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Bulgaria's Bansko In Top 20 Places For Good Life

Bulgaria's mountain resort Bansko is in The Telegraph's World's top 20 places for the good life, ahead of Paris and Tuscany.

Business » Tourism | April 3, 2014, Thursday // 10:43 | Viewed: 2054

Bulgaria to Ease Visa Procedures for Russians

Bulgaria mulls simplifying visa procedures for Russian citizens, the country's Ambassador to Moscow Boyko Kotsev announced.

Business » Tourism | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 14:03 | Viewed: 1462

20% Increase In Charter Passengers At Plovdiv Airport

Plovdiv airport saw an 20% increase in number of passengers in the winter charter period, said director Ivan Karnabitov.

Business » Tourism | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 13:12 | Viewed: 994

Tourists in Bulgaria to Reach 9.5M by 2020 – Economy Minister

By 2020, the number of tourists could grow to 9.5 million, which is more than 2 million more than now, according to Bulgaria's Deputy Minister of Economy Branimir Botev.

Business » Tourism | April 2, 2014, Wednesday // 10:55 | Viewed: 1225

Vietnam Airlines Planning to Launch Sofia Flight - Report

Vietnam Airlines is reportedly interested in opening a direct line from Hanoi to Sofia.

Business » Tourism | April 1, 2014, Tuesday // 12:52 | Viewed: 1327

Bulgaria 2nd Most Preferred Destination Among Turkish Tourists

Bulgaria ranks second after Georgia as the most preferred destination among Turkish residents, according to the Turkish Statistical Institute data.

Business » Tourism | March 28, 2014, Friday // 14:45 | Viewed: 1314

Growing Numbers of Bulgarian Pensioners Visit Greece

Bulgarian pensioners become more frequent visitors to Greek islands for Easter.

Business » Tourism | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 15:20 | Viewed: 1155

Ski Season In Bulgaria's Pamporovo Continues Till Mid-April

The ski season in the Rhodope resort Pamporovo will end around the middle of April, said the head of the Rhodope tourist association Pantelevi Memtsov.

Business » Tourism | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 14:01 | Viewed: 865

Bulgaria Attracted 320 Thousand Foreign Visitors in February

In February 2014, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 249.5 thousand or by 1.4% above the registered in February 2013.

Business » Tourism | March 27, 2014, Thursday // 12:25 | Viewed: 934

Sea Construction Lobby To Ask State To Curb “Illegal Camping”

Bulgarian Black Sea Association will demand of the state to stop access to “illegal camping sites” along the sea coast, such as Karadere.

Business » Tourism | March 26, 2014, Wednesday // 17:14 | Viewed: 881

Bulgaria's Historical Capital Attracts Record Number of Tourists

A record number of more than 30 thousand tourists have visited Bulgaria's historical capital Veliko Tarnovo on 22 March, the city holiday.

Business » Tourism | March 24, 2014, Monday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1777

Bulgarians To Spend Their Vacation in Bulgaria

Nearly 70% of Bulgarians will spend this year's summer holidays in Bulgaria, shows an Eurobarometer survey.

Business » Tourism | March 24, 2014, Monday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1285

Sofia, Bulgaria Ranked Most Affordable European Destination

Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia is the most affordable destination for tourists in Europe in March with average prices of BGN 115, according to the Trivago Hotel Price Index.

Business » Tourism | March 20, 2014, Thursday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1673

Ukrainian Tourists in Bulgaria Double in Four Years - Min

The number of Ukrainian tourists in Bulgaria has doubled in the last four years, according to the Economy Ministry.

Business » Tourism | March 18, 2014, Tuesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1072

Bulgaria's Government Invites Russian Regions to Build Resorts

Bulgaria's Government can provide each of Russia's regions with land and construction permits to build resorts for their own use, said deputy economy minister Branimir Botev.

Business » Tourism | March 17, 2014, Monday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1607

Number of Tourists in Bulgaria's Plovdiv On the Rise

Tourists in Bulgaria's second biggest city Plovdiv increased by 7% in 2013, compared to the previous year, reaching 14,261, data of National Statistical Institute shows.

Business » Tourism | March 14, 2014, Friday // 15:53 | Viewed: 1879

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: 1125

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: 1023

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: 4805

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: 952

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: 900