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Bulgaria President Turns First Sod of Tourist Center at Perperikon

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, turned Monday the first sod of the new tourist center at the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 4305

Russian Gamblers to Flock to Bulgaria after Ban of Casinos

Bulgaria and especially its Black Sea coast resorts are set to benefit from the ban of casinos in Russia as the country is expected to attract thousands of Russian gamblers.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 09:26 | Viewed: 1995

Norwich Airport Launches Flights to Bulgaria

Passengers at Norwich Airport will soon be able to sample the delights of eastern Europe after bosses announced new flights to Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | June 21, 2009, Sunday // 09:46 | Viewed: 3368

300 Bulgarian Hotels to Foreclose by End of 2009

Banks in Bulgaria could end up being owners of 300 hotels by the end of the current year due to the reduced tourist numbers.

Business » Tourism | June 19, 2009, Friday // 16:54 | Viewed: 3028

No-Frills Wizz Air Orders 50 Airbus A320s

The low cost Wizz Air company, which operates a number of flights from Bulgaria, announced it has ordered 50 more A320s taking their total orders up to 132 aircraft.

Business » Tourism | June 18, 2009, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2578

Charter Flights at Bulgaria's Varna Airport Down y/y

The airport in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna has marked a 7.8% decrease in the number of passengers it processed from the beginning of the year on an annual base.

Business » Tourism | June 15, 2009, Monday // 15:42 | Viewed: 2930

UK Legal Firm: Bulgaria amongst Worst Tourist Destinations

British legal firm Irwin Mitchell has listed Bulgaria as the third worst tourist destination in the world regarding reports of legal issues reported by visitors.

Business » Tourism | June 12, 2009, Friday // 09:22 | Viewed: 4223

Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks to Get Night Lighting

Bulgaria's Belogradchik Municipality and the Energy Efficiency Agency (AEE), a government body, are going to cooperate in order to provide lighting for the world-famous Belogradchik Rocks.

Business » Tourism | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 20:24 | Viewed: 3638

Macedonia Lures Bulgarian Tourists with 15 Billboards in Sofia

The National Tourism Agency of the Republic of Macedonia will have 15 advertising billboards placed around the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 19:14 | Viewed: 4048

Bulgaria Black Sea Hotels Face Summer Season Power Crisis

Bulgaria's electric company Р•.ON is threatening to cut the power supply to a large number of hotels on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 3249

Bulgaria to Welcome 30 Million Foreign Tourists in 2020

Bulgaria is going to see a dramatic increase in the visits of foreign tourists whose number will reach 30 million in 2020.

Business » Tourism | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1622

80% of Bulgaria's Small Hotels Set for Bankruptcy

80% of Bulgaria's small and medium-sized tourism firms are on the verge of bankruptcy, according to Tzvetan Tonchev from the Bulgarian Tourism Chamber.

Business » Tourism | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1599

Bulgaria Registers April Decrease in Foreign Visitors

Foreign visitor numbers to Bulgaria decreased by 5,4 % in April compared to the same month last year.

Business » Tourism | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1578

Bulgaria Thracian City of Perperikon with EUR 2,6 M Tourist Center

A tourist center for EUR 2,6 M will be constructed at the site of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in Southern Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | May 26, 2009, Tuesday // 17:55 | Viewed: 2760

Number of Russian, Serbian Tourists in Bulgaria Goes up

The number of Russian citizens receiving Bulgarian tourists visas has increased since the beginning of 2009.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2009, Friday // 20:05 | Viewed: 2650

Bulgaria Launches Yacht Checkpoint in Tsarevo

A yacht checkpoint will be operational in Bulgaria's Black Sea village of Tsarevo in the end of June 2009.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2009, Friday // 14:20 | Viewed: 1951

Romania to Open Black Sea Hotels On May 15

Romania intends to pass a law that will oblige all their hotels at the Black Sea coast to open each year on May 15.

Business » Tourism | May 20, 2009, Wednesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1539

Tourism Director: Bulgaria Has Succeeded in Attracting Foreigners

Rumen Draganov, Director of the Institute for Analyses and Assessment of Tourism, has suggested that foreign tourist numbers in Bulgaria will not decrease too much

Business » Tourism | May 19, 2009, Tuesday // 13:23 | Viewed: 1689

Bulgaria Emigrants: Bulgaria Is Corruption and Sports Success

Bulgarian emigrants think of Bulgaria as a place of rising corruption, lack of reforms, and great sports success.

Business » Tourism | May 18, 2009, Monday // 18:43 | Viewed: 2080

30% of Bulgaria Luxury Hotels Offer Good SPA, Report

Only 30% of Bulgaria's four and five stars hotels offer SPA, wellness, and balneology services that can meet the common requirements.

Business » Tourism | May 11, 2009, Monday // 16:55 | Viewed: 2276

11 000 Bulgarians Go on Vacation in Greece during May Holidays

About 11 000 Bulgarians have traveled to Greece during their days off for the holidays from May 1 until May 6.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2009, Thursday // 13:54 | Viewed: 2203
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