Archive for Skiing & Snowboarding

First Day Of The Ski Season: WONDERFUL!!

Dec 04, 2018 No Comments by

Yesterday I took my time. A little nervous but excited at the prospect of the first day of the 2018|19 ski season. I strolled to our ski hire and lesson partners, Skimania, met some friends and less than 50 metres to the gondola lift. No-one, except the lift operators, were around. 35 leva for a [...]

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Bansko Opens 3rd December 2018: Special Opening Deal

Dec 02, 2018 No Comments by

It is with great pleasure to announce the early partial opening of Bansko ski resort on Monday 3rd December The price of full adult card is reduced at 35 leva, a two-day costs 65 leva, and 3 days costs 95 leva. Half day lift passes not available for these reduced priced days. The duration of [...]

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New Snowboards from Slash, Jones and Nitro

Nov 30, 2018 No Comments by

One of the secrets of having a hassle free trip is to get through both one’s departure and arrival airport nice and quickly. I recommend taking hand luggage only; no check-in bag to wait for. Then meeting your driver at arrivals and moving onto Bansko private transfer without delay. But sometimes there is a concern that [...]

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Bansko Blog In The Press: Try Summit Different

Nov 28, 2018 No Comments by

It is always nice to received recognition in the press, in this case it was the UK’s Mirror newspaper. And it with great pride that Banskoblog.com and Bansko App was mentioned as being so useful to Andy Rudd’s trip to Bansko last season. Here are some extracts from Andy Rudd’d Mirror article that I especially [...]

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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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Ski Season Lift Passes On Sale: Save 200 Leva

Nov 02, 2018 No Comments

Buy a season lift pass at the promotional price of 1,300 leva (adult).  I’m a long time season pass holder and I much appreciate that it comes with the benefit of being able to use the VIP lane at the gondola lift. Adult Season Pass 1,300 leva Student Season Pass 1,200 leva Children 7 to [...]

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