News from Bansko

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  • Bansko - The Best of Bulgaria and Eastern Europe

    Bansko - The Best of Bulgaria and Eastern Europe

    04.01.2007Riding the gleaming blue Doppelmayr gondola up the Pirin mountains over a pine forest blanketed by overnight snow, it was easy to imagine we were in the French Tarentaise rather than Bulgaria. The meticulously groomed pi...
  • One Hour Less Sofia - Bansko Drive

    One Hour Less Sofia - Bansko Drive

    04.01.2007It will take one hour less to drive from Sofia to Bansko thanks to the opening of a new 39 - m - long section of Strouma highway. The construction works have finally finished and yesterday the section was officially open...
  • Great skiing and luxury hotels at bargain prices

    Great skiing and luxury hotels at bargain prices

    27.10.2006Never in my wildest dreams did I imagine I’d see skiing like this in Bulgaria, ” Borislav Kostourkov, a Bulgarian journalist and skier admitted on his first visit to Bansko, the country’s newest and best resort. Last...
  • Summer Holidays in Bansko

    Summer Holidays in Bansko

    20.10.2006Yes, Bansko is known for the its skiing. People flock to the area from all over Europe to enjoy the new facilities and the ideal ski conditions. But what about the summer? Well, summer holidaying in Bansko is also fun. T...
  • The Val d\'Isere of the future?

    The Val d\'Isere of the future?

    17.10.2006Bansko: Eastern Europe\'s answer to Aspen. So runs the hyperbole about one of Europe\'s newest ski resorts. It\'s a buzz that the resort\'s developers are understandably keen to perpetuate. Millions of euros are being sp...
  • Bulgarian Resorts and its Fantastic Profit Potential

    Bulgarian Resorts and its Fantastic Profit Potential

    16.10.2006For all skiing related sport lovers out there, Bulgaria offers you the most outstanding winter sport resorts available in Main land Europe today. Already well known on the world Skiing circuit are resorts such as Bansko,...
  • Bansko Ranked Among Top Six Ski Resorts

    Bansko Ranked Among Top Six Ski Resorts

    15.10.2006Bansko is ranked among the best top six winter resorts, wrote The Guardian quoting the former British snowboard champion Chris Moran. According to Moran, the number of people that practice this sport is constantly on...
  • Bansko will build first ski fun park in Bulgaria

    Bansko will build first ski fun park in Bulgaria

    15.10.2006The most modern Bulgarian ski center Bansko will offer the first ski and snowboard free ride park in Bulgaria. The fun parks are pistes with jumps and other equipments and obstacles for ski and snowboard free style. They...
  • 3/4 Million Expected to Visit Bansko this Season

    3/4 Million Expected to Visit Bansko this Season

    15.10.2006Over 3/4 of a million people visited Bansko Ski Resort the last ski season which is great news for property owners as ourselves. This increasing rise in tourist numbers bodes well for the future of Bansko. The resort...
  • 110 Millionaires Hit the Ski Slopes in Bansko

    110 Millionaires Hit the Ski Slopes in Bansko

    15.10.2006110 millionaires from Austria, Germany, Denmark and Italy gathered for a couple of days to try out the slopes of Bulgaria\'s best ski resort of Bansko. The guests arrived with a charter flight and were accommodated in th...
  • British Invasion in the Pririn Mountains

    British Invasion in the Pririn Mountains

    14.10.2006 More and more subjects of HE Elizabeth II get ready to move to Bansko, the fastest developing ski resort in Bulgaria. English investors paid 1000 euro per a sqm built - up area in the newest holiday village Bojurland i...