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Storms Strike, Powder Prevails for Horizon Festival

Mar 06, 2015 1 Comment by

The amazing Bansko snow and weather story continues for yet another week. With the recent snow falls, and another one metre will tonight and Saturday, the next ten days of the weather forecast is offering some of the very finest conditions. March is a very good time to be here — especially now the World [...]

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Ladies Audi FIS World Cup Competition Snow Forecast

Feb 25, 2015 No Comments by

The Ladies Audi FIS World Cup competition has come to Bansko. Lindsey Vonn, Tina Maze, Lara Gut, Anna Fenninger and the other ladies battle it out on the Super Giant Slalom and Alpine combined; see the program below. The competitors course is all prepared and looks good. But fresh snow is not necessarily something that competitors [...]

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It’s Snowing And Other Reasons To Book Bansko For March

Feb 04, 2015 No Comments by

The snow is falling from the sky. It’s day twelve of the twelve days of snow. Something I somewhat optimistically predicted. Well it looks like I was a little conservative with the twelve days. Because Friday, Saturday and Sunday are all looking like some more snow for Bansko. Today at least 10cm will fall; 30cm higher [...]

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Lift Pass, Ski Hire, Lesson and Transfer Booking

Jan 14, 2015 No Comments by

Bansko ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfers for 2016/17 are booking now. Wait a good few seconds for this page to download, then click on colourful writing “widget” above. UPDATE: Booking here online is the best way to get the latest pricing adjusted for foreign exchange rates. Then, should you decide to proceed, [...]

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The Big Snow Forecast For The New Year

Dec 25, 2014 No Comments by

A very Happy Christmas to you all. I hope you have a great day — but I know what you really want for Christmas is SNOW… and lots of it. Here was how the snow looks in latest video: But before I ask you to look at my Bansko snow forecast, I do understand and [...]

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Transforming Bansko; Le Passage The New Entertainment Complex

Nov 11, 2014 7 Comments by

My recent podcast with Blake Gee as one of the managers of the new Le Passage entertainment building reveals the exciting plans for what looks set to be a bold move to bring something new and different to Bansko. The restaurant and bar scene has always been one of Bansko’s strong points. But now I [...]

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Top 5 tips when arranging a Bansko ski trip

Oct 02, 2014 1 Comment

I know the feeling when placed in charge of arranging a group ski / snowboarding trip for friends. I used to organise the annual “lad’s trip” for around ten years. I picked various ski resorts in Europe. It was when someone asked me me, “Why Bansko?”. It got me thinking back to the time before [...]

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