Categorisation & Rentals of Bansko Apartments There is a lot of confusion about the regulations surrounding apartment rentals in Bansko. We have collected the following information from our knowledge having lived and worked in Bansko for 10 years and from other reliable sources including direct dealings with the Ministry of Tourism […]

Categorisation & Rentals of Bansko Apartments

How to Find  Overseas Property Insurance We show you how to compare overseas property insurance quotes to find the best holiday home insurance at the lowest price. Insurance for overseas property is vital – particularly for holiday homes where you personally may not be able to visit regularly to keep […]

How to Find Overseas Property Insurance

Bansko Bamro
Christmas and New Year and January School Holidays Bulgaria: Saturday 24th December 2016 to Wednesday 4th January 2017. Greece: 24th December 2016 to 7th January 2017 Romania:  19th December 2016 to 10th January 2017 UK:  19th December 2016 to 2nd January 2017 (Northern Ireland from 21st December 2016, Scotland to […]

Bank Holidays and School Holidays for the 2016/17 ski season ...

Bamro - Local Taxes in Bansko
Why it is important to pay your Local Taxes / Council Taxes on your Bulgarian Property   Recently we have taken on a few new customers/ apartment owners and have found that although they had thought their local taxes had been paid, they actually had not been and this had […]

Your Local Taxes in Bansko

Bansko Jazz Festival
6 August – Saturday 1. Big Band Blagoevgrad and soloists, conductor Boris Yanev and special guest Yordanka Hristova –vocal (Bulgaria) 2. Susana Sawoff (Austria) – Susana Sawoff – vocal & piano, Manu Mayr  – electric & double bass, Lukas König – drums, percussion 3. The Golden Buddha Jazz Band (P. R. […]

Bansko Jazz Festival 2016

Bansko Opera festival
For the seventh consecutive year the festival will be held under the open sky Bansko Opera Festival. On 25th, 26th and August 27th in the main square in the resort will be presented three world classics. The program of Bansko Opera Festival every year enriches and diversifies, and the number […]

Bansko Opera Festival 2016

Bansko bear sanctuary.
A Look Inside The Belitsa Sanctuary Bulgaria’s Refuge for Ex Dancing Bears Lauren Kearney  Until 1993, when Bulgaria made the use of bears for entertainment illegal, bear cubs were routinely captured from the wild and torn away from their mothers to be made into “dancing bears.” All for the sake […]

Belitsa’s Sanctuary for Ex Dancing Bears near to Bansko.

SOFIA AIRPORT TO BANSKO – DRIVING DIRECTIONS AND PUBLIC TRANSPORT We are often asked for driving directions to Bansko for people hiring a car and also for details of public transport options available.  We hope you will find the following useful.   PRIVATE TRANSFERS Enjoy the luxury of being met […]


Spotlight on: Bansko Since the turn of the millennium, Bansko has been transformed, with millions invested in new infrastructure both in the town and on the hill.   Bansko is perhaps the best known of all the Eastern European resorts, attracting a huge number of British skiers. The resort regularly comes […]

Spotlight on: Bansko

BALKANS TOUR 2015 A very worthwhile trip if you are planning a few days away from Bansko on a road trip around the Balkans. We are publishing this as many people have asked us for details. Hopefully this gives most of the information required, but if not then please contact […]

BALKANS TOUR 2015 – A road trip from Bansko