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Valentina Heights Special Offer March And April

Mar 07, 2019 No Comments by

Bansko Blog is delighted to be able to offer an end of season 2019 special offer from Valentina Heights Chalet Hotel. It’s available anytime from 15th March – 15 April. Catered week £ 280 Airport transfers + Half board with evening drink + Spa + Ski lift shuttle. Catered 5-6 days: £ 45 per day [...]

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Martenitsa: The Baba Marta Tradition on 1st March

Feb 28, 2019 No Comments by

Baba Marta day is on 1st March; it’s one of the most widely celebrated traditions in a country with a long history with many traditions. But it is one of the most uncommon celebrations. The word “Baba” means grandmother in Bulgarian and the “Marta” is connected with the word “Mart” which means the month of [...]

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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 App: Helping Bansko Visitors Since 2012

Feb 09, 2019 No Comments by

Because the Bansko App is now seven years old, today I take a moment reflect on the app. Bansko App went live on 14th February 2012 that has had continuous development to bring new features and new design interactions to bring it to it’s current state. Best of all has been the huge number of genuine [...]

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The Ski Season That Keeps on Giving: Snow Report and Forecast

Feb 07, 2019 No Comments by

As we are now half way through the Bansko winter ski season, it’s nice to pause for a second and reflect on how it’s all going. The good news was up until last Sunday that lift queues were way down on the previous season. And my greatest surprise has been how good it’s been for [...]

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Bansko International Art Gallery: Bansko

Jan 29, 2019 No Comments by

If you are planning on coming to Bansko and are still wondering what to do here, except skiing, snowboarding, skidoo safari, snow shoeing, hiking, MTBing, horse riding, spa, food and wine, then read on… There are many cool activities and things to do in Bansko and to make these more accessible we’ve launched a number of [...]

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It’s Snowing Powder Days: 90cm+ for Excellent ⛷

Jan 23, 2019 No Comments

It’s Snowing on the slopes above Bansko. Powder days are here. I’m forecasting 90cm+ of snow from yesterday until Sunday evening. From Monday 28th January 2019 should see the sunshine and colder temperatures. There will be rain in town and on the snow road which will cause some damage. But I don’t think anything to [...]

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