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Experts Reject Outflow of Ukrainian Tourists from Bulgaria

Blagoy Ragin, Chair of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA), has rejected claims of an outflow of Ukrainian tourists from Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | March 14, 2014, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1096

EU Extends Protection for Independent Travellers

European Parliament (EP) voted at first reading on Wednesday a draft law ensuring better protection of travellers who do not use the services of tourist agencies or package offers.

Business » Tourism | March 13, 2014, Thursday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1013

Ancient Roman Fortress Restored in Bulgaria's Montana

The ancient Roman fortress Kaleto near Bulgaria's town of Montana has been restored and is opening for visitors.

Business » Tourism | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 3999

Bulgaria's Hotels Keep Their Heads Above Water in January

Bulgaria's hotels have reported revenue growth and increased number of tourists in Jan 2014, according to the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 947

Bulgaria Mulls Participation in Tourist Exhibition in Ukraine

Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy and Energy is reconsidering the country's participation in the tourism expo in Ukraine, due to the tensions there.

Business » Tourism | March 10, 2014, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 878

London and Rome Lure Bulgarian Tourists for Easter

European capital cities of London and Rome are the two most popular tourist destinations for Bulgarians during the Easter holidays.

Business » Tourism | March 7, 2014, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1206

Bulgaria To Launch Tourism Campaign in Germany

Bulgaria launches in Germany a new advertising campaign under the slogan “Bulgaria – discover and share”.

Business » Tourism | March 7, 2014, Friday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1285

6000 Austrian Pensioners To Go On Vacation In Bulgaria's Sunny Beach

6000 Austrian pensioners will come on vacation in Bulgaria's Black Sea resort Sunny Beach (Slanchev Briag) in April and May.

Business » Tourism | March 1, 2014, Saturday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3634

Bulgaria's Burgas Seaport To Become Hub for Cruise Ships

The passenger terminal of the port of Bulgaria's city of Burgas will become a departure and return port of the cruise company Pullmantur Cruise, starting in 2015.

Business » Tourism | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3734

Turkish Airlines Launches Direct Flight Varna-Istanbul in May

Turkish Airlines is to launch a regular Varna-Istanbul flight as of end-May 2014, according to the press office of Bulgaria's Varna Municipality.

Business » Tourism | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 2981

Bulgaria's Prosecution Confirms Doubts for Violations in Bansko

Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Prosecution (SAP) confirmed that there are doubts of construction violations in the Bansko ski resort.

Business » Tourism | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1164

Bulgaria's Airports Handled Almost 7M Passengers in 2013

Airports in Bulgaria have handled a record number of almost 7 M international flight passengers in 2013 which is a 4% growth compared to previous year.

Business » Tourism | February 24, 2014, Monday // 17:08 | Viewed: 1027

Romanian Tourists Flock to Bulgaria's Black Sea Resorts for Easter

Bulgarian Black Sea coast hotel owners have recorded an increase of Romanian tourists 2 months before Easter.

Business » Tourism | February 24, 2014, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1985

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad On the Rise

The number of trips abroad the Bulgarians undertook in Q4 of 2013 rose by 16.

Business » Tourism | February 21, 2014, Friday // 14:53 | Viewed: 857

South-West Bulgarian Municipalities Advertised in Israel

The Bulgarian municipalities of Sandanski, Petrich, and Strumyani will be advertised on Israel's International Tourist Information Exchange.

Business » Tourism | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:02 | Viewed: 987

Good Hiking Conditions in Bulgaria's Mountains

Weather conditions for hiking are good Sunday in Bulgaria's low and high mountains, informed the Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service.

Business » Tourism | February 16, 2014, Sunday // 10:16 | Viewed: 1024

Bulgarian Black Sea Resort Albena to Unveil a New Aquapark

Bulgaria's Black Sea resort Albena will unveil a new aquapark on July 1.

Business » Tourism | February 14, 2014, Friday // 16:28 | Viewed: 2809

'Underground City' in Bulgaria's Burgas to Boast 1100 Attractions

The new amusement center in Bulgaria's Black Sea coast city of Burgas, will have more than 1100 attractions.

Business » Tourism | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 16:50 | Viewed: 2129

Vacation and Spa Expo 2014 Starts in Sofia

A total of 250 companies and organizations will present their tourism and vacation offers at the "Vacation and Spa Expo 2014" in Sofia, Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | February 13, 2014, Thursday // 11:26 | Viewed: 938

Passengers at Sofia Airport Up 6.5% in January

The number of passengers who passed through Sofia Airport in January has increased by 6.5%, year-on-year.

Business » Tourism | February 11, 2014, Tuesday // 13:57 | Viewed: 945

Bulgarian Accommodations' Revenues Up 18.5% Dec 2013 Y/Y

The total revenues from nights spent in accommodation establishments in Bulgaria in December 2013 reached 32.9 million BGN or by 18.5% more compared to December 2012.

Business » Tourism | February 10, 2014, Monday // 14:00 | Viewed: 882
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