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Russians Would Prefer Sochi, Crimea to Bulgarian Coast

The Russian tourists would prefer to go on vacation in Sochi and Crimea, rather than in the Bulgarian sea resorts, shows an analysis of the Green Life real estate company.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 16:15 | Viewed: 1494

Bulgaria's Black Sea Resorts to Attract Tourists by Lowering Prices

Accommodation prices in Bulgaria's Black Sea resorts will post a decline of 20-30% this summer due to the expected Russian and Ukrainian market stagnation.

Business » Tourism | May 22, 2014, Thursday // 11:48 | Viewed: 1267

Free Visas for Some of the Ukrainian Tourists in Nesebar

This summer some of the Ukrainian tourists will have free visas for their vacation in the Black Sea town of Nesebar, said the town's mayor Nikolai Dimitrov.

Business » Tourism | May 21, 2014, Wednesday // 14:18 | Viewed: 795

Bulgaria to Attract 9 M Foreign Tourists Annually by 2020

Bulgaria will welcome some 9 million foreign tourists annually by 2020, and their number is expected to reach 12 million in the following 10 years.

Business » Tourism | May 19, 2014, Monday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1133

Bulgaria Expects More Tourists from Ukraine, Belarus – Deputy Min

Bulgaria expects significant tourist influx in the summer season, Deputy Economy Minister Branimir Botev announced at tour operators meeting in Plovdiv, Thursday.

Business » Tourism | May 15, 2014, Thursday // 14:18 | Viewed: 1363

Turkish Airlines to Fly Istanbul-Varna from End June

Turkish Airlines will have a direct route Istanbul-Varna, starting from June 30, said deputy tourism minister Branimir Botev.

Business » Tourism | May 15, 2014, Thursday // 14:13 | Viewed: 1326

Bulgaria's Black Sea Island St. Anastasia Opens for Tourists

Bulgaria's Black Sea island St.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2014, Tuesday // 17:11 | Viewed: 1959

Festivals, Sporting Events Bring Record Price Hikes in European Hotels

Hotel prices have increased across Europe in May, according to the monthly Hotel Price Index released by hotel search site trivago.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2014, Monday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1000

Income of Hotels in Bulgaria Grows Thanks to Local Tourists

The income of hotels in Bulgaria in March grew by 9.9% and reached BGN 32.9 M, year-on-year, mostly thanks to local tourists, shows data of the National Statistics Institute (NSI).

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2014, Monday // 13:51 | Viewed: 1030

Bulgaria to Open Consular Office in Yekaterinburg by mid-June

A Bulgarian consular office will be opened in Yekaterinburg by mid-June, according to Deputy Prime Minister Daniela Bobeva.

Business » Tourism | May 11, 2014, Sunday // 16:07 | Viewed: 1292

Passenger Trains Start Going Along Danube Bridge 2

Passenger trans are to be launched through the Danube Bridge 2 connencting Bulgaria's north-western city of Vidin to Romania's Calafat.

Business » Tourism | May 10, 2014, Saturday // 12:19 | Viewed: 1433

Railroad Link between Sofia, Thessaloniki Restored

A train connecting Bulgaria's capital Sofia and Greece's port city of Thessaloniki will continue operating from Saturday, May 10.

Business » Tourism | May 10, 2014, Saturday // 12:01 | Viewed: 1781

Bulgaria's Pamporovo Boasts 10%Tourism Growth Despite Snowless Winter

Despite the snowless winter, Bulgaria's Pamporovo ski resort registered a 10% growth in the number of tourists at the end of the season, according to data of Pamporovo AD.

Business » Tourism | May 9, 2014, Friday // 12:01 | Viewed: 980

20% Fewer West Europeans to Spend Summer Holidays in Bulgaria - Expert

Bulgaria's hospitality industry has recorded a recent 20% decline in the early bookings of tourists from Germany, Britain and the Scandinavian countries.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2014, Wednesday // 15:47 | Viewed: 2068

Bulgaria Attracts Arab Tourists at International Exhibition in Dubai

Bulgaria has proven to be an attractive destination for high-spending Arab tourists during the Arabian Travel Market in Dubai.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2014, Wednesday // 13:21 | Viewed: 1143

Bulgarians Spent Nearly EUR 50 M in Greece Over the Long Holidays

Bulgarian tourists spent nearly EUR 50 M in Greece over the long holidays between May 1 and 6, show estimates of tourist agencies.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2014, Wednesday // 12:02 | Viewed: 799

Bulgarian Business Offers Students Summer Jobs

Some 1,400 Bulgarian students will be able to find summer jobs in the hotel and restaurant business under the European internships and traineeships program.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2014, Wednesday // 11:52 | Viewed: 602

140 000 Bulgarians Spend May 1-6 6-Day Holiday Abroad

The forecast of some 340 000 Bulgarians travelling across the country and around 140 000 Bulgarians going abroad for the six-day holiday around St. George's day has proven accurate.

Business » Tourism | May 4, 2014, Sunday // 17:02 | Viewed: 1597

Additional Trains, Buses to Run During Long May Holidays

The Bulgarian State Railways (BDZ) will put out 170 additional carriages on 139 trains for the upcoming six-day holidays.

Business » Tourism | April 30, 2014, Wednesday // 13:41 | Viewed: 1311

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Increased in March 2014

In March 2014, the number of trips of Bulgarian residents abroad was 313.4 thousand or by 1.5% above the registered in March 2013.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2014, Monday // 13:19 | Viewed: 870

Sunny Beach Again Is the Cheapest Resort for Brits

Bulgaria's seaside resort Sunny Beach is again the cheapest beach resort for Brits, shows a survey of the British daily Telegraph and Post Office's Holiday Costs Barometer.

Business » Tourism | April 28, 2014, Monday // 10:34 | Viewed: 1352