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How to get from Sofia to Bansko: 2019 Update

Oct 26, 2018 No Comments by

Getting from Sofia to Bansko including bus, train, private transfer, car rental, taxi and shared transfers are in this comprehensive and up-to date guide. Not only do I list the timetables, and all relevant links, but I offer my views on how to choose the best way for you to travel that most suits your needs. […]

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Bansko Currency Exchange: Which Debit Cards To Use in Bulgaria

Sep 26, 2018 No Comments by

The currency in Bulgaria is the Bulgarian Leva (wikipedia link). The Bulgarian Leva is pegged to the Euro at a rate of 1.95583 leva = 1 euro. Most places you will visit in Bansko will accept leva, but not euros. Many, but not all restaurants, will accept debit/credit cards. Indeed, the rate of acceptance is so high […]

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Top 25 Ski Blog Award: 10 Years Of Bansko Blog

Sep 25, 2018 No Comments by

Bansko Blog has just turned ten years old and, to my surprise, a totally unsolicited email came in from ski-lifts.com awarding Bansko Blog as a top 25 ski blog. Number 4 in their list. That was a nice surprise and after many blogs, vblogs and podcasts I’m delighted that BanskoBlog.com gets recognition again. Also I’ve […]

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What The FAQ #12: How Do I Get A VIP Fast Lane Lift Pass?

Jan 30, 2018 No Comments by

A Bansko VIP fast lane lift pass, and how to buy one, is a question I am asked several times a day. And for good reason, the lift queues have been long for many of the days so far this ski season. 1.   Stay at the Kempinski, Premier, Regnum, The Grand hotel. These hotels […]

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What The FAQ #11: Where Can I Buy A Ski Pass?

Jan 23, 2018 No Comments by

A lift pass is essential for all skiers and snow boarders in Bansko. This season (2017/18) here on banskoblog.com / app we are not selling lift passes . But we hope to have them back for sale for next ski season — 2018/19. In the meantime, and for lift passes less than 6 days, you […]

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Transfers, Ski Hire, Snowboard Hire, Group Lessons, Private Lessons and Lift Passes BOOKING NOW

Nov 20, 2017 No Comments by

Save 20% with Bansko Blog ski and snowboard hire, group lessons, private lessons, lift passes and transfer service for 2017/18. Wait a good few seconds for this page to download, then click on colourful writing “widget” above for the pricing and booking tool Bansko ski and snowboard hire, ski school, lift passes and transfers for 2017/18 are booking […]

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Lift Pass Prices 2018

Oct 09, 2017 No Comments

Bansko lift pass prices 2017/18 are here. Below are the 2017/18 ski pass prices. Click here to save on your discounted ski, snowboard hire, group lessons, private lessons and transfers.     Click on colourful writing above for all your, ski and snowboard hire, lessons and transfers. FAQ’s These are updated are are the 2017/18 prices  No. of […]

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