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Burgas Airport to Reopen on Saturday

The airport of the coastal city of Burgas is due to reopen to flights on Saturday as some of the repair works are being finalized, its management says.

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2016, Friday // 16:07 | Viewed: 11062

Bulgaria Enables Online Purchase of Train Tickets

A centralized railway ticket issuance system has been certified by Bulgarian authorities, local media report.

Business » Tourism | December 28, 2016, Wednesday // 16:39 | Viewed: 10457

Chinese Tourist Shoots Viral Bulgaria Promotion Video

Bulgarian destinations have received a huge acclaim in a four-minute video published by a Chinese tourist.

Business » Tourism | December 22, 2016, Thursday // 14:12 | Viewed: 12973

Bulgaria, Saudi Arabia to Cooperate in Tourism

Bulgaria's government has inked the memorandum on tourism cooperation signed the institutions of the two countries in October.

Business » Tourism | December 7, 2016, Wednesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 4297

Bulgaria 'Should Promote Itself as All-Year-Round Destination'

It is time for Bulgaria to position itself on the main European and non-European markets as an four-season tourism destination, the head of a key tourism think-tank has said.

Business » Tourism | December 5, 2016, Monday // 12:41 | Viewed: 4086

Bulgaria Hosting International Tourism Conference

A global event dedicated to civilizations and tourism is due on Tuesday and Wednesday in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Business » Tourism | November 29, 2016, Tuesday // 10:53 | Viewed: 9219

Every Fifth Tourist to Bulgaria in October Is Macedonian

In October 2016, 20% of all foreign tourists to Bulgaria came from Macedonia, showed data of the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | November 28, 2016, Monday // 15:40 | Viewed: 59718

Bulgaria Ranked 1st as Family Holidays Destination by Russians

Bulgaria has received the award of Russian tourists for best destination for family holidays.

Business » Tourism | November 18, 2016, Friday // 15:32 | Viewed: 15034

34 Bulgarian Hotels Certified as Spa Centres

A total of 34 hotels have been certified as spa centres.

Business » Tourism | November 1, 2016, Tuesday // 17:34 | Viewed: 4377

Number of Tourists To Grow by 30% for Summer 2017

The number of tourists to Bulgaria will increase by 30% for the summer season of 2017, forecast large tour operators Thomas Cook and TUI.

Business » Tourism | October 14, 2016, Friday // 14:20 | Viewed: 12099

Bulgaria Posts EU's Biggest Growth in Tourist Overnights for 2016

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said the country has registered a 18% year-on-year increase in tourist overnight stays for the first six months of 2016.

Business » Tourism | October 11, 2016, Tuesday // 09:51 | Viewed: 4569

New Sofia Public Transport 3-Day Tourist Pass Valid As Of October 1

The new pass for public transport in Sofia is now valid.

Business » Tourism | October 5, 2016, Wednesday // 18:47 | Viewed: 13834

Dutch Transavia To Launch Sofia-Amsterdam Flights

Dutch low-cost carrier Transavia will launch flights between Sofia and Amsterdam as of May 2017, reported the carrier’s website.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 17:04 | Viewed: 16018

Sofia Attracts Over 500,000 Tourists So Far in 2016

Sofia has attracted over half a million tourists since the beginning of 2016, stated on Tuesday Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova at the first meeting of the mayors of capitals in Central and Eastern Europe and China “16+1”.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2016, Tuesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 13537

Pensioners Account For 6% of Tourism Proceeds in Bulgaria

Pensioners are merely 10% of the tourists in Bulgaria, while the EU average is 20%, reported Eurostat.

Business » Tourism | September 26, 2016, Monday // 22:13 | Viewed: 12583

Bulgaria Is Becoming All-Inclusive Destination

Bulgaria is moving strongly in the direction of becoming an all-inclusive destination, stated Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova to Darik radio.

Business » Tourism | September 17, 2016, Saturday // 15:34 | Viewed: 18208

Hoteliers Obliged To Maintain Tourist Register

The Bulgarian Parliament has made it mandatory for all hoteliers to have a register of tourists.

Business » Tourism | September 14, 2016, Wednesday // 19:12 | Viewed: 14859

Tourism Minister Declares 2016 Most Successful Year in Last 25 Years

2016 is expected to be the most successful year for the tourism industry in the last 25 years, announced in Plovdiv Tourism Minister, Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | September 10, 2016, Saturday // 12:12 | Viewed: 16709

Competition for New Tourism Logo for Bulgaria To Be Announced

Minister Nikolina Angelkova announced to journalists that she will reveal details about the new competition for a tourism logo for Bulgaria in two weeks when the new appraisal methodology will be ready.

Business » Tourism | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 19:01 | Viewed: 16843

Plovdiv To Receive Most Prestigious World Award for Tourism

As of today until September 11, Plovdiv will host one of the most prestigious events in the tourism sphere – the annual awards of the World Federation of Travel Journalists and Writers – FIJET.

Business » Tourism | September 7, 2016, Wednesday // 17:59 | Viewed: 96266

Visits to Bulgaria Up 14.7% Y/Y in July

The numbers of arrivals from abroad to Bulgaria increased in July compared to the same month of last year, national statistics show.

Business » Tourism | August 29, 2016, Monday // 13:34 | Viewed: 18384
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