By sweetthursday

Summer hiking in Bansko, Bulgaria

Imagine a landscape of knife-sharp granite ridges and peaks, babbling mountain brooks overflowing from cold, clear glacial lakes, and alpine meadows bursting with

Sun and snow in Bansko

Skiing in Bansko, Bulgaria is a value-for-money option which leaves nothing out. Budget airlines Easyjet and Wizzair fly to Sofia, and the transfer to Bansko is about 100 miles.