Bansko Property Review; Prices, Trends and Tips

Nov 10, 2015 No Comments

This Bansko property guide is to assist you should you be interested in buying or selling property in the Bansko region. As mentioned in 2013 (Link), the Bansko property market was just lifting up from its lowest point. I spoke to Nikolay Zhelev from and Cristian Zarnescu from to gain the information here. You’ll read about the [...]

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Season Lift Passes Reduced By 200 Leva

Nov 06, 2015 No Comments

Buy your season pass between the 10th and 30th November at the Gondola lift or any Maxsport shop in Sofia. And you save 200 leva. Including this 200 lev discount the adult season ticket is Adult:         1,300 leva Students:   1,200 leva Children:   1,100 leva The announcement goes on to [...]

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Bansko Film Fest 2015; 25th to 29th November

Oct 28, 2015 No Comments

The Bansko Film Fest 2015 is back here once again on the 25th to 29th November. This event is, I guarantee, the most enjoyable surprise you will find in Bansko. Every year I watch a good number of films. And end up enjoying the most incredibly interesting and often seat of the pant films. But [...]

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Bansko App Version 2.0.0 Is Ready To Download

Oct 26, 2015 No Comments

The Bansko App story first started in October 2011 and version 1.0.0 was launched 14th February 2012. In this time there have been 40+ iOS and Android app update versions released. But now the app gets to take big step forward. It’s the best version so far. I take a closer look at Bansko App [...]

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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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Kempinski Hotel Celebrates 10 Years With Bear Claws Cocktail And Other Good Things

Oct 21, 2015 No Comments

The Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko marks a milestone anniversary of ten years when opened its doors on 26 October 2005. On that day, I am told, there was a fabulous party that was specially attended by the President of the country and many international and local VIP guests. FULL DISCLOSURE: The Kempinski is a sponsor [...]

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Planning Your First Ski Trip To Bansko

Oct 14, 2015 No Comments

Planning your first ski or snowboarding trip can be daunting. It may feel especially so when coming to Bulgaria — a country which often projects a mixed image on your mind before you arrive here. However, as I hope my site, Bansko Blog and Bansko App represents, it is a place that no only I love [...]

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