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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: 3041

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: 7045

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: 2282

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: 3271

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: 4871

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: 4125

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: 4351

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: 2294

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: 2726

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: 1405

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: 1276

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: 3963

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: 1879

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: 1676

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: 1514

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: 1438

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: 1591

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: 1840

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: 2875

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: 2068

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: 1852