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What The FAQ #9: What Is The Bansko Mountain Rescue Emergency Number?

Nov 26, 2017 No Comments by

The Bansko Mountain Rescue Emergency Number is 00359 88 1474. If in doubt, dial 112. There will always be an English speaker on the line. There is Emergency assistance at Bunderishka Poliana lower side entrance underneath the gondola lift. But best to get assistance on the mountain. You lift pass covers you to be taken off [...]

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What The FAQ #8: My Top 11 Venues In Bansko

Nov 22, 2017 No Comments by

Fellow Bansko gastronauts and drinkers, we’re approaching the ski season; it’s time to take a look at what’s happening in Bansko’s restaurants this year. Armed with a healthy post ski healthy thirst, a ravenous appetite and some good friends, I’m now ready to predict the top 11 places I’m looking forward to trying this season. [...]

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Transfers, Ski Hire, Snowboard Hire, Group Lessons, Private Lessons and Lift Passes BOOKING NOW

Nov 20, 2017 No Comments by

Save 20% with Bansko Blog ski and snowboard hire, group lessons, private lessons, lift passes and transfer service for 2017/18. Wait a good few seconds for this page to download, then click on colourful writing “widget” above for the pricing and booking tool Bansko ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfers for 2017/18 are booking [...]

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What The FAQ #6: Where Can I Get A Piste Map?

Oct 09, 2017 No Comments by

One thing you need when you come to Bansko is a piste map. Click here to open, and download if you wish, your high resolution map in a new tab (it’s free). Bansko Blog works with Euphoria Bar and Grill, the home of our live cam, and you can pick up a printed map there, [...]

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What the FAQ #5: What Do I Need to Pack For Bansko?

Oct 03, 2017 No Comments by

What should I pack for my Bansko ski trip? This is a very common question and the answer, once again, is “it depends”. It depends if you are flying with a check-in bag or just a cabin bag. You can go skiing for a week with just one cabin bag. This means you get get [...]

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Easy Jet Opens Bookings for Flights Until June 24th 2018

Sep 20, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet opens for flight bookings up until June 24th 2018. Now is a great time to book a few Bansko ski trips. As I always say, March and early April are my recommended times to come to Bansko, if you can. Anytime from 4th March 2018 is good until the end of the season. Of [...]

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What the FAQ? #2: When Will The Winter Ski Season 2017/18 Start And End?

Sep 15, 2017 No Comments

When will the 2017/18 ski season start? Like in What The FAQ #1 — my answer always includes “it depends”. In this case it depends if there is early snow and cold temperatures. Then the season start early. Last year it started on the 3rd December. Take a look at my report here. The winter [...]

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