...]

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