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Bansko - Something More Than Great Ski Resort

The most ambitious aim of the project ‘Stabile development for recovery of the all year history and culture tourism in Bansko's municipality' is to be overcome the fetish of Bansko as ski-destination, stated the project's leader Tsveta Dimitrova, cited by Horemag.
The initiative seeks to involve the natural resources and history inheritance with purpose to create 4 season tourism routes.

We believe that in close future the one season image of Bansko will be overcome, an image related to...

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Ski Slopes in Bulgaria’s Bansko Resort Open December 1

All ski slopes in Bulgaria’s Bansko mountain resort will be opened on December 1st, manager of ski center Bansko Ivan Obreykov said.
19 ski slopes are to welcome tourists in the resort. Bansko has been equipped with two new ski slopes, a new four-seat ski lift, and a new tow-lift. 160 machines will provide the resort with artificial snow.

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Bansko Best For Beginners

A list of the top resorts suitable for those new to ski holidays has been released and the Bulgarian resort of Bansko features towards the top.

Compiled by the Guardian, Bansko is placed at number two in the list and is recommended for its good range of nursery slopes and modern lift system, which make it great for those on family ski holidays.

Bansko may also be a good choice for those on group ski holidays, with the newspaper noting that there is a "superb" 16 km intermediate run...

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Bulgaria’s Building of the Year Award

Redenka Lodge and Mountview Lodge Apartment Complex are among the nominated buildings in the well-respected competition…

For a very short period, numerous architectural works of arts were created in Bulgaria. The contemporary building in Bulgaria is a complex combination of original ideas and innovatory decisions. And it...

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The Great Winter Fiesta under Todorka Peak Starts on December 1st

The legendary alpinist Rainhold Mesner is coming to Bansko. The ski season will be opened on 15th Deceber by Yanitsa Kostelich, Kjetil Aamot and Marc Ghirardelli.

The ski season in Bansko will start on 1st December. All of the ski slopes will be opened and all of the equipment will be fully functional, announced the head of the ski zone Ms Maya Hristoskova.

The world famous German alpinist Reinhold Messner, the first man that conquered all 14 peaks over 8 000, situated in the...

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Kostelich, Aamod and Ghirardelli in Bansko for the Beginning of the New Skiing Season

The megastars of the alpine ski Yanitsa Kostelich, Kjetil André Aamodt and Marc Ghirardelli will be among the special guests for the opening ceremony of the new skiing season in Bansko on 15th December. This was announced by the head of the ski zone in Bansko Mr. Ivan Obreikov from the “Ulen” company.

The lower zone of the ski centre in the region of Chaloin Valog was renovated for the new skiing season. The two ski slopes were also renovated and equipped with snow canons for artificial snow....

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Bansko Hosts International Festival of Alpinist Film

83 participations from 22 countries from 5 continents are expected on this years 7th edition of International festival for alpinist films in Bansko ski resort.
The fest will start on November 29 and will continue for 4 days, the organizers informed.

Serious will be the participation of countries with highly developed cinema production: Italy, Germany, Switzerland, Austria and France.

For first time at the fest, movies from South Africa, Mexico, Turkey, Norway, and Holland will be emitted...

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Bulgaria Records Below-Zero Temperatures

The mild weather in Bulgaria, at the end of October and the beginning of November will come to an end this week, which will set in with temperatures below zero and snowfalls, forecasts say.

The lowest temperatures - between 5-7C below zero - will be recorded in Northeastern Bulgaria and in the plains at higher altitudes.

The week will bring scattered rain showers in Northern Bulgaria that will turn to snowfalls.
Highs are set at between 3 and 8C and are expected to start to rise at the...

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New Year and Christmas Covers Running Short Already

Winter season is on the way now and everybody is looking forward to spending cheerful and snowy holidays. Better hurry up and book a holiday, because covers in restaurants and bars for the New Year and the International Students' Day - December 8th are selling like hot cakes at low prices all around Bulgaria.
There are special packages offered in hotels and rural houses all over the country. The tourists can choose amongst a variety of offers, from mountain and sea resorts to rural and cultural...

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Shining Bansko

The municipality and the citizens of Bansko ski resort will polish the city for the opening of the new winter season in the middle of December.

The people from Bansko will clean streets, pavements, green areas from rubbish. This is municipality initiative, which aims to transform Bansko in a cozy place for tourists.

The resort won't be in dust and dirt. Local people already used to the idea they should work harder for one more friendly image of the resort, shared Aleksander Kravarov,...

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