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Bulgaria Mountain Resort Pamporovo Sees 30% Drop in Tourists

The number of tourists who visited Bulgaria's mountain resort Pamporovo in summer 2009 so far is 30% smaller than in 2008.

Business » Tourism | August 3, 2009, Monday // 19:49 | Viewed: 2673

Bulgarians Cancel Holiday Plans over Financial Crisis

37% of Bulgarians will not be able to take a holiday this year over the global financial crisis, research company Gallup International has discovered.

Business » Tourism | August 3, 2009, Monday // 09:47 | Viewed: 4519

Enormous Traffic Jams Close to Bulgaria Black Sea Resorts

Enormous traffic jams have been forming on and off during the weekend on the major road connecting Bulgaria's southern Black Sea resorts and the interior of the country.

Business » Tourism | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 16:05 | Viewed: 2477

Summer Tourist Season to Be Profitable for Bulgaria despite Crisis

Despite the expected decline of the number of foreign tourists in Bulgarian resorts during summer 2009, Bulgaria is likely to end up with a profitable tourist season.

Business » Tourism | August 2, 2009, Sunday // 10:55 | Viewed: 2981

Black Sea City Burgas Set to Become Barcelona of the Balkans

Bulgaria's Black Sea city Burgas is going to have a new urban development plan that will make it look similar to the Catalan city of Barcelona.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2009, Thursday // 20:02 | Viewed: 7270

Experts: Bulgaria Will Be World Class Golf Destination in 7 Years

Bulgaria has the potential and will become a world class golf destination in seven to ten years.

Business » Tourism | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 16:35 | Viewed: 2293

No Hotels Shut in Bulgaria's Northern Black Sea Resorts

No hotels have been shut on Bulgaria's northern Black Sea coast, and the resorts there are doing relatively well despite the crisis.

Business » Tourism | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 12:23 | Viewed: 3370

Top Bulgaria Tourist Companies See 60% Fall in Profits

The top tourist companies listed on the Bulgarian stock exchange have seen a 60,4% drop in profits in the first half of 2009.

Business » Tourism | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 2761

Bulgaria World's Second Most Costly Place for Holiday Essentials

Bulgaria is the second most expensive country in the world in terms of the cost of a range of 16 of the most popular essentials, from sunglasses and Speedos to toothpaste and sun lotion, an international survey found out.

Business » Tourism | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 19:24 | Viewed: 4222

UK Blackpool Airport Reinstates Bulgaria Flights from 2010

The Blackpool International airport has reinstated its weekly flights to Burgas four years after they cancelled their air link to Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 5679

Belgium Ambassadors Present Mining Museum Project in Bulgaria's Belogradchik

Belgium's Ambassadors to Bulgaria and Serbia presented Monday in the northwest town of Belogradchik the investment plans of a Belgian-owned company.

Business » Tourism | July 27, 2009, Monday // 18:55 | Viewed: 2834

Bulgaria Sees Foreign Arrivals Drop by 13% in June

The number of foreign tourists, who visited Bulgaria in June this year, totaled 960,000, marking a 12,7% decrease over the same period in 2008.

Business » Tourism | July 27, 2009, Monday // 13:15 | Viewed: 3071

Bulgaria Black Sea Hotels Remain Empty in Middle of Summer

In the middle of the summer, hotels on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast remain half empty, and accommodation offers are exceeding the demand.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2009, Sunday // 12:36 | Viewed: 4285

Germany Automobile Club Warns of Bulgaria Customs Frauds

The biggest German automobile club, ADAC, has warned its members to be cautious when passing the Bulgarian borders, over the risk of customs frauds.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2009, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3747

Bulgaria Belogradchik Rocks Out of New 7 Wonders Ranking

The miraculous rock formations near the northwest Bulgarian town of Belogradchik did not make it to the final stage of the world's new Seven Wonders ranking.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 5084

France Experts Introduce Wine Tours in Bulgaria

Eight Bulgarian wine tours have been selected two French experts - Claude Samson (oenologist), and Pascal Teto (marketing specialist in vine and wine field).

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 16:18 | Viewed: 2761

Bulgaria Tourism Sector Down 7,6% by May 2009

Bulgaria's tourism sector has registered a 7,6% reduction from the beginning of 2009 until May, the Chair of the State Tourism Agency, Anelya Krushkova, reported.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 15:38 | Viewed: 941

Bulgaria Hotels to Lower Prices in 2010 - Report

Bulgarian hotels may lower prices by 30% for the 2010 season as a reaction to the discouraging results this summer.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 14:27 | Viewed: 2072

Bulgaria's Varna Municipality Keeps Local Tourism Tax

The City Council of Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna voted Monday to keep the local tourism tax at its present level.

Business » Tourism | July 20, 2009, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 5763

20% of Hotels on Bulgaria Black Sea Coast Closed down

One-fifth of the hotels on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast have already been shut down over the lack of tourists at the supposed height of the tourist season.

Business » Tourism | July 20, 2009, Monday // 10:28 | Viewed: 3865

Sex Tourism in Bulgaria Sunny Beach Resort Hit by Crisis

The economic crisis has affected the "sex tourism" in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort Sunny Beach.

Business » Tourism | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 16:19 | Viewed: 63464
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