Business » Tourism

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Increase by 34.7% in Q2 Y/Y

Tourist trips of Bulgarians abroad have increased by 34.7% in the second quarter of 2014, as compared to the same period of 2013, according to the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | August 22, 2014, Friday // 13:54 | Viewed: 1278

Bulgarians Spend Their Summer Vacation in London, Barcelona

The most popular destinations among Bulgarian online users this summer are London, Barcelona and Istanbul, a survey of trivago.

Business » Tourism | August 14, 2014, Thursday // 11:01 | Viewed: 1367

Another Russian Tour Operator Goes Out of Business

Russian tour operator SurgutKurort has gone out of business, Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | August 13, 2014, Wednesday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1559

Inspections Find Violations at 1 out of 7 Bulgarian Beaches

A commission appointed by the Governor of Bulgaria's Dobrich Nedko Marchev has inspected a total of 7 beaches in the Black Sea municipalities of Kavarna and Balchik.

Business » Tourism | August 11, 2014, Monday // 14:38 | Viewed: 1076

Bulgarian Hotels Boast 11.6% Revenue Growth in June 2014

Bulgarian hotels recorded an increase in total revenues in June 2014, despite the drop in the number of tourists, data obtained by the National Statistical Institute indicates.

Business » Tourism | August 11, 2014, Monday // 12:57 | Viewed: 776

Bulgaria's Tourism Revenue to Drop This Summer – Industry Sources

Bulgaria’s tourism revenue is expected to drop by 10%-12% this summer hit by a fall in the Russian rouble and unusually rainy weather, an industry source has said.

Business » Tourism | August 11, 2014, Monday // 11:05 | Viewed: 3245

Bulgaria's Tourism Revenue On the Rise – Economy Ministry

Revenue from international tourism in Bulgaria in H1 2014 rose by 5.3% year-on-year, said the Economy Ministry.

Business » Tourism | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 1295

Up to 20000 Russians Unable to Visit Bulgaria due to Bankruptcies

Some 15 000 – 20 000 Russians will not be able to spend their holidays in Bulgaria due to bankruptcies of Russian tour operators.

Business » Tourism | August 6, 2014, Wednesday // 12:27 | Viewed: 1431

Bulgaria's Coast City of Varna Promotes Itself In YouTube

The Municipality of Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna published on its YouTube channel a video, promoting the city.

Business » Tourism | August 5, 2014, Tuesday // 16:05 | Viewed: 1305

Russian Tourists Stranded At Bulgaria's Burgas Airport

More than 200 Russian tourists are stranded at the airport of Bulgaria's coast city of Burgas, reports the Nova TV national channel.

Business » Tourism | August 4, 2014, Monday // 15:43 | Viewed: 1784

Beware of Criminals in Sunny Beach, Foreign Office Warns

The Foreign of Commonwealth Office (FCO) has warned British tourists visiting the Bulgarian seaside resort of Sunny Beach to beware of burglars and pickpockets.

Business » Tourism | August 4, 2014, Monday // 14:34 | Viewed: 1424

Heavy Rains Will Not Affect Bulgaria's Tourism – Expert

The 4.5-5.5% tourism growth planned for 2014 is currently implemented, Anelia Genova of Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy told the National Radio (BNR).

Business » Tourism | August 1, 2014, Friday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1286

Bulgaria's Pomorie 'Could Have' Dubai-Style Fake Islands

Entrepreneurs from Qatar, Abu Dhabi, China and South Korea are considering opportunities to build artificial islands near the seaside town of Pomorie, according to media reports.

Business » Tourism | July 31, 2014, Thursday // 15:37 | Viewed: 1814

Germans' Vacation In Bulgaria 52% Cheaper Than In Germany

A survey of the German statistics service found that the vacation of the Germans in Bulgaria is by 52% cheaper than in their country.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 13:35 | Viewed: 1133

Another Russian Touroperator Goes Bankrupt

The Russian touroperator Expo Tour said its stop activities due to problems with a Black Sea cruise, reports ITAR-TASS.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2014, Wednesday // 11:41 | Viewed: 963

Tourists at Sunny Beach Complain of Tow Truck Blackmail

Tourists at Bulgaria's coast resort Sunny Beach complain of municipal tow truck blackmail, reports the bTV national channel.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2014, Saturday // 16:41 | Viewed: 3010

Morocco Seeks Options for Charter Flights to Bulgaria

Representatives of the Tourist Board of Morocco and of Bulgarian touroperators are discussing the setting up of regular charter flights between Sofia and Rabat, reports Dnevnik.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2014, Saturday // 10:32 | Viewed: 1817

Undercover Taxmen in Swimsuits Patrol Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast

Bulgaria's National Revenue Agency (NRA) has sent additional 1,200 taxmen to inspect the stores and hotels in the seaside resorts during the summer season.

Business » Tourism | July 25, 2014, Friday // 15:52 | Viewed: 2836

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Boasts 33% Higher Hotel Revenues in 2014

Hotels in Bulgaria's city of Plovdiv recorded a 33% higher revenue from tourist accommodation in H1 2014, compared to the same period of 2013, the local administration informed.

Business » Tourism | July 25, 2014, Friday // 13:56 | Viewed: 894

Bulgaria's Sunny Beach – Cheapest EU Tourist Destination for Brits

Bulgaria and Spain's Costa del Sol are the best holiday destinations for British tourists, the study of British website Post Office Travel Money shows.

Business » Tourism | July 24, 2014, Thursday // 12:09 | Viewed: 2599

Tourist Season Not Affected by Floods – Branimir Botev

None of the big Bulgarian tour operators reported group cancellations due to the recent floods along the Black Sea coast, deputy economy minister Branimir Botev said, Tuesday.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2014, Tuesday // 17:39 | Viewed: 1007