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Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko Donated One Tonne of Food to the Bears Park in Belitsa

Oct 21, 2019 No Comments by

The hotel repeated its “One Team, One Goal – One Tonne of Food” initiative for a seventh consecutive year Bansko. On 16th October, Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko’s team visited the Bears Park in Belitsa with the honourable mission of donating one tonne of fresh fruits. For a seventh year in a row, the hotel purposely planned its visit in […]

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Ski Lift Pass Prices 2020

Sep 09, 2019 No Comments by

Bansko lift pass prices 2019/20 are here. Bansko is still great value, especially since the prices have not increased for several years and that now 70% of the slopes are covered by snow cannon. UPDATE 20% discount i.e. 56  leva/day until end of the 2019/20 ski season (from 16th March 2020) Click here for our […]

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Social Spring Skiing: April is the New March

Apr 05, 2019 No Comments by

April is the new March. Or rather it would be, if the ski lifts stayed open for another week. With more snow expected next week, there will be a few frustrated Bansko visitors who were hoping the season would be extended — just like it has been in other years. But not this year. The […]

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Season Ends 7th April 2019: Good snow till the end

Mar 25, 2019 No Comments by

This is the Bansko ski season that just keeps on giving. The last weeks has delivered seven days of mainly clear blue skies and warm sunshine. With wonderful skiing in the morning up until 1pm ish and later some days there has nothing been to complain about. Then today it gets even better because there […]

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Snow Forecast: 20cm of Snow Thursday 21st March

Mar 13, 2019 No Comments by

This is the Bansko ski season that just keeps on giving. After last night’s snow and today’s bluebird day (see photo above) there’s more snow to fall tomorrow (Thursday 14th March). But, most all, I am pleased to say that I am forecasting another really substantial 20cm snow fall on Thursday 21st March. The only […]

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Blue Bird day After 20cm of Fresh Dump: Snow Forecast for Next Week

Feb 24, 2019 No Comments by

Bansko World Cup 2019 has been a tremendous sporting spectacle but, it was somewhat ironic that, yesterday’s racing was cancelled because of snow. It’s dangerous to let competitors race in low visibility. The snow on Friday night provided 20cm+ of really fine powder snow. And the cold temperatures of -16C at the top and -11 […]

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Bansko Blog App: You Say

Feb 12, 2019 No Comments

Bansko App, in it’s iOS version, went live on 14th February 2012 and Android later that year. Reviews and in-app chat comments from app users are one of the things that has motivated. And to continue fixing bugs and improving the user experience. There have, and continue to be, been many challenges. Most of these […]

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