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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? #1: Taking and Spending Money in Bulgaria

Sep 11, 2017 No Comments by

What Currency Should I Bring To Bulgaria? In the first, of a new series of “What The FAQ?”, I answer the most Frequency Asked Questions on the topic of money. So hold on to your Leva, €Euro, £UK pounds, Shekels, Turkish Lira, Swiss Francs, Japanese Yen and $Dollars and read on Disclaimer: This article is for [...]

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Balkan Festival Bansko 2017: 3rd and 4th September 2017

Aug 31, 2017 No Comments by

The Bohemi Festival is now a regular treat held in the Bansko central square. This year it is  on the 3rd and 5th September. Balkan music, tasty food and a friendly relaxed vibe. I have grown to like this festival more and more. Like all other Bansko festivals this summer, it is completely free. You [...]

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EasyJet February 2018 Ski Holiday Flights: On Sale From 27th April

Apr 26, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet from 27th April will release seats for sale from 5th February 2018 to 15th March 2018. Booking within the first day of launch almost always saves you money. They are very unlikely to get cheaper — but if they do lower the price you can now no longer claim the difference using the price guarantee [...]

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DUMP 2017: Fresh Snow On It’s Way

Apr 03, 2017 No Comments by

Snow will fall for Bansko from the early hours of tomorrow, Tuesday 4th April. I expect at least 8cm and then go on through much of the day. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will also see snow falls on the higher slopes. I think 15cm is possible. More happy good days on the slopes here in [...]

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DUMP 2107: Epic Conditions With Snow Falling In Town

Mar 12, 2017 No Comments by

Another wonderful day on the slopes. Whilst I could not get up the mountain today, David and his friends joined me for a Facebook live video. We broadcast this video by the base gondola lift station. Its’s nearly happy hour at The Happy End (15:30 to 16:30 with the excellent Vagabond on stage The snow [...]

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DUMP 2017: Epic Conditions with 80cm of Fresh Snow

Mar 10, 2017 No Comments

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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