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100 Best Ski Resorts of the World, 2nd (100 Best Series) Reviews


Bansko, Pirin Mountain Bulgaria


Pros: Everything important for the skier is plus

Cons: To Get There could be problem if not in Europe

I ski Sierra Nevada, also know southern Rockies and great Northwest. Compared to these places Bansko, Bulgaria offers not only Alps charm as anywhere else at popular European destinations, but much affordable ski vacation than any other in Europe. Along with the unique atmosphere of a historical 10,000 population old town. The 6 seater gondola takes you up the mountain for about 25 min from the town streets. Then reaching the ski lifts one can spread all over the ski trails that are wide as boulevards. So, even a beginner can slide down from the very top of this very scenic mountain. A long well groomed trails and ski lifts can get you down using a home run to the lower gondola station in...
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