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Bansko Skidoo Safari: It’s What You Really Want

Jan 18, 2019 No Comments by

Skidoo (or snowmobiling) is something that many people have asked me about for many years. But somehow I had not found the time to go one for at least 6 years. But, finally, I’ve found something interesting on skidoo for Bansko Blog App users: the Bansko Skidoo Safari. (book activities in-app http://bit.ly/BanskoAppiOS    or   http://bit.ly/BanskoApp_Android) [...]

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World Snow Day in Bansko: Sunday 20th January 2019 (1 leva Ski Pass)

Jan 18, 2019 No Comments by

World Snow Day in Bansko comes around every year. And this time it’s held on Sunday 20th January 2019. Bansko ski resort celebrates the World Snow Day by reducing the daily ski pass to just BGN 1 for all children up to 12 years. Whilst I can recommend a trip to Bansko, unfortunately you won’t [...]

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Excellent Conditions Set To Continue: Lots More Snow arrives from 23rd January 2019

Jan 18, 2019 No Comments by

What a fabulous first few Bansko ski weeks of 2019 we’ve been having. Loads of smiles and as the queues melted away around 8th January the cold came in and ensured the most light powder snow and wondrous conditions. Check out my last vlog here:   Snow forecast After a little warming up yesterday temperatures [...]

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Oscar Wine Bar & Gastro: For Wine Lovers and Gastronauts

Jan 07, 2019 No Comments by

Oscar wine bar and Gastro, os 10 Pirin street, is  the new kid on the block in the Bansko restaurant scene. So much so I think this is a new category of restaurant. A proper wine bar with proper refined cooking. There were many interesting wines by the glass to choose from, Most were from [...]

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It’s SNOWING!!: Snow Forecast for the Next Week (it’s looking EPIC)

Jan 05, 2019 No Comments by

The snow is tumbling out of the ski and has been doing so for 24 hours. 20cm has fallen. This means that Chalin Valog can now open up and some Nice powder routes through the trees are available for advanced riders and skiers.   Snow forecast for the next week More snow Sunday 6th and [...]

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Bansko at Christmas

Dec 28, 2018 No Comments by

Bansko on Christmas Day 2018. It was a fine sunny and quite uplifting day. You can see from my vlog how good it was. A fun day on the slopes. A family all dressed up in festive Santa and his elves gear joins me for an impromptu interview. They talk about how they come to [...]

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Bansko Video Snow report: Piste Number 10

Dec 22, 2018 No Comments

Bansko snow report from piste number 10. Starting at the top of Shiligarnika lift this run is a favourite as it snakes down through the tree line and down to Shilligarnika area. We then continued to the bottom of the Mosta lift. More lifts opened and with the promise of more soon. A slight increase in temperatures [...]

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