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Bansko Opera Fest 2017 24th, 25th and 16th August

Aug 25, 2017 No Comments by

The Bansko Opera Fest is underway. Performances start at 20:30 and entrance is free. Now that the Jazz Fest is finished for 2017, this is a firm second place as my favourite summer music event. The Opera Festival in its  eighth year has classics such as the ballet, Sleep Beauty on the 14th, then “Djani Skiki” [...]

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Summer 2017 Gondola Lift Times

Jul 27, 2017 No Comments by

The Bansko gondola lift is now open all days  Subscribe to my newsletter to receive an email when I have news. The summer is here and we’re busy with your summer activities so be sure to contact us to book your horse riding, hire car, transfer, rial monastery tour, wine tour and much more.   [...]

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EasyJet February 2018 Ski Holiday Flights: On Sale From 27th April

Apr 26, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet from 27th April will release seats for sale from 5th February 2018 to 15th March 2018. Booking within the first day of launch almost always saves you money. They are very unlikely to get cheaper — but if they do lower the price you can now no longer claim the difference using the price guarantee [...]

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New Year’s Eve: What To Do & Where To Party

Dec 31, 2016 No Comments by

The Bansko temperature dropped; but the snow did not arrive actually in Bansko on Thursday. It felt like it should have snowed here. It even tumbled from the sky, glistening in all its white glory, just a few kilometres across the valley. But it hardly fell here in Bansko. Borovets did quite well with the [...]

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Bansko Mountain Film Fest 23rd to 27th November 2016

Nov 08, 2016 No Comments by

The Bansko Mountain Film Fest runs from 23rd to 27th November 2016. Once again, I’ll be doing my best to go see as many of the 120 films showing as I can. In particular, as a paraglider pilot, I am set to meet the guest Red Bull pilot, Paul Gushlbauer. Paul was born in Austria [...]

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5th Premier Gastronomy Fest 4th to 20th November 2016

Sep 30, 2016 No Comments by

The Premier Luxury Resort Hotel Gastronomy Fest is approaching on the 4th to 20th November 2015. The PR event titled “Eat That Art” provided a perfect chance to get to know Ermia hotel group’s new General Manager Vassiliki. Honest, fun and full of energy and passion Vassiliki must be heard in the audio podcast below. [...]

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Bulgarian, Greek, Romanian, Turkish, Israeli, Russian and UK School Holidays 2017

Sep 27, 2016 No Comments

Planning a ski trip? Want to know when are the school holidays? Here are the Bulgarian, Greek, Romanian, Turkish, Israeli, Russian and UK school holidays listed in date order. Please comment on https://facebook.com/banskoblog to correct and add to this article. It will be updated and corrected accordingly. Thank You. Use the info below to help [...]

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