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Martenitsa: The Baba Marta Tradition on 1st March

Feb 28, 2019 No Comments by

Baba Marta day is on 1st March; it’s one of the most widely celebrated traditions in a country with a long history with many traditions. But it is one of the most uncommon celebrations. The word “Baba” means grandmother in Bulgarian and the “Marta” is connected with the word “Mart” which means the month of [...]

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Saturday 2nd March it’s Bulgarian Night at the Come Prima restaurant in the Kempinski

Feb 24, 2019 No Comments by

The Kempinski’s Come Prima Restaurant is organising Bulgarian themed night on 2nd March 2019. Try the best Bulgarian dishes prepared with finesse. The Come Prima restaurant’s special themed nights have been the surprise innovation in the Bansko restaurant scene. The have been hitting that sweet spot between great taste, upscale atmosphere and value for money (119 [...]

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FIS World Cup Bansko 2019: 22nd to 24th February 2019: Prices and Info

Feb 16, 2019 No Comments by

Bansko is host of the FIS World Cup 2019. This is the eighth time Bansko hosts The World Cup and is back for 2020 and 2021 for certain. This year’s participation is from 22nd to 24th February. If you are here now, you may see the big platform at the Banderishka Poliana. It is suitable for [...]

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Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko becomes a stage for young musicians

Feb 15, 2019 No Comments by

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko has launched the inspiring Kempinski Concertini initiative in cooperation with the National Humanitarian High School St. St. Cyril and Methodius in Blagoevgrad. Kempinski Concertini is a series of interactive mini-concerts, taking place in the Kempinski hotels around the world. The initiative aims to support and offer a platform for the [...]

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Saturday 16th February it’s SEAFOOD & LA SCOLCA NIGHT at the Come Prima restaurant, The Kempinski

Feb 13, 2019 No Comments by

Join Come Prima for another themed night in Come Prima Restaurant and enjoy delicious marine specialties accompanied by upscale La Scolca wines on Saturday 16th February at 19:30 in the Kempinski. By booking the Come Prima in the app, or on this link http://bit.ly/BanskoTableBooking, you’re helping me deliver the content you enjoy here. Bansko app for iPhone [...]

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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

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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