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Reuters: Europeans Switching to Destinations in Spain, Bulgaria Following Tunisia Terrorist Attacks

Bulgaria could be one of the countries benefitting from the deflection of the tourist stream away from Tunisia, according to a Reuters report, as quoted by South China Morning Post.

Business » Tourism | July 6, 2015, Monday // 09:43 | Viewed: 6450

Bulgarians Completed More Trips Abroad in May

According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), which were released on Monday, Bulgarians completed more than 483 000 trips abroad in May.

Business » Tourism | June 29, 2015, Monday // 13:34 | Viewed: 2287

Decrease in Russian, Ukrainian Tourist Numbers at 10-20% - Bulgarian Minister

The forecast dramatic 60-70% decrease in the number of Russian and Ukrainian tourists is proving to be a false alarm, with bookings indicating a 10-20% decline, according to Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova.

Business » Tourism | June 25, 2015, Thursday // 11:00 | Viewed: 2209

Bulgarian MPs Vote to Keep Visa Regime for Russian Nationals

The visa regime for short-term stay of up to 90 days in Bulgaria for Russian nationals will remain in place.

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2015, Wednesday // 18:21 | Viewed: 5086

Mass Inspections Launched Across Bulgarian Seaside Resort Venues

The Bulgarian Commission on Consumer Protection will be launching mass inspections of clubs along the seaside resorts.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2015, Monday // 10:59 | Viewed: 2576

Outlook on Bulgaria's Tourism Season Good Despite EU-Russia Crisis

Improved weather conditions compared to last year and low euro will contribute to a better tourism season despite the expected drop in numbers of Russian and Ukrainian tourists, the head of a tourism think-tank says.

Business » Tourism | June 17, 2015, Wednesday // 12:51 | Viewed: 3035

Bollywood Star to Participate in Video Advertising Bulgaria as Tourist Destination

The star of Bollywood cinema Ajay Devgan will participate in a promotional video on Bulgaria advertising the country as a tourist destination, which will be broadcasted in India.

Business » Tourism | June 13, 2015, Saturday // 14:07 | Viewed: 7021

Bulgaria Gets Approval to Create World Tourism Museum in Sofia

The Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova announced that the country was granted the approval of the World Tourism Organisation (UNWTO) to create a World Tourism Museum in Sofia.

Business » Tourism | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 20:00 | Viewed: 2265

Strong Pound, Drop in Prices Make Bulgaria Good Holiday Value for UK Tourists

UK tourists can book a bargain holiday in several countries in Europe including Bulgaria this summer thanks to the strong British pound, according to

Business » Tourism | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 14:42 | Viewed: 3262

New Holiday Village worth BGN 40 M Opens near Bulgaria’s Kavarna

A new holiday village, The White Lagoon, located on the territory of Bulgaria’s northeastern Kavarna municipality, will be officially opened on June 11 at noon.

Business » Tourism | June 11, 2015, Thursday // 10:43 | Viewed: 4838

Possible Extension of European Cycle Route to Bulgaria to be Discussed

A possible extension of one of the European cycle routes to Bulgaria will be discussed in the city of Ruse on Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | June 9, 2015, Tuesday // 13:08 | Viewed: 4124

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Opens Meeting of Danubian Countries in Sofia

Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova will open a meeting of the Danubian countries devoted to sustainable tourism through cooperation and efficient use of EU funds and investments.

Business » Tourism | June 8, 2015, Monday // 12:19 | Viewed: 4341

Bulgaria Air Releases Cheaper Tickets to Dusseldorf, Moscow

Bulgaria Air has released cheaper plane tickets to Germany's Dusseldorf and Russia's Moscow.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2015, Wednesday // 12:21 | Viewed: 2267

Bulgaria, Romania to Offer Joint Spa Holiday Packages from 2016

Bulgaria and Romania will start offering joint spa holiday packages to tourists from the beginning of next year.

Business » Tourism | May 28, 2015, Thursday // 17:49 | Viewed: 2711

Bulgarians Made More Business, Holiday Trips Abroad in April

According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI), which were released on Wednesday, Bulgarians made more business trips and holiday travels abroad in April.

Business » Tourism | May 27, 2015, Wednesday // 11:58 | Viewed: 1401

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.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2015, Friday // 15:19 | Viewed: 1275

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: 3952

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: 1869

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: 1670

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: 1513

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: 1427