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Major Russian Tour Operators to Enter Bulgarian Market

Two of the largest Russian tour operators will enter Bulgaria's summer resorts, in response to the increasing interest in vacations at the Black Sea.

Business » Tourism | February 4, 2014, Tuesday // 13:34 | Viewed: 1858

Bulgarian Railways to Buy New Carriages, Should Debts be Extended

The Bulgarian State Railways (BDZ) is planning to invest BGN 150 M in new train cars, should the deal with its creditors for extending the debt repayment go through this week.

Business » Tourism | February 3, 2014, Monday // 17:39 | Viewed: 1245

Bulgaria to Launch Tourism Ad Campaign in Six Countries

Bulgaria is about to roll out a tourism advertising campaign in six countries amid fears of dented arrivals.

Business » Tourism | February 3, 2014, Monday // 16:03 | Viewed: 1737

Poor Hiking Conditions in Bulgaria's High Mountains

The weather in Bulgaria's high mountains is not appropriate for hiking, announced the Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service Sunday morning.

Business » Tourism | February 2, 2014, Sunday // 09:29 | Viewed: 1057

Bulgaria's Winter Resorts Can Treble Tourist Numbers – Deputy Min

Branimir Botev, Deputy Minister in charge of tourism, has claimed Bulgarian ski resorts could treble the number of annual visitors.

Business » Tourism | January 31, 2014, Friday // 18:02 | Viewed: 2160

Increase in Turkish Tourists to Bulgaria

Bulgaria's ski resorts are increasingly attracting tourists from Turkey.

Business » Tourism | January 31, 2014, Friday // 12:07 | Viewed: 924

Bulgarian Tourist Sector Sees Increase in Overnight Stays

Bulgaria is among the EU countries in which overnight stays in tourist accommodation has increased the most.

Business » Tourism | January 29, 2014, Wednesday // 15:58 | Viewed: 1088

Bulgaria Expects Fresh EU Funds for Tourism

Bulgaria's tourism sector expects BGN 300 M from European funds within the next few years.

Business » Tourism | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 15:45 | Viewed: 1126

Wizz Air Allows Electronic Devices During Takeoff, Landing

The low cost airline Wizz Air will allow its passengers to use portable electronic devices on board during takeoff and landing.

Business » Tourism | January 28, 2014, Tuesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 1470

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Down 2.2% Dec 2013 Y/Y

In December 2013, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 238.2 thousand or down by 2.2% compared to December 2012.

Business » Tourism | January 27, 2014, Monday // 12:33 | Viewed: 960

Increased Avalanche Danger in Bulgaria's Mountains

New significant snowfall has created preconditions for avalanches in Bulgaria's mountains, warned the Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service.

Business » Tourism | January 26, 2014, Sunday // 15:11 | Viewed: 2074

Poor Weather Conditions in Bulgaria's High Mountains

Strong winds and a significant cloud cover make for poor hiking and skiing conditions in Bulgaria's high mountains Saturday.

Business » Tourism | January 18, 2014, Saturday // 11:46 | Viewed: 1342

British Holidaymakers: TV Reality about Bulgaria Staged

British TV Channel4's documentary reality about Bulgaria's largest summer resort Sunny Beach is staged, say a number of Brits who have vacationed in the resort.

Business » Tourism | January 16, 2014, Thursday // 19:09 | Viewed: 13137

British TV Airs Reality about Bulgaria's Sunny Beach Resort

British TV Channel4 has started airing a documentary reality about Bulgaria's largest summer resort Sunny Beach.

Business » Tourism | January 11, 2014, Saturday // 18:28 | Viewed: 6990

Winter Tourists’ Interest in Bulgaria Increasing

Bulgaria’s Deputy Minister of Economy, Branimir Botev, predicts an 8.2% increase in winter tourism compared to last winter.

Business » Tourism | January 11, 2014, Saturday // 11:57 | Viewed: 1272

Bulgaria Expects 2% Tourism Growth in 2014

Bulgaria's tourism sector expects growth by around 2% in 2014, according to Rumen Draganov, head of the Institute for Analysis and Assessment in Tourism.

Business » Tourism | January 10, 2014, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 1373

As Fog Engulfs Lowland Bulgaria, Weather in Mountains is Sunny

Conditions for hiking and trekking in Bulgaria's high mountains are very good, informed the Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service.

Business » Tourism | January 9, 2014, Thursday // 09:27 | Viewed: 1528

IHG to Open ‘Holiday Inn – International Fair Plovdiv’

Intercontinental Hotels Group (IHG) announced on Tuesday the signing of a contract to build a "Holiday Inn – International Fair Plovdiv" hotel in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | January 7, 2014, Tuesday // 13:15 | Viewed: 1339

Bulgaria's Pamporovo Registers 30% Growth of Tourist Influx

30% more tourists have visited Bulgarian ski resort Pamporovo since the start of the 2013-14 winter season, compared to the same period a year ago.

Business » Tourism | January 2, 2014, Thursday // 18:20 | Viewed: 2206

Bulgaria Ranked 8th in 'Top 10 Countries' List of 'Rough Guides'

Bulgaria is eighth in the 2014 edition of the "Top 10 Countries" ranking of British travel guidebook and reference publisher Rough Guides.

Business » Tourism | January 2, 2014, Thursday // 17:45 | Viewed: 4928

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Down 2.9% Nov 2013 Y/Y

In November 2013, the number of the trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 245.0 thousand or 2.9% below the registered in November 2012.

Business » Tourism | January 2, 2014, Thursday // 12:34 | Viewed: 1260
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