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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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Piste Groomers Parade: Bansko’s Official Opening Day

Dec 15, 2018 No Comments by

It’s the piste and snow groomers parade on Bansko’s official opening day, 15th December 2018. The story about corduroy are these giant machines. And they’re quite a sight; I’ve never seen so many all together. Click play below. The opening day is the usual fireworks and the ski down the lower quarter of the Tomba [...]

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FAQ’s: Ski/Board Hire, Lessons, Lift Passes & Transfers Update

Nov 23, 2018 No Comments by

I receive a lot of Bansko questions relating to lift passes, ski and snowboard hire, ski school, private lessons and transfers. Please read these FAQ’s first — then, if your question is not answered, then feel free to contact us. Much appreciated, thank you.   Please read these FAQ’s before sending us your question. And [...]

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What the FAQ: Answering Your Questions

Nov 14, 2018 No Comments by

FAQ’S (Frequently Asked Questions) are proving a popular tool for us to help educate visitors to Bansko. Take a read and then message us your question. We answer questions in the regular vlogs on Facebook and YouTube. Sign up to our occasional no spam newsletter (opt out any time), get your discount code and know [...]

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7th Premier Gastronomy Festival: 3rd to 24th November 2018

Nov 07, 2018 No Comments by

Restaurant Premier It’s back once again the 7th Premier Gastronomy Festival between the 3rd and 24th November 2018 held at the Premier Luxury Mountain Resort in Bansko. This year’s festival is more exciting than ever. New executive Chef, Velin Velikov, presents us his brand new menu and three secret Chef guests will present you 5-course [...]

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Kempinski’s French Game & Wine Evening: 10th November 2018

Nov 06, 2018 No Comments by

Bansko is not only a ski resort, where you spend your whole time on the slopes. It is a year round resort. So it is always a great pleasure reporting on new gastronomic events and The Kempinski’s second monthly special is The Kempinski’s French Wine Evening. I was there earlier in the year tasting Trevor [...]

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Di Vino Wine Exhibition 23rd, 24th and 25th November — Inter Expo Center, Sofia

Nov 05, 2018 No Comments

My favourite wine event of the year, DiVino Taste exhibition is here very soon. The seventh DiVino.Taste exhibition at the Inter Expo Center, Sofia in Hall 5  from 23rd to 25th November 2018. As a wine enthusiast I can absolutely recommend this exhibition as the best of its kind I have ever been to. I [...]

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