Which Bulgarian Wine And Beer Is Best?

Feb 10, 2009 5 Comments by

It’s not widely recognized that Bulgaria produces world class wine. They fail to hit the price points for exporting quality wine. But fear not, when in Bulgaria you will be spoilt for choice. Tip: Chardonnay and Muscat (Muscadet) seem to be the best white wines (check out Menada’s Trinity white wine). The top 20 wines [...]

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The BanskoBlog Photo And Video Competition

Feb 09, 2009 No Comments by

Lance Nelson The Bansko Blog photo and video competition is now open. Go to: https://www.flickr.com/photos/banskoblog/ The Bansko Blog photo competition is now open. On 1st April 2009 the nominations the top 10 photos and top 3 videos will be put forward to the final Bansko Blog Winter Photo Competition Prize – 2009. The winner will [...]

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Alberto Tomba and Balkaniada Shut Due To World Cup

Feb 08, 2009 No Comments by

Rain and above freezing temperatures come to Bansko. Temperatures will drop this week but ski and board visitors may be a little disappointed to see some of the best runs, nine and four closed until end of February. I maintain that the month of March from around the 5th or so, is a great time [...]

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Bansko Ski Conditions

Feb 05, 2009 No Comments by

Bansko ski conditions have been good in the morning but snow has been getting heavy due to the warmer temperatures than expected at this time of the year. Not the best – and not as good as the Alps this year. 135cm of snow on upper slopes is still fine. Many visitors are reported to [...]

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My Birthday Bansko Snow Offer

Feb 02, 2009 No Comments by

To celebrate the superb Bansko snow conditions and the amazing snow falls in England today, I am offering a Bansko room booking SPECIAL OFFER! Fancy a ski weekend or ski midweek? A recent visitor said she felt so much better after getting fresh air, exercise and beating those winter blues. Imagine relaxing in your home [...]

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Bansko Blog Draw Video

Jan 28, 2009 No Comments by

Bansko Blog Draw from Lance Nelson on Vimeo. The winner of the Bansko Blog draw is announced. Click play on video above for the Burns night draw. Congratulations to Giorgos, from Greece and hope he and his friends/family visit Bansko soon to enjoy the superb snow conditions right now. And of course I wish him [...]

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Bansko Gets St Moritz Women’s Downhill On 27th Feb

Jan 21, 2009 No Comments

The canceled ladies downhill from St. Moritz has been rescheduled today to Bansko (BUL) and will take place on Friday, Feb. 27th at 12:00 LOC (11:00 CET). Training runs at both Kitzbuel and Cortina were canceled this morning, both due to falling snow. Organizers later extended the cancellations through tomorrow. At Cortina there were 25inches [...]

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