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Bansko Bars And Restaurants: A Musical Theme

Feb 05, 2010 No Comments by

I’ve been taking in several Bansko bars and restaurants over the last six weeks. So it was high time that I offered an updated mention of those I have particularly enjoyed. So from gentle piano playing, to hard rock and to the upscale Sing Sing piano bar… it’s time to sample what Bansko does well: [...]

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Bansko Royal Towers – Ref 432

Feb 02, 2010 No Comments by

Ref BRT432. Superb one bedroom apartment in Bansko Royal Towers with stunning views of the Pirin mountains and the Glazne River. Conveniently located 100m from the Gondola and the main apres ski bars which allows perfect door step skiing. The apartment has been finished to a very high standard with a large living area and [...]

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Mountain Restaurants

Jan 31, 2010 3 Comments by

Whilst I have to confess to finding the sustenance up on the plato Goat restaurant pretty acceptable… and here I go for hot chicken soup, maybe chips, kebabche, moussaka, a pork dish… but balancing a Shumensko beer on my tray destroys the final food bill. Read on to find out another place; one which reminds [...]

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Head’s Up Ski Gear Review

Jan 26, 2010 5 Comments by

“I cannot ski; something’s badly wrong…maybe I need new ski boots.” These were my feelings, when as it dawned on me that maybe it’s not just faulty technique that’s to blame. I felt a disconnect from my skis, a lack of control. Could it be that I had useless ski boots? Ski Gear, ski equipment, [...]

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The Two Oggys Show: Snow Report

Jan 22, 2010 2 Comments by

Today’s snow report comes from Oggy and Oggy. I had just finished the video of my early morning Head ski test session, and I was introduced to Stampi and Vasco’s friend, Oggy. Oggy then bumped into his friend, also called Oggy. And we went skiing together. The joi de vivre that these two amiable Bulgarian [...]

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Video Snow Report: Snowboard Editor’s Cut

Jan 21, 2010 No Comments by

It’s video snow reports today. And, oh yes, did I have fun. Brand new Head ski boots (RS 90′s 90/100) from the Head Test Centre revolutionisid my skiing. Not only were the ski conditions much better, but we enjoyed an apres ski tekkie fest editing the video you see above and below. Be sure to [...]

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Weather, Snow and Boots

Jan 19, 2010 4 Comments

The weather in Bansko caused some challenging ski conditions later on today, Stefan reports. Up on the Plato conditions were pretty much a white out. The snow was much better than yesterday, and only the odd icy patch. Forecast for more light snow. Friday still looking like much more significant snow falls. Weekend is looking [...]

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