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Easy Jet Opens Bookings for Flights Until June 24th 2018

Sep 20, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet opens for flight bookings up until June 24th 2018. Now is a great time to book a few Bansko ski trips. As I always say, March and early April are my recommended times to come to Bansko, if you can. Anytime from 4th March 2018 is good until the end of the season. Of [...]

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What The FAQ? #1: Taking and Spending Money in Bulgaria

Sep 11, 2017 No Comments by

What Currency Should I Bring To Bulgaria? In the first, of a new series of “What The FAQ?”, I answer the most Frequency Asked Questions on the topic of money. So hold on to your Leva, €Euro, £UK pounds, Shekels, Turkish Lira, Swiss Francs, Japanese Yen and $Dollars and read on Disclaimer: This article is for [...]

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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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Not all transfers are the same

Oct 29, 2016 No Comments by

Your Bansko transfer with FREE Wi-Fi is a key part to a great start to your ski holiday in Bansko. Unfortunately for some, their transfer is not what they had bargained for. Crazy overtaking, rushed, unfriendly attitude are some of the reasons I started banskoblog.com in 2008. In January 2009 I started offering quality transfers services and every [...]

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A Road Trip from London to Bansko

Aug 31, 2016 No Comments by

Bansko is a fantastic ski destination to visit, especially with its gorgeous landscape and nice weather. Situated in the southwestern region of Bulgaria, at the foot of the Pirin Mountains, Bansko has so much to offer. There are several ways to get to Bansko, but going on a road trip from London will lead to [...]

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My Favourite Places To Visit In Bulgaria

Jun 23, 2016 No Comments by

So many people I meet in Bansko are here for a few days in the summer. Visiting just Bansko would be like visiting London and only seeing Buckingham Palace. There is so much more. Every year I receive emails asking for tips on an itinerary that will satisfy the family travelling to Bulgaria. I offer something [...]

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New Highway E79 From Dupnitsa To Blagoevgrad Brings Bansko Closer To Sofia

Oct 22, 2015 No Comments

Today, October 22, is a hugely significant day for all those travelling to Bansko. It’s just got a whole lot easier to get to Bansko from Sofia airport than ever before. The new 37.48 kilometre road, which cost 358.72 million Leva (€183.96 million) will reduce the Sofia airport to Bansko transfer time to just 2 hours [...]

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