Sofia, December 15, 2015/Independent Balkan News Agency
Bulgaria’s mountain winter resort town of Pamporovo is to open its 2015/16 ski season on December 19, according to the resort’s website.
Use of the ski lifts will be free of charge on opening day, the resort said.
Proceedings begin at 10am with music and games and the official opening ceremony will be at noon.
With the opening of the ski season at Pamporovo, a new four-seat lift will come into use, replacing the old rope tow in the Two Bridges area at the Malina ski centre. The new lift has capacity for 2000 people an hour.