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Bulgaria Calls for Extra Vigilance in Travel to Turkey

Bulgarian citizens wishing to visit Istanbul must exercise increased caution and strictly follow the orders of security officers in case of crisis situation, the foreign ministry said on Thursday in the wake of the deadly terror attack at Istanbul’s Atatu

Business » Tourism | June 30, 2016, Thursday // 22:15 | Viewed: 7758

10.3 Million Tourists Expected to Visit Bulgaria's Black Sea Coast This Summer

Forecasts predict that 10.3 million tourists will visit the Bulgarian Black Sea coast from May to October, making for a very successful tourist season.

Business » Tourism | June 29, 2016, Wednesday // 12:54 | Viewed: 2616

340 Danube Cruises to Pass Through Bulgaria's Ruse This Tourist Season

A total of 340 cruise trips are expected to pass through the Bulgarian city of Ruse during this year's tourist season on the Danube river which begins in April and lasts until the beginning of November.

Business » Tourism | June 28, 2016, Tuesday // 12:44 | Viewed: 2138

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Increased by 16.8 % Y/Y in May

According to the latest figures of the National Statistical Institute (NSI) released on Monday, Bulgarians made 564 771 trips abroad in May, which represented an increase of 16.

Business » Tourism | June 27, 2016, Monday // 12:57 | Viewed: 7464

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Expects 10 % Increase in Tourist Numbers This Summer

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova foresees 10 % increase in the number of tourists visiting Bulgaria during this summer.

Business » Tourism | June 27, 2016, Monday // 11:06 | Viewed: 7644

Bulgaria Says BSEC Countries Need to Offer Joint Products to Boost Tourist Flow

The countries of the Organisation of the Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC) should work towards encouraging travel within the organization and developing joint products to attract more tourists from outside the region, Bulgaria’s Tourism Minister Nikol

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2016, Friday // 09:14 | Viewed: 7758

Bulgaria's Northern Black Sea Coast Expects 5-7 % Rise in Tourist Numbers

Resorts along Bulgaria's northern Black Sea coast expect the number of tourists this year to increase by between 5 % and 7 % compared to last summer.

Business » Tourism | June 21, 2016, Tuesday // 13:56 | Viewed: 2463

500 Officials to Conduct Inspections Along Bulgaria's Northern Black Sea Coast

Starting from July 1, a total of 500 officials from different institutions will conduct inspections at resorts along Bulgaria's northern Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | June 20, 2016, Monday // 15:17 | Viewed: 2220

Coordination Centre to Ensure Safety of Tourists at Bulgaria’s Black Sea Coast

A coordination centre in the resort of Sunny Beach will ensure the safety of citizens and tourists at Bulgaria’s Black Sea coast during the tourist season.

Business » Tourism | June 19, 2016, Sunday // 12:40 | Viewed: 2254

Bulgaria's Tourism Minister Gets Balkan Person of Year Prize in Montenegro

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has grabbed an award as the biggest contributor to Balkan tourism at a Montenegro conference, local media report.

Business » Tourism | June 15, 2016, Wednesday // 11:22 | Viewed: 2139

Air France Cancels Flights on Paris-Sofia Route on Sunday

Air France has cancelled two flights between Paris and Sofia scheduled for Sunday, 12 June, due to strike of pilots at the French flag carrier.

Business » Tourism | June 12, 2016, Sunday // 10:37 | Viewed: 5271

Bulgaria’s Revenue from Tourist Overnights Rises 12% Y/Y in April

Bulgaria’s revenues from overnights spent in short-term accommodation establishments across the country rose by 12.1% year-on-year in April 2016, reaching BGN 37.8 M, the national statistical office NSI announced on Friday.

Business » Tourism | June 10, 2016, Friday // 19:33 | Viewed: 2071

Bulgarian FM Issues Set of Recommendations for Summer Trips Abroad, Euro 2016

In view of the forthcoming start of the summer season and the UEFA European Championship, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued on Tuesday a set of recommendations to Bulgarians who are to embark on trips abroad.

Business » Tourism | June 7, 2016, Tuesday // 19:18 | Viewed: 1718

Bulgarian Tourism Minister Conducts Inspection in Sunny Beach

Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova conducted surprising inspection in Bulgaria's largest Black Sea resort of Sunny Beach on Saturday.

Business » Tourism | June 4, 2016, Saturday // 15:38 | Viewed: 4208

Bulgaria Heightens Police Presence at Airports, Black Sea Coast

Starting from Wednesday, Bulgaria has heightened police presence at three of its airports and on the Black Sea Coast in order to ensure the safety of tourists with the start of the summer season.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2016, Friday // 10:15 | Viewed: 4306

Bulgaria Reports Double Increase in Tourist Numbers Ahead of Summer Season

There has been double increase in the number of tourists visiting Bulgaria before the official start of the summer season.

Business » Tourism | May 29, 2016, Sunday // 14:55 | Viewed: 5710

Arrivals of Foreign Visitors to Bulgaria Up in April

An increase in the number of people visiting Bulgaria from abroad was registered in April, national statistics show.

Business » Tourism | May 27, 2016, Friday // 11:50 | Viewed: 3304

Royal Clipper Arrives in Bulgaria’s Varna Port

The Royal Clipper, one of the world’s most luxurious sailing ships, has arrived in Bulgarian Black Sea port of Varna on Sunday, opening this year’s cruise season.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2016, Sunday // 16:38 | Viewed: 3424

Tourist Trips by Bulgarian Residents Decrease 4.8% Y/Y in Q1 2016

A total of 550,200 Bulgarian residents made tourist trips in the first quarter of 2016, a decrease of 4.8% compared to the equivalent period of 2015, the state statistical office NSI has said.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2016, Sunday // 10:30 | Viewed: 3442

Wiz Air Adds Three New Destinations from Sofia in December

Low-cost airline Wizz Air has announced that three new flight destinations will be available just before Christmas.

Business » Tourism | May 19, 2016, Thursday // 13:50 | Viewed: 6625

Bulgaria Registered 15 % Increase in Number of Foreign Visitors During Easter Holiday

There was 15 % increase in the number of foreign tourists visiting Bulgaria during this year's Easter holiday compared to 2015.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2016, Saturday // 14:10 | Viewed: 3418