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Bansko Declared Bulgaria’s Best Winter Resort in 2014 World Ski Awards

Bansko has been declared Bulgaria’s best winter resort for a second year in a row in an online vote for the 2014 World Ski Awards.

Business » Tourism | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 16:37 | Viewed: 717

Bulgaria Should Be Year-Round Tourist Destination – Minister

Bulgaria should become a year-round tourist destination, according to Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | November 23, 2014, Sunday // 11:59 | Viewed: 913

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Expects 4-5% Growth This Winter

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova told Dnevnik.bg that she expects a growth of 4-5% in the number of tourists this winter season.

Business » Tourism | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 18:37 | Viewed: 965

Bulgaria to Offer Combined Tour Packages with Neighboring Balkan Countries

Bulgaria will try to boost visitor numbers by offering combined tourism products including trips to neighboring Balkan countries.

Business » Tourism | November 20, 2014, Thursday // 11:42 | Viewed: 1123

UK Skiing Holiday Maker Praises Bulgaria's Bansko

"Bansko is the perfect ski resort for an absolute beginner“, according to a UK tourist sharing her impressions of the “small medieval town in Bulgaria’s south west that has been rejuvenated by skiing.

Business » Tourism | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:00 | Viewed: 1153

Bulgaria Expects 4-6% Increase in Tourist Numbers in Winter

Bulgaria expects an increase by 4-6% in tourist numbers in the winter season, according to Blagoy Ragin, Chair of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA).

Business » Tourism | November 19, 2014, Wednesday // 08:52 | Viewed: 970

Bulgaria, Romania To Attract Asian Tourists With Joint Efforts

Bulgaria and Romania will develop joint tourist projects to attract more tourists from China, Japan and India, said Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova after a meeting with Florin-Nicolae Jianu, Romania’s Minister for SME’s, Business Environmen

Business » Tourism | November 13, 2014, Thursday // 19:25 | Viewed: 1418

Veliko Tarnovo Hoteliers Are Most Hospitable In Bulgaria

The hoteliers in the old capital of Bulgaria, Veliko Tarnovo, are the most hospitable in the country, according to a survey of the trivago.bg hotel internet portal among 140 M users of 30 localised versions of the portal.

Business » Tourism | November 12, 2014, Wednesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 1063

Bulgaria's Balchik To Invest BGN 1.16M In Tourism Development

The municipality of Balchik, a coast town in north-eastern Bulgaria, will invest BGN 1.16M in tourism development programme in 2015, according to the BTA wire service.

Business » Tourism | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 12:25 | Viewed: 1278

Tourist Sector Reports Minor Increase Of Visitors

The 2014 summer season was hard and the results were modest, reports the Burgas regional tourist association, quoted by the 24 Chasa daily.

Business » Tourism | November 11, 2014, Tuesday // 08:30 | Viewed: 901

Plovdiv Airport To Host Ski Season Charter Flights to/from Izmir, London, Moscow

Plovdiv Airport will host charter flights from Turkey for the first time this winter, according to Ivan Karnabitov, Executive Director of the airport.

Business » Tourism | November 5, 2014, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 1540

Bulgaria’s Bansko Ranks As Best-Value European Skiing Spot - Survey

Bulgaria’s Bansko is offering the best value to Britons looking for a family week away skiing this winter, a new survey has shown.

Business » Tourism | November 4, 2014, Tuesday // 12:43 | Viewed: 2231

Informal Sector in Bulgaria’s Tourism Estimated at 20-30%

In ten years’ time, salaries in the tourism sector are expected to increase by a mere BGN 321, according to Preslav Dimitrov, Associate Professor and head of the Tourism Department at the South-West University “Neofit Rilski” in Blagoevgrad.

Business » Tourism | November 3, 2014, Monday // 13:00 | Viewed: 1463

Bansko Opens Ski Season On December 13

Bulgaria's ski resort Bansko is ready for the ski season and officially opens it on December 13, said the town mayor Georgi Ikonomov, quoted by the Focus agency.

Business » Tourism | October 30, 2014, Thursday // 14:54 | Viewed: 1838

Bulgaria's Deputy EconMin Proposes Separate Tourism Ministry

A single Ministry of Tourism is necessary to secure the budget framework which the sector precisely needs, caretaker Deputy Economy and Energy Minister Branimir Botev believes.

Business » Tourism | October 29, 2014, Wednesday // 10:43 | Viewed: 703

Bulgaria's Winter Tourism to See 4.5-5% Growth in 2014 – Branimir Botev

Bulgaria's Deputy Economy Minister Branimir Botev expects a 4.5% - 5% increase of tourists in the winter season compared to last year.

Business » Tourism | October 28, 2014, Tuesday // 17:17 | Viewed: 1349

Bulgaria To Spend BGN 7 M On Tourism Promotion

Bulgaria will spend BGN 7 M on advertising campaign, promoting it as an attractive tourist destination with rich history and architecture, SPA resorts and beautiful nature, reports News.

Business » Tourism | October 28, 2014, Tuesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 915

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad Rise By Almost 10% In September

Bulgarians' trips abroad increased by 9.

Business » Tourism | October 27, 2014, Monday // 13:13 | Viewed: 865

Bulgaria Is Second Favorite Destination Among Russians

Bulgaria only lags behind Spain as Russians' choice to spend their holiday, a Russian survey says.

Business » Tourism | October 23, 2014, Thursday // 16:34 | Viewed: 1659

Bulgaria's National Tourism Council Demands Separate Ministry

Representatives of the most influential associations, members of Bulgaria's National Tourism Council have once again agreed on the need to establish a separate Tourism Ministry.

Business » Tourism | October 22, 2014, Wednesday // 12:42 | Viewed: 1097

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Among Lonely Planet's Best Travel Destinations 2015

Bulgarian city of Plovdiv has been ranked 6th in a list of the hottest destinations in the world to visit in 2015 which have been announced by travel publisher Lonely Planet.

Business » Tourism | October 21, 2014, Tuesday // 18:59 | Viewed: 3623