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Learning Bulgarian: Mission (Im)possible?

Dec 08, 2009 6 Comments by

I’m not proud to admit it, but my Bulgarian is about as good as my Arabic — that is to say, close to hopeless. At the same time, I’ve met a few expats who have achieved a level of Bulgarian that impresses even locals. In my recent Food Guide, there were names of the dishes [...]

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Mountain Dream Ref MDG15

Nov 30, 2009 No Comments by

We are able to offer accommodation for 2009 and 2010 in a luxury one bedroom apartment (G15) which is part of Mountain Dream, a ski hotel in Bansko Bulgaria. The hotel is five minutes walk from the state of the art gondola station, with the hotel offering a ski on ski off facility it is [...]

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Is This A Record Bansko Restaurant Rip Off?

Aug 30, 2009 13 Comments by

OBETSANOVA MEHANA, is a Bansko restaurant that is named and shamed in today’s review from Bansko Blog readers, Patrick and Sylvia from Ireland. Read on to see why their meal was as much fun as having a tooth pulled. Firstly my many thanks to them for sending this in. Restaurant owners and operators are changing [...]

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How To Enjoy The Seven Rila Lakes

Jul 25, 2009 8 Comments by

Waking up in Sapareva Banya on Saturday, the forecast was 36 degrees and looking up at the clear blue sunny skies and smelling the clear air and slight mist clinging to the mountain slope.  This sensation confirmed my view from a visit last year, that this is a very special area and required an assault [...]

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Sofia Transfers

Mar 01, 2009 43 Comments by

Sofia airport to Bansko private transfers, shared transfers, taxis and hire car options are all here. Click here for an updated version of this article. I don’t want to have to think. I want peace of mind. Flights to Sofia are available from EasyJet, RyanAir British Airways, Bulgaria Air, Wizz Air, Balkan Airways, German Wings, [...]

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About

Feb 10, 2009 No Comments by

  Hello, my name is Lance Nelson. Thank you for visiting BanskoBlog.com today. Here you’ll read articles that help your search for the best value available in Bansko. Bansko Blog reflects my passions for outdoor life, the mountains and of course the winter ski season. In summer you’ll read about other topics from property ownership to [...]

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Sofia Airport Bansko Transfer Update

Dec 14, 2008 5 Comments

Sofia Airport To Bansko transfers are one of the most popular search requests for this Bansko Blog. Click play for the audio version of this article: George, a Bansko Blog reader from the UK, has now tried Bulgaria Transport for car hire to Bansko – after reading my Bansko transfer article – as wrote: “I’m [...]

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