Ski Lift Pass Prices Reduced By 20% From 15th March

Mar 07, 2017 No Comments by

From 15th March until the end of the season the price of a one day adult lift pass, purchased from the gondola lift cash desk, is reduced from 58 leva (€29.63) to 46 leva (€23.50). A 20% reduction. This surprise discount comes at a time when substantial dumps of snow are expected over the next week. [...]

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DUMP 2017: The Big One Is Coming

Mar 05, 2017 No Comments by

The Bansko ski season has entered the phase I love the most, it called March. Almost every year, that I can remember, this is the month with some of the biggest dumps of snow happen. And it looks like 2017 is looking like no exception; but it come with a dose of snow anxiety due [...]

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My Bansko Top 10: Restaurants

Feb 19, 2017 No Comments by

Fellow Bansko gastronauts, we’re just over half way though the ski season, so it’s time to take a look at what is being served up in Bansko’s restaurants this year. Armed with a healthy post ski healthy appetite and some good friends to get variety in dishes ordered I’m now ready to name places I’m [...]

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From Todorka To Bansko Town via The Tomba (Live)

Feb 15, 2017 No Comments by

Another bright cloudless Bansko sky. Clear blue skies and cold temperatures around -12 C greeted me at the top of Bunderitsa 2 chair lift. This is the second chair lift you take for accessing the top via Bunderitsa 1 chair lift — from the top of the gondola lift. Check out the video above. You’ll [...]

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BanskoSkiMania Shop Open From 07:30 To 21:00

Feb 11, 2017 No Comments by

BanskoSkiMania are open from 07:30 to 21:00 all of February, March and April. If you are arriving on a Friday Saturday or Sunday then I recommend you go into the shop later, after 6.30pm. This will ensure you can get you skis or snowboards and boots fitted quickly. Be sure to say hello to Mira [...]

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Snowboard World Cup 2017: Success

Feb 05, 2017 No Comments by

The FIS World Snowboard Cup is now over. Those that went to watch it confirmed it created a wonderful atmosphere. Bulgaria’s snowboard superstar Radoslav Yankov made all Bulgarians proud by securing the much anticipated win in front of a vocal crowd of supporters in the stadium. The full report is here: http://www.fis-ski.com/snowboard/alpine-snowboard/news-multimedia/news/article=kummer-and-yankov-triumph-historic-race-bulgaria.html I am disappointed I [...]

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Egur Egur Restaurant Bansko: Refreshingly Different

Jan 29, 2017 No Comments

Egur Egur is in its second season on the Bansko restaurant scene. Those who need vegetarian options or whose palate is simply tired will be overjoyed that Egur Egur, an Armenian restaurant is here. It is a popular choice in Sofia and Sozopol and you’ll see Sofia regulars who weekend in Bansko here on a [...]

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