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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: 1495

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: 854

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: 1020

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: 1069

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: 1387

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: 879

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: 1399

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: 1239

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: 12840

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: 6110

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: 1161

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: 1197

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: 1059

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: 1245

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: 1663

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: 4626

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: 1204

Bulgarian Tourism Marks Record Year

The outgoing 2013 was among the best years for Bulgaria’s tourism sector.

Business » Tourism | December 29, 2013, Sunday // 18:00 | Viewed: 2027

UK Company Interested in Building Major Winter Resort in Bulgaria

Greek representatives of an international British company have held talks Saturday with southern Bulgarian city of Smolyan mayor Nikolay Melemov over the construction of a large skiing resort in the region.

Business » Tourism | December 28, 2013, Saturday // 18:30 | Viewed: 2319

Bulgaria Registers 6.6% Growth of Tourist Influx Nov 2013

The number of tourists who have visited Bulgaria in November has grown with 6.6%, to 149,500 people, with respect to November 2012, according to official statistics.

Business » Tourism | December 27, 2013, Friday // 12:41 | Viewed: 1415

Poor Hiking Conditions Linger in Bulgaria's High Mountains

The conditions for hiking in Bulgaria's alpine mountains remain far from perfect Friday, informs the Bulgarian Mountain Rescue Service.

Business » Tourism | December 27, 2013, Friday // 11:23 | Viewed: 1210
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