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Bansko Jazz Festival 2009 Programme

Jun 24, 2009 14 Comments by

The Bansko Jazz Festival 2009 Programme has arrived — like a homing pidgeon, direct from the office of Dr Iliev, I am delighted to be able to publish the FINAL Bansko Jazz Fest 2009 line up. Dr Emi Iliev is the mastermind behind the Jazz Fest in Bansko –  since the very start. And this [...]

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Mountain Bike Event – The Road To Nowhere: Audio Interview

Jun 15, 2009 8 Comments by

In future years  MTB (Mountain Bike) enthusiasts will look back to 2009 as the year it all started for Bansko’s mountain biking. The region, and Bulgaria, are now set to be placed on the MTB world map of destinations… I recently caught up with mountain bike enthusiast, James Hughes. James is the mastermind behind the [...]

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Bansko Events Guide

Jun 14, 2009 2 Comments by

Bansko Events Guide — coming soon. In the meantime, if you have, or know of, a Bansko Event that you would like to publicise  — or any charity, or fundraising events, in Sofia or elsewhere in Bulgaria, then please contact me. I offer a FREE article and audio interview: make sure your event is well [...]

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How To Find Cheap Flights To Sofia: A Reader’s Question

Jun 10, 2009 6 Comments by

We’re all up to it now. Finding cheap flights. Taking a break – and with the economic crisis in full swing – this should mean a ton of cheap flights to Bulgaria. Well that’s what you should think. And this is, I am sure, typical of many a reader — here’s an email from Maeve [...]

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How To Play Pirin Golf And Country Club?

Jun 07, 2009 8 Comments by

Before packing your clubs, and heading off to Pirin Golf And Country Club, you’ll either need to be a member (€3,000 per annum) OR enter a tournament BEFORE turning up. You can see an article and club house review here: https://banskoblog.com/pirin-golf-and-country-club/. Today I take a look at, how to  play golf here. When you require [...]

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How To Rent Your Bansko Property: Part II

Jun 01, 2009 4 Comments by

I take a further look at how to rent your Bansko Property. If you read my part 1,  Top 10 Questions To Help Rent Your Apartment, then this follows on from those key questions I talked about. So I’ll assume we’re sure we are looking at ways to rent our property in Bansko (or indeed [...]

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Wizz Air 20% Off Sofia Flights: Three Days Only

May 29, 2009 No Comments

This the Wizz Air 20% off deal launched today, for those of us who didn’t get round to booking flights in the one day offer — which I wrote about on the 19th May, https://banskoblog.com/wizz-air-offer-19-may/, we have a second chance. Wizz Air fly to a load of destinations in eastern europe: so it well worth [...]

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