Summer 2017 Gondola Lift Times

The Bansko gondola lift is now open all days  Subscribe to my newsletter to receive an email when I have news. The summer is here and we’re busy with your summer activities so be sure to contact us to book your horse riding, hire car, transfer, rial monastery tour, wine tour and much more.   [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Events, Featured, Gondola Lift Summer 2017|Comments Off

From India to Bansko: How Ayurveda is becoming more and more known in Bulgaria

Ayurveda Clinic Bansko is the only place in Bulgaria where the Ayurveda medical team is entirely made of Indian qualified specialists. The head of the medical team is an Ayurveda guru. His name is Mahesh Garje. He possesses an Indian representative’s license for Ayurveda medicine as well as for Ayurvedic surgery. He is qualified to use [...]

By |July 27th, 2017|Activities, Ayurveda clinic, Lucky Bansko Hotel|Comments Off

Tomahawk SteakHouse Restaurant: Open for Summer Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner

The Bansko summer season is now in full swing and it’s time to take a look atTomahawk SteakHouse which is now open for the summer season. I’m always being asked for my favourite places, so now its mid summer I’m going to be publishing a series of articles here of a few places that are [...]

By |July 26th, 2017|Bars and Restaurants, Tomahawk restaurant, Tomahawk steak house|Comments Off

EasyJet February 2018 Ski Holiday Flights: On Sale From 27th April

EasyJet from 27th April will release seats for sale from 5th February 2018 to 15th March 2018. Booking within the first day of launch almost always saves you money. They are very unlikely to get cheaper — but if they do lower the price you can now no longer claim the difference using the price guarantee [...]

By |April 26th, 2017|easyJet flights, Events, Getting Here, Half term skiing|Comments Off

What Is A “Digital Nomad”, And What Are They Doing In Bansko?

If you’re a Bansko business or an apartment owner, you may have heard of ‘Coworking Bansko’, and Digital Nomads, and be wondering what they are? This guest post from Magnus Huckvale, a digital nomad since 2005, sets out to answer these questions. Well, digital nomads certainly might be of interest to you as potential customers or [...]

By |April 12th, 2017|coworking Bansko, digital nomad, Living, Magnus Huckvale|Comments Off

How Good Can A “Bad” Powder Day Be?

This was my thought as I approached the top of the gondola lift this morning. It felt like everyone had given up the idea of skiing. Grey overcast and some light rain in town. And still there was rain at the top of the gondola lift. So straight up Bunderitsa 1 and 2 chair lifts [...]

By |April 6th, 2017|Bansko weather, Skiing & Snowboarding, snow forecast, Weather|Comments Off

DUMP 2017: Fresh Snow On It’s Way

Snow will fall for Bansko from the early hours of tomorrow, Tuesday 4th April. I expect at least 8cm and then go on through much of the day. Wednesday, Thursday and Friday will also see snow falls on the higher slopes. I think 15cm is possible. More happy good days on the slopes here in [...]

By |April 3rd, 2017|dump 2017, Featured, Skiing & Snowboarding, snow forecast, weather forecast|Comments Off

Top 5 Ways To Book and Save On Your Bansko Christmas and New Year Ski Trip

This is how to grab a bargain ski trip to Bansko this Christmas and New Year and for January 2018. And it starts right now because EasyJet launch their flights tomorrow 23rd March 2017 for flights from 29th October to 4th February 2018.   1.  Book your flight when they are first offered for sale By [...]

By |March 22nd, 2017|Bansko Christmas, bansko new year, saving money, Skiing & Snowboarding|Comments Off

When Will The Bansko Ski Season End?

This Bansko ski season is set to end on the 17th April 2017. And you, like me, will be thinking, what will the snow be like in April?  See my snow report from the snow road below:   Weather forecast Already we have typical Spring ski conditions. This means great skiing in the morning but slushy [...]

By |March 20th, 2017|ski guarantee, ski season end 2017, Skiing & Snowboarding, spring skiing|Comments Off

DUMP 2107: Epic Conditions With Snow Falling In Town

Another wonderful day on the slopes. Whilst I could not get up the mountain today, David and his friends joined me for a Facebook live video. We broadcast this by the base gondola lift station. Its;s nearly happy hour at The Happy End (15:30 to 16:30 with the Excellent Vagabond on stage The snow that [...]

By |March 12th, 2017|Bansko ski conditions, Skiing & Snowboarding, Weather, weather forecast|Comments Off