Di Vino Wine Exhibition 23rd, 24th and 25th November — Inter Expo Center, Sofia

Nov 05, 2018 No Comments by

My favourite wine event of the year, DiVino Taste exhibition is here very soon. The seventh DiVino.Taste exhibition at the Inter Expo Center, Sofia in Hall 5  from 23rd to 25th November 2018. As a wine enthusiast I can absolutely recommend this exhibition as the best of its kind I have ever been to. I [...]

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

Nov 02, 2018 No Comments by

Bansko is not only the best ski resort in Bulgaria, but it’s also a part of the FIS World Cup’s hosts. This year’s participation is from 22nd to 24th February. It includes Super G, Alpine combined and Giant Slalom for men. This is the eighth time Bansko hosts The World Cup. Hosting the event in [...]

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Ski Season Lift Passes On Sale: Save 200 Leva

Nov 02, 2018 No Comments by

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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Ski and Snowboard Hire and Lesson Prices

Nov 01, 2018 No Comments by

Ski and Snowboard Hire and Lesson Prices are here. Booking on Bansko App and Bansko Blog is now open with our special anniversary offer. Be sure to subscribe to receive your discount code and book in the new booking form. Click here. Two Skimania shops just 50 metres from gondola lift Beginners (never-evers), intermediates and [...]

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Kempinski Hotel Bansko Wins Bulgaria’s Best Hotel Spa 2018

Oct 31, 2018 No Comments by

Kempinski Hotel Grand Arena Bansko won the prestigious award for Bulgaria’s Best Hotel Spa 2018 from the World’s Spa Awards 2018 for the third time. This award comes as no surprise as I had the pleasure to be shown around by Natalia Kashirskya, Kempinski General Manager, just before the new Spa opened in June. My [...]

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What the FAQ #14: How To Book Your Sofia to Bansko Private Transfer At A 20% Discount

Oct 30, 2018 No Comments by

To celebrate the tenth year of Bansko Blog, I am delighted to say we have a 20% discount on all private transfers from Sofia (and Plovdiv) to Bansko (and return). The price is from €56 for two persons, one way. Book in the Bansko Blog App (it’s free) here: Bansko app for iOS iPhone, iPad Bansko [...]

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How to get from Plovdiv to Bansko: 2019 Update

Oct 29, 2018 No Comments

Getting from Plovdiv 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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