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Bulgarians Completed Less Tourist Trips in First Quarter of 2015

The number of Bulgarians, who completed tourist trips in the first quarter of 2015, decreased with 15 % compared to the same period last year.

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Minister Expects 5 % Rise in French Tourists to Bulgaria after Louvre Exhibition

Minister Nikolina Angelkova said on Friday that a 5 % increase in the number of French tourists to Bulgaria was expected in the summer after the exhibition of Thracian treasures in the Louvre.

Business » Tourism | May 15, 2015, Friday // 12:06 | Viewed: 1493

Bulgarian Tourist Attractions to Appear in Online Register

Online register of the tourist attractions in Bulgaria will be soon available at the website of Tourist Ministry.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 16:04 | Viewed: 1383

Minister Expects Increase of Last Minute Russian Tourists to Bulgaria

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova expects that there will be an increase in the number of Russian tourists deciding to visit Bulgaria in the last minute.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2015, Thursday // 10:07 | Viewed: 1341

FAZ: Bulgaria, Turkey 'Best Holiday Bargains in Europe'

Bulgaria and Turkey are unrivaled as the best holiday bargain in Europe, a survey cited by German daily Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung shows.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2015, Wednesday // 08:44 | Viewed: 1325

Minister to Launch Campaigns on Stimulating Bulgaria's Domestic Tourism

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry foresees the launching of two campaigns aimed at stimulating domestic tourism, one of them being with the participation of the local authorities.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 16:03 | Viewed: 1163

Bulgaria to Amend Laws to Facilitate Construction of Ski Lifts

Bulgaria’s Tourism Ministry is preparing legal amendments that will facilitate the construction of ski lifts and facilities, according to Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2015, Tuesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 1315

Bulgaria to Have Tourist Information Centre in Tokyo

Following a meeting between Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova and Kihachiro Nishiura, President and Representative Director of Japan-Southeast Europe Business Association (JSEEBA) on Monday, it emerged that Bulgaria will have a tourist informa

Business » Tourism | May 11, 2015, Monday // 17:29 | Viewed: 1249

Bulgaria Ranked 49th in World Economic Forum's 2015 Tourism Report

Bulgaria ranks 49th among 141 countries included in the World Economic Forum's 2015 Travel and Tourism Competitiveness Report.

Business » Tourism | May 8, 2015, Friday // 13:46 | Viewed: 1776

Bulgaria Plans to Introduce '9' as Single Contact Number at Hotels Within Month

Visitors staying at hotels across Bulgaria will be able to connect to reception desks by dialing 9 via the internal telephone exchanges, the Tourism Ministry announced on Monday.

Business » Tourism | May 4, 2015, Monday // 21:43 | Viewed: 1885

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry Foresees Better Protection for Holiday Users

Bulgaria's Tourism Ministry prepares legislative amendments, which will offer better protection to users in cases of unfulfillment of paid organised excursions or bankruptcy of tour operators.

Business » Tourism | May 2, 2015, Saturday // 16:08 | Viewed: 1742

Romanians Express Preference for Bulgarian Seaside Resorts

Bulgarian seaside resorts yet again rank as top destinations for Romanian tourists for the upcoming May holidays.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1279

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Vows Single Phone Number for All Hotel Reception Desks

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has promised a common phone number for all hotel reception desks.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2015, Tuesday // 08:03 | Viewed: 1273

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Rise 1.6% Y/Y in March

The trips of Bulgarian residents abroad rose by 1.6% on the year in March, reaching 318,300, the country’s statiscics office NSI announced on Monday.

Business » Tourism | April 27, 2015, Monday // 18:16 | Viewed: 1009

Increased Number of Bulgarians Vacate Locally

Over 110,000 Bulgarians will be vacating abroad during the first ten days of May.

Business » Tourism | April 27, 2015, Monday // 12:22 | Viewed: 1214

Bulgaria, Romania Move to Set Up Joint Tourist Info Center in China

Bulgaria and Romania will set up a joint tourist information center will in China as part of the initiative of the two countries to develop joint tourist products for distant markets, according to Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | April 24, 2015, Friday // 19:15 | Viewed: 1430

Discovery Channel Declares Bulgaria Top Tourist Destination in Europe

A recent survey of Discovery Channel among its audience showed that Bulgaria was the top tourist destination in Europe.

Business » Tourism | April 23, 2015, Thursday // 17:12 | Viewed: 4613

Canada Easing Visa Regime for Bulgarian Visitors from 2016

Bulgarians who have had a Canadian visa over the past few years and holders of non-immigrant ones for the US will be able to travel to Canada without an allowance as of 2016.

Business » Tourism | April 22, 2015, Wednesday // 19:00 | Viewed: 2614

Minister Predicts 50% Increase in Air Traffic over Bulgaria after Launch of Istanbul New Airport

Transport Minister Ivaylo Moskovski has predicted an increase in air traffic over Bulgaria by around 50% as a result of the opening of the Istanbul New Airport, İstanbul Yeni Havalimanı.

Business » Tourism | April 20, 2015, Monday // 16:10 | Viewed: 1593

Bulgaria, Romania Plan Opening Joint Tourist Centre in China

The Bulgarian government approved the draft of the protocol of intention between the Bulgarian and Romanian tourism ministries, which foresees the creation of joint tourist centre in China.

Business » Tourism | April 18, 2015, Saturday // 16:56 | Viewed: 2107

Minister: Drop of Russian Tourists to Be Compensated by European Visitors

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova said on Saturday that the declining interest of Russian tourists towards Bulgaria could be compensated by visitors from the rest of Europe.

Business » Tourism | April 18, 2015, Saturday // 13:16 | Viewed: 2158