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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: 10203

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: 10325

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: 2533

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: 2268

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: 2304

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: 2213

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: 6568

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: 2103

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: 1757

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: 5428

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: 4365

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: 6890

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: 4421

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: 3487

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: 4421

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: 7790

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: 4275

Early Bookings Show More Tourists Planning Holiday in Bulgaria This Summer

All leading markets are registering increase in the number of early bookings made by people wishing to spend their holiday in Bulgaria during the forthcoming summer.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2016, Thursday // 20:49 | Viewed: 4190

Ten Bulgarian Beaches, One Marina Get Blue Flag Label in 2016

Ten beaches on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast have been awarded the Blue Flag label this year.

Business » Tourism | May 9, 2016, Monday // 21:13 | Viewed: 5675

Tourists Stuck on Greek Islands by Strike Can Book Emeregency Flights to Mainland - BNR

Tourists stuck on Greek islands since Friday due to a general strike that has halted ferry services will be transported to the mainland by air, Bulgarian public radio BNR reported on Saturday.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2016, Saturday // 13:41 | Viewed: 4812

Bulgarian Tourists Stuck on Santorini by General Strike in Greece

About 500 Bulgarian tourists remain stuck on Greece’s Aegean island of Santorini due to a strike of ferry companies, Sofia-based bTV broadcaster bTV reported on Friday.

Business » Tourism | May 6, 2016, Friday // 10:59 | Viewed: 5009