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  • 03-12-2012
    The biggest news for the Bulgarian freeride scene in the upcoming winter season, "Mad Goat Ride" is scheduled to take place on 1st - 3rd March 2013 in the ski resort of Bansko in the Pirin Mountains. This freeride competition, which has FWQ Class 2 * will be for men and women in ski and snowboard categories.This season, there is one worldwide FWQ ranking system but riders will be designated into...
  • 02-12-2012
    Program of events and performances for the run up to Christmas in Bansko Monday, December 3rd 17:00 – Christmas tree Lighting “Nikola Vaptsarov” square   Thursday, December 6th 17:00 – Opening of Christmas Bazaar “Nikola Vaptsarov” square *THIS WILL RUN UNTIL 13th Janaury 2013   Wednesday, December 12th 18:00 – Jean-Claude Danaud’s “Parisian madness” – a...
  • 01-12-2012
    The official lighting up of the Bansko Christmas tree and town lights on 3rd Decmber 2012. This event will commence at 17:00 in the main square and will include a series of performances by local school children including songs and poems. Additionally on the 6th December Bansko will open it's 1st Christmas market with stalls and stands around the town square selling traditional fayre, presents,...
  • 01-12-2012
    This was published in the local newspaper "Struma". We can only hope it will happen... "Construction of the airport near the village Musomishte, Gotse Delchev municipality will begin next summer, it was revealed today. The airport is used for commercial flights service and to conduct such charter to and from the country. This will strengthen the Winter Tourist flow, cultural and spa resorts in...
  • 20-11-2012
      Open lessons for the children and the students from Bansko and the region: Thursday, November 22 10.00 – “Caves and speleology”, Alexey Zhalov, the Big hall in “N. Y. Vaptsarov” community center (“N. Y. Vaptsarov” square at the town center). 19.30 – “In the depths of the Universe: the evolution of our Sun and the stars as a whole”, astronomy lesson and observation of...
  • 20-11-2012
    EVENT CALENDAR BANSKO 2012-2013 (via: www.banskoski.com/en/events/details/87/ ) 15 December - official season opening with Herman Maier, Marc Girardelilli and Peter Popangelov 24-26 December 2012 – Christmas Season 21 January 2013 – Atomic ski series 28-29 January – KAPPY Cup, FIS races with SL, 1 GS 14 February 2012 – St. Valentine’s day 18 February – 26 February 2013 – IBU...
  • 11-11-2012
    This is an article in "Kapital" newspaper. Translated by Google. "The good news this year is that early bookings go with the pace of 2011, in some markets there is a slight increase. The market will move up mainly by tourists from neighboring countries and Russia, and the choice of ski destination, it will depend on the lowest price, which increases the chance of Bulgaria. Consultation...
  • 08-11-2012
    About Join a celebration of culinary prowess in Premier Luxury Mountain Resort at the first annual Premier Gastronomy Festival 2012 in partnership with Euro-Toques. Top Bulgarian and International chefs, sommeliers, the best winemakers and the finest food producers will make sure to take you to extreme gastronomical levels! Experience Bulgarian Gourmet Cuisine We invite you to experience,...
  • 04-11-2012
    Bulgaria's capital Sofia is one of three new destinations featuring on low-cost airline Easyjet's new schedule from Stansted next year. The carrier will serve the flights to Sofia twice a week on Tuesdays and Saturdays, with the first due on February 16. The budget airline will also add year-round flights to Egypt and Morocco. "We're delighted to add Sharm el-Sheikh and Sofia to our scheduled...
  • 04-11-2012
    A new attraction will be available next summer on "Bunderishka polyana". Dry slope for skiing/boarding has just been finished by a german company and it is the biggest in Eastern Europe. It will be used for practise and competitions.
  • 04-11-2012
    "Bulgarian ski resort Bansko will be the cheapest in Europe for the British during the upcoming winter season, reports website Cheapflights.co.uk. One week ski vacation, including ski hire and lessons teacher will come to islanders 252 pounds, the newspaper said on Thursday. Demand for skiing holidays by the British slowly declining in recent years, as high prices for one week skiing on the...
  • 31-10-2012
    According to the ranking for "Hottest 100 winter resorts" of the British newspaper "Daily Mail", Bansko is number 1 in Europe for skiing and snowboarding in 2012. The ranking is done on the pricing policy of the resort and the facilities available for winter sports. The comments reflected that Bansko is a new resort and is an example of proper investment. On 17 December the season will be...
  • 31-10-2012
        The official opening of the winter season in Bansko will be on 15 December. But before that date, students will firs benefit from the well-prepared slopes in the resort.   Around 10, 000 graduates will have their celebration on December 8 in Bansko. Hoteliers will offer many tempting offers. The prices in Bansko start from 25 euro in small family hotels and reach up to 40-50 euro in...
  • 31-10-2012
    Just a few days left until Bansko film fest 2012. The 12th edition of the International mountain film festival will take place in less than a month – this is the most significant cinema forum of this kind in southeastern Europe, the biggest event in Bulgaria, dedicated to the mountaineering way of life, and it occupies one of the central places in the cultural calendar of Bulgaria’s winter...