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Russia Is Strategic Partner in Tourism for Bulgaria, Angelkova Tells TASS

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova said on Friday that Russia is a partner of strategic importance in the area of tourism for her country, TASS reported.

Business » Tourism | February 12, 2016, Friday // 18:37 | Viewed: 771

Free Map of Wine Routes Guides Tourists in Bulgaria's Melnik Region

A free map of wine routes in the Bulgarian region of Melnik is seeking to encourage the development of wine tourism in the area.

Business » Tourism | February 12, 2016, Friday // 13:52 | Viewed: 1101

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Voted 3rd in European Best Destinations Ranking

Plovdiv, the second-largest Bulgarian city, has made it into the top three of the European Best Destinations 2016 ranking.

Business » Tourism | February 11, 2016, Thursday // 22:36 | Viewed: 1595

Sofia Hosts 33rd Edition of Holiday & Spa International Tourist Fair

The Bulgarian capital will host the 33rd edition of the Holiday & Spa Expo International Tourist Fair.

Business » Tourism | February 11, 2016, Thursday // 09:20 | Viewed: 1098

Revenues from Short-term Accommodation Increased in Bulgaria in December 2015

According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI) released on Wednesday, the revenues generated from nights spent at places of short-term accommodation amounted to BGN 36 in December last year.

Business » Tourism | February 10, 2016, Wednesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 1134

Bulgaria Leads in Early Bookings for Summer 2016 at TUI Russia

Officials at TUI Russia believe that Bulgaria has all the chances to become the most sought-after destination for ​​early booking by Russian tourists this summer, Travel Russian News reported on Friday.

Business » Tourism | February 5, 2016, Friday // 22:08 | Viewed: 2684

Two Bulgarian Resorts Rank Among Ten Cheapest Destinations for Russian Tourists

The Bulgarian Black Sea resorts of Sunny Beach and Golden Sands rank among the ten cheapest destinations for Russian tourists this year.

Business » Tourism | February 4, 2016, Thursday // 12:05 | Viewed: 2147

Bulgaria's Koprivshtitsa Ranks Among 30 Most Beautiful Towns in Europe

According to the Japanese Association of Travel Agents (JATA), the Bulgarian town of Koprvishtitsa ranks among the thirty most beautiful towns in Europe.

Business » Tourism | January 31, 2016, Sunday // 13:45 | Viewed: 7140

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Increased by 15.4 % Y/Y in December 2015

In December 2015, Bulgarians completed 309 010 trips abroad, which represented an increase of 15.

Business » Tourism | January 27, 2016, Wednesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 3190

German Tourism Weekly: 'Smells Like Bulgarian Summer'

With good bargains, many renovated hotels and a number of events Bulgaria "has turned professional" as a tourist destination, a German weekly media outlet writes.

Business » Tourism | January 26, 2016, Tuesday // 11:18 | Viewed: 2671

Bulgaria’s Plovdiv Vying for Title of European Best Destination 2016

Plovdiv is the only Bulgarian city nominated for participation in the seventh edition of the competition for the title of Best European Destination 2016.

Business » Tourism | January 21, 2016, Thursday // 20:21 | Viewed: 2253

Algarve, Bulgaria, Cape Town 'Cheap for Holiday Spending'

Algarve in Portugal is the cheapest place for British tourists willing to travel without leaving Europe, followed by Bulgaria's Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach, a new report suggests.

Business » Tourism | January 15, 2016, Friday // 18:34 | Viewed: 2649

Bulgaria to be Promoted as Tourist Destination at Rio Olympics

Bulgaria will be promoted as a tourist destination at the 2016 Olympic Games which will be taking place in Rio de Janeiro this summer.

Business » Tourism | January 15, 2016, Friday // 09:07 | Viewed: 2739

Russian Tourists Visiting Bulgarian Winter Resorts Increase 3% - Industry Source

Russia’s Ural Tourism Association (UAT) has said that the number of Russian tourists spending their winter holidays in Bulgarian resorts increased by about 3% this season, reaching some 370,000 by early January, TASS reported on Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | January 13, 2016, Wednesday // 18:35 | Viewed: 2299

Bulgaria Visited by 110 000 during Winter Holidays

Around 110 000 foreign nationals have visited Bulgaria for the winter holidays, a tourism official has saidGreece, Macedonia, Serbia and Romania were the main source of tourists to the country between December 15 and January 06, according to Rumen Dragano

Business » Tourism | January 9, 2016, Saturday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2130

More Visitors to Bulgaria's Ski Resorts during Christmas Holidays This Season

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said more people visited ski resorts in the country around Christmas and New Year compared to the 2014-2015 winter holidays.

Business » Tourism | January 7, 2016, Thursday // 10:22 | Viewed: 2181

Over 32 000 Tourists Visited Bulgaria's Pamporovo During Christmas Holidays

More than 32 000 tourists visited the Bulgarian winter resort of Pamporovo over the festive period spanning Christmas and New Year.

Business » Tourism | January 4, 2016, Monday // 16:43 | Viewed: 2400

Bulgaria Launches Billboard Campaign to Stimulate Domestic Tourism

The Bulgarian tourism ministry and municipalities are launching a billboard campaign aimed at stimulating domestic tourism.

Business » Tourism | December 29, 2015, Tuesday // 16:36 | Viewed: 2285

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Increase by 12.7 % Y/Y in November

According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI) released on Monday, the trips of Bulgarian citizens abroad in November 2015 amounted to 305 184, which represented an increase of 12.

Business » Tourism | December 28, 2015, Monday // 21:55 | Viewed: 1825

Hürriyet Daily: Springtime in Turkey-Bulgaria Relations

Turkey's English-language Hürriyet Daily News has published a piece quoting Turkish officials who praise Bulgaria-Turkey relations and bilateral exchange in tourism, culture, and even investment.

Business » Tourism | December 26, 2015, Saturday // 12:07 | Viewed: 2518

Rise in Number of Tourists to Bulgaria Expected This Winter

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said the number of foreign visitors to Bulgaria for the winter tourist season is expected to be 5 to 7% up compared to the previous year.

Business » Tourism | December 26, 2015, Saturday // 11:41 | Viewed: 4189