The Road To Nowhere MTB 2014 July 26th and 27th

Jul 17, 2014 No Comments

The Road To Nowhere MTB race 2014 is on July 26th and July 27th. I can’t recommend this mountain biking event enough. Super fun and this year I believe it will be better that ever. New routes and varying difficulties for varying fitness and skill levels. A great event for the less regular cyclists. I [...]

Read more

Bulgaria: An Untapped European Gem

Jul 17, 2014 No Comments

Today I have a sponsored article that takes a look at things outside Bansko. As far as tourist destinations go, Bulgaria often flies under the radar. It doesn’t get the hype of other popular European nations, such as Spain or Greece, but I think it is every bit as spectacular. So read on for a [...]

Read more

Will You Like These Bulgarian Wines?

Jun 30, 2014 No Comments

It’s been a while since I took a look at wine. The last time was a tasting of Bulgarian rose wine. Prior to that I wrote about the wines from Midiladare Estate and before then I compiled my Top 10 Bulgarian wines: but vintages have changed. Join me as I set about a Summer of wine discovery. No [...]

Read more

Top 10 summer activities to do in Bansko

Jun 26, 2014 No Comments

Bansko in the summer season. As we heard in Jonathan Allen’s recent audio interview  part 2, hiking is one of the things he enjoys to do in Bansko. I would also recommend listening to my recent podcast conversation with two hoteliers on Bansko’s summer activities. So with temperatures rising the Bulgaria summer has now arrived [...]

Read more

Interview with Jonathan Allen The British Ambassador to Bulgaria. Investing in Bulgaria. Living in Bulgaria

Jun 25, 2014 No Comments

The British Ambassador to Bulgaria, Jonathan Allen, talks to me about investing in Bulgaria in part 1 below and part 2 above. and in part 2 below… …we talk about his personal experiences of Bulgaria as a place to live  Bulgaria Now is available to be downloaded on iTunes. Download the podcast here, or on your [...]

Read more

It’s Summer. It’s Bansko. And Here’s The What To Do Podcast

Jun 21, 2014 No Comments

Summer is here in Bansko. Here’s what to do. In the second Bulgaria Now show I chat with Ian Gardiner from Saint George Palace and Alex Evitmov of Bansko Royal Towers to talk about what to do in Bansko and the surrounding areas now its summer.  Bulgaria Now is available to be downloaded on iTunes.   Also [...]

Read more

Special Podcast. The New Beer Business In Bulgaria

Jun 18, 2014 No Comments

Bulgaria is changing. Sometimes the changes come slow. But sometimes, once started, they come quickly; just like the choice of beer in Bulgaria. Private enterprise is leading this beer revolution. Listen to Philip’s inspiring story illustrates what, and how, this can be achieved by the entrepreneurial minded here in Bulgaria*.  Bulgaria Now is available to be [...]

Read more