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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: 1541

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: 2488

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: 1708

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: 4178

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: 2972

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: 7449

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: 5159

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: 1713

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: 4426

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: 2304

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: 1596

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: 1950

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: 1875

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: 5349

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: 2954

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: 1604

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: 2102

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: 4361

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: 2013

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: 3406

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: 3079
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