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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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What The FAQ #6: Where Can I Get A Piste Map?

Oct 09, 2017 No Comments by

One thing you need when you come to Bansko is a piste map. Click here to open, and download if you wish, your high resolution map in a new tab (it’s free). Bansko Blog works with Euphoria Bar and Grill, the home of our live cam, and you can pick up a printed map there, […]

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What the FAQ #5: What Do I Need to Pack For Bansko?

Oct 03, 2017 No Comments by

What should I pack for my Bansko ski trip? This is a very common question and the answer, once again, is “it depends”. It depends if you are flying with a check-in bag or just a cabin bag. You can go skiing for a week with just one cabin bag. This means you get get […]

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Easy Jet Opens Bookings for Flights Until June 24th 2018

Sep 20, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet opens for flight bookings up until June 24th 2018. Now is a great time to book a few Bansko ski trips. As I always say, March and early April are my recommended times to come to Bansko, if you can. Anytime from 4th March 2018 is good until the end of the season. Of […]

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What The FAQ? #1: Taking and Spending Money in Bulgaria

Sep 11, 2017 No Comments by

What Currency Should I Bring To Bulgaria? In the first, of a new series of “What The FAQ?”, I answer the most Frequency Asked Questions on the topic of money. So hold on to your Leva, €Euro, £UK pounds, Shekels, Turkish Lira, Swiss Francs, Japanese Yen and $Dollars and read on Disclaimer: This article is for […]

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EasyJet February 2018 Ski Holiday Flights: On Sale From 27th April

Apr 26, 2017 No Comments by

EasyJet from 27th April will release seats for sale from 5th February 2018 to 15th March 2018. Booking within the first day of launch almost always saves you money. They are very unlikely to get cheaper — but if they do lower the price you can now no longer claim the difference using the price guarantee […]

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Not all transfers are the same

Oct 29, 2016 No Comments

Your Bansko transfer with FREE Wi-Fi is a key part to a great start to your ski holiday in Bansko. Unfortunately for some, their transfer is not what they had bargained for. Crazy overtaking, rushed, unfriendly attitude are some of the reasons I started banskoblog.com in 2008. In January 2009 I started offering quality transfers services and every […]

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