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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 by

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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Shuttle And Private Transfers From €13.95

Jul 09, 2015 No Comments by

Sofia airport to Bansko transfers from €13.95, shuttle transfers, private transfers, taxis, car hire and public transport options are all here. Book with confidence with our 100% Satisfaction Guarantee. Please visit the discounted ski & snowboard hire, lessons and lift passes, packages page for transfers as well as my discounted ski and snowboard hire, lessons and lift [...]

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20 tips to ensure a perfect family ski holiday

Sep 27, 2013 No Comments by

A reader sends me in an email asking, “Should I bring my family for our first ever ski holiday?”. This got me thinking. This question has been asked before and written about here several years ago. This time, however I could detect that there was a real option to not bring the children — as [...]

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How to ski in Bansko the same day as you land in Sofia

Sep 04, 2013 2 Comments by

The red eye Easy Jet flights from Manchester and London Gatwick have one thing going for them… you can get an afternoon ski or snowboard in. Read on for how I tested this challenge on two occasions (albeit this summer) and how to stack the odds in your favour to make it happen. It all [...]

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The Essential Guide to Bansko

Mar 30, 2012 15 Comments by

It’s now out. Ready for free download. The new Essential Guide to Bansko E-Guide. 71 pages of  tips and info to help transform your Bansko experience, in both summer and winter seasons. Like many Bansko businesses, here at Bansko Blog I receive emails from both regular and new Bansko visitors wanting to know Bansko tourist information. Firstly, I [...]

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How To Speed From Sofia Airport To Bansko

Aug 15, 2011 No Comments

Sofia Airport to Bansko transfer was the first thing I looked for on the internet some six tears ago when I researched my first ski Bansko holiday. The quickest route has a concensus, some EU money has even been invested on what it was intended for. So its now time to fasten the seat belts [...]

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