How To Find Cheap Flights To Sofia: A Reader’s Question

Jun 10, 2009 6 Comments by

We’re all up to it now. Finding cheap flights. Taking a break – and with the economic crisis in full swing – this should mean a ton of cheap flights to Bulgaria. Well that’s what you should think. And this is, I am sure, typical of many a reader — here’s an email from Maeve [...]

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How To Play Pirin Golf And Country Club?

Jun 07, 2009 8 Comments by

Before packing your clubs, and heading off to Pirin Golf And Country Club, you’ll either need to be a member (€3,000 per annum) OR enter a tournament BEFORE turning up. You can see an article and club house review here: https://banskoblog.com/pirin-golf-and-country-club/. Today I take a look at, how to  play golf here. When you require [...]

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How To Rent Your Bansko Property: Part II

Jun 01, 2009 4 Comments by

I take a further look at how to rent your Bansko Property. If you read my part 1,  Top 10 Questions To Help Rent Your Apartment, then this follows on from those key questions I talked about. So I’ll assume we’re sure we are looking at ways to rent our property in Bansko (or indeed [...]

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Wizz Air 20% Off Sofia Flights: Three Days Only

May 29, 2009 No Comments by

This the Wizz Air 20% off deal launched today, for those of us who didn’t get round to booking flights in the one day offer — which I wrote about on the 19th May, https://banskoblog.com/wizz-air-offer-19-may/, we have a second chance. Wizz Air fly to a load of destinations in eastern europe: so it well worth [...]

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Golf At Pirin Golf And Country Club: Tournament Details

May 28, 2009 4 Comments by

Fancy a round of golf at the the fabulous new Pirin Golf And Country Club ? But before I go on to a neat way of getting a round in at this members only club, take a look at the incredible new club house. I took a look in early April — with snow on [...]

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Bulgaria Bans Public Smoking: Too Good To Be True?

May 21, 2009 5 Comments by

A full public places smoking ban comes into force on June 1st 2010. Yes, this is the best news I’ve heard for ages. You can be sure of my position on this. No smell of stale smoke here. And I will make my point and promotion right now on my support for this ban… All  [...]

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Bulgarian Ski Resorts Are Illegal: Investigation

May 20, 2009 No Comments

Bulgarians are accused of illegal development, flouting environmental rules and ignoring building regulations. BanskoBlog investigates. The accusations are simple. Environmentalists claim much of the expansion of the country’s ski areas has been done on land that is protected by international and national law. With Bulgaria now in the European Union, the EC is currently looking [...]

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