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How Good Can A “Bad” Powder Day Be?

Apr 06, 2017 No Comments by

This was my thought as I approached the top of the gondola lift this morning. It felt like everyone had given up the idea of skiing. Grey overcast and some light rain in town. And still there was rain at the top of the gondola lift. So straight up Bunderitsa 1 and 2 chair lifts [...]

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Top 5 Ways To Book and Save On Your Bansko Christmas and New Year Ski Trip

Mar 22, 2017 No Comments by

This is how to grab a bargain ski trip to Bansko this Christmas and New Year and for January 2018. And it starts right now because EasyJet launch their flights tomorrow 23rd March 2017 for flights from 29th October to 4th February 2018.   1.  Book your flight when they are first offered for sale By [...]

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DUMP 2017: Epic Conditions with 80cm of Fresh Snow

Mar 10, 2017 No Comments by

It’s so nice when March delivers unto us the dump when we needed it most. Today was epic and yesterday, despite the fog at times, was a 9/10. The surreal floaty conditions and the fresh snow created an air cushion of joy between your skis, or your snowboard, and the harder piste bashed piste below [...]

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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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New Year’s Eve: What To Do & Where To Party

Dec 31, 2016 No Comments by

The Bansko temperature dropped; but the snow did not arrive actually in Bansko on Thursday. It felt like it should have snowed here. It even tumbled from the sky, glistening in all its white glory, just a few kilometres across the valley. But it hardly fell here in Bansko. Borovets did quite well with the [...]

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Planning Your First Ski Trip To Bansko: Taking Control

Nov 05, 2016 No Comments by

Planning your first ski or snowboarding trip can be daunting. I put together a comprehensive article listing all the winter and spring time school holidays in the UK, Ireland, Romania, Serbia, Greece, Turkey and Russia. Click here to help you plan when to visit Bansko. In this article (you can read part 1 by clicking here) I’ve updated [...]

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A Road Trip from London to Bansko

Aug 31, 2016 No Comments

Bansko is a fantastic ski destination to visit, especially with its gorgeous landscape and nice weather. Situated in the southwestern region of Bulgaria, at the foot of the Pirin Mountains, Bansko has so much to offer. There are several ways to get to Bansko, but going on a road trip from London will lead to [...]

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