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No-Frills Wizz Air Opens New Routes from Sofia, Budapest

The low cost Wizz Air company, which operates a number of flights from Bulgaria, announced that it would launch new routes from Sofia to Eindhoven and from Budapest to Dusseldorf.

Business » Tourism | July 16, 2009, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1771

Varna Airport Introduces Camera over Swine Flu Threat

From today at Varna Airport there will be a thermal camera to detect passengers with possible swine flu symptoms.

Business » Tourism | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3352

Bulgarian Hotels 20% Shut, 60% Empty

About 20% of the existing hotels in Bulgaria remain closed whereas 60% of the total number of hotel beds in the country remain unoccupied.

Business » Tourism | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 19:11 | Viewed: 2772

Dig into Your Pocket to Visit Bulgaria Thracian City of Perperikon

Visitors of the Bulgarian Thracian city of Perperikon will have to pay entrance of BGN 2 (EUR 1).

Business » Tourism | July 13, 2009, Monday // 17:44 | Viewed: 1678

Bulgaria Records 19% Increase in Russian Tourists

Bulgaria's Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister, Milen Keremedchiev, announced Monday that 100 000 Russians have been given tourists since the beginning of 2009.

Business » Tourism | July 13, 2009, Monday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1520

Bulgaria Belogradchik Rocks Rank 4th in 2nd Stage of New 7 Wonders

After the end of the second phase of the New 7 Wonders ranking Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks are in fourth place in the category "Caves, Rock Formations, and Valleys".

Business » Tourism | July 8, 2009, Wednesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2466

Voting for Belogradchik Rocks among New 7 Wonders Closes Midnight

The voting in the second phase of the New 7 Wonders ranking, where Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks are one of the contenders, closes at midnight on July 7.

Business » Tourism | July 7, 2009, Tuesday // 19:52 | Viewed: 1699

Bulgaria Spends BGN 1 M to Promote Black Sea Resorts

The Bulgarian state tourist agency has reported that BGN 1 M will be spent to promote Bulgaria's Black Sea Resorts in 2009.

Business » Tourism | July 5, 2009, Sunday // 09:20 | Viewed: 4009

UK Tourists Visiting Bulgaria Drop by 35%

The number of UK tourists visiting Bulgaria has declined by 35% since the beginning of 2009 compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | July 3, 2009, Friday // 19:13 | Viewed: 2964

International Tourism Down by 8% - UN Report

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Thursday said international tourism has decreased by 8% for the first four months of 2009 year-on-year.

Business » Tourism | July 3, 2009, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 7419

Air Moldova Opens Regular Flight to Bulgaria's Varna

Air Moldova opens July 4 a regular flight between the capital Chisinau and the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Business » Tourism | July 2, 2009, Thursday // 18:13 | Viewed: 5085

Bulgaria Emergency Teams Help Four Foreign Tourists

Bulgarian emergency teams have helped four foreign tourists in a total of three accidents in the last 24 hours.

Business » Tourism | July 2, 2009, Thursday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1680

130 Kids from Eastern Europe Poisoned by Food in Bulgarian Resort

127 children from Bulgaria, Poland, Russia, and the Ukraine have gotten food poising in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Sveti Vlas.

Business » Tourism | June 29, 2009, Monday // 19:45 | Viewed: 4403

Bulgaria's Albena Jsc Freezes Investment Plans over Crisis

The Bulgarian company "Albena" Jsc has decided to freeze its investment program for the rest of 2009 over the effects of the global financial crisis.

Business » Tourism | June 27, 2009, Saturday // 18:05 | Viewed: 2295

Bulgarians Travel Abroad Less, Trips to Greece on the Rise

The number of trips of Bulgarians abroad continues to decrease, according to data from the National Statistics Institute (NSI).

Business » Tourism | June 26, 2009, Friday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1590

Bulgaria Only Destination with Growth in Romanian Tourists

The number of Romanians spending their holidays in Bulgaria has increased by 5-10% since the beginning of 2009 compared to 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2009, Wednesday // 20:44 | Viewed: 1931

Bulgaria Black Sea Resort Albena Sees 10% Fewer Tourists

The number of tourists staying at Bulgaria's Black Sea resort of Albena in June 2009 is 10% smaller than their number in the same month of 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2009, Wednesday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1862

Construction Destroys Archaeological Sites in Bulgaria's Sozopol

Hotel construction is destroying incredibly precious archaeological sites in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Sozopol.

Business » Tourism | June 23, 2009, Tuesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 5288

Bulgaria, Romania to Construct Only Yacht Port on Danube River

The first yacht port on the Danube River will be constructed as a result of a trans-border cooperation project between Bulgarian and Romanian local authorities.

Business » Tourism | June 23, 2009, Tuesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2875

Romanian Tourists in Bulgaria Grow by 80% in January-April 2009

The number of Romanian tourists visiting Bulgaria increased by 80% in the first four months of 2009 compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1592

Foreign Homeownership in Bulgaria Leads to Fewer UK, Russian Tourists

Bulgaria sees a decrease in the number of tourists from the UK and Russia because a large number of Brits and Russians come to the country as home owners rather than as tourists.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2090
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