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Lonely Planet: Bulgaria among Top 10 Countries to Visit in 2011

The globally renowned travel guide Lonely Planet's has ranked Bulgaria fifth among the top 10 countries for 2011.

Business » Tourism | November 1, 2010, Monday // 12:04 | Viewed: 4257

Ski Police to Guard Bulgarian Resort Pamporovo

For the first time a ski police will ensure the good public policy at the slopes of the Bulgarian resort Pamporovo this winter, local media has reported.

Business » Tourism | October 31, 2010, Sunday // 15:34 | Viewed: 2881

Bulgarian Ski Resorts Lure Russians with Affordable Prices

Bulgarian tour operators are taking active part in the international ski expo in the Russian capital Moscow, the Bulgarian National Radio, BNR, reports Sunday.

Business » Tourism | October 31, 2010, Sunday // 12:31 | Viewed: 1746

Bulgaria Expects Boost in Winter Tourism 2010

Lodges in Bulgaria's ski resorts are already filling up for the upcoming winter season, giving hope that the sector will see the first signs of recovery after two bleak years.

Business » Tourism | October 28, 2010, Thursday // 14:02 | Viewed: 1553

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad Down by 21% in Sept Y/Y

The number of trips Bulgarian traveled abroad in September decreased by 21,4%, year-on-year, data from the National Statistics Institute (NSI) has showed.

Business » Tourism | October 27, 2010, Wednesday // 13:17 | Viewed: 1240

Bulgaria's Bansko Named World's Best Value Ski Resort

Bansko, Bulgaria's biggest ski resort, is the second-cheapest resort for British skiers in the world, according to new research by the Post Office.

Business » Tourism | October 24, 2010, Sunday // 11:08 | Viewed: 2500

Bulgaria's Bansko Named Balkan Winter Capital

Bansko, Bulgaria's biggest ski resort, has been named the winter capital of the Balkans at an international tourism exhibition in the Serbian town of Novi Sad.

Business » Tourism | October 23, 2010, Saturday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1617

Bulgaria Honored Guest in Polish Tourist Fair 'Tour Salon'

Bulgaria is an honored guest at this year's edition of the international tourist trade fair "Tour Salon" in Poznan, Poland, the Bulgarian Economy Ministry has announced.

Business » Tourism | October 22, 2010, Friday // 16:59 | Viewed: 3158

Bulgaria to Introduce Flat 9% VAT in Tourism April 2011

Bulgaria will introduce a flat 9% value-added tax (VAT) in the tourism sector as of the beginning of April next year under amendments that parliament adopted at first reading on Thursday.

Business » Tourism | October 22, 2010, Friday // 08:43 | Viewed: 1661

Bulgaria Targets Romanian Tourists at Bucharest Fair

Bulgaria's Economy Ministry is planning to present the country as a destination at the Romanian Tourism Fair 2010.

Business » Tourism | October 20, 2010, Wednesday // 15:32 | Viewed: 1200

Bulgaria to Promote Own Tourism to Bulgarians

Bulgarian Economy Ministry is launching a new national tourism campaign in December, which aims to convince Bulgarians to spend their vacation in their native country.

Business » Tourism | October 19, 2010, Tuesday // 17:07 | Viewed: 1701

Bulgarian Authorities Move to Shut Out Tycoons' Yacht Port

Bulgaria's Construction Supervision Directorate has moved to shut down at least temporarily Marina Dinevi, the Black Sea yacht port of tycoons Yordan Dinev and Dinko Dinev, located in the Sveti Vlas resort.

Business » Tourism | October 18, 2010, Monday // 20:07 | Viewed: 2838

Bulgaria's Nessebar Puts End to UNESCO Site Dolphinarium Saga

The town council of Bulgaria's Black Sea resort Nessebar has effectively saved its UNESCO-recognized Old Town from destruction over the construction of a dolphinarium.

Business » Tourism | October 14, 2010, Thursday // 16:45 | Viewed: 2615

Bulgaria Expects 2-3% Economy Growth from Winter Tourism

Bulgaria is expecting a 2-3% growth of the economy during the winter tourist season, Deputy Economy Minister, Ivo Marinov, has announced.

Business » Tourism | October 13, 2010, Wednesday // 13:01 | Viewed: 1442

Bulgaria's Sunny Beach Resort to Get Rid of Illegal Kiosks

The Managing Board of the Bulgarian Black Sea Sunny Beach resort has announced it will begin taking down illegal commercial outlets.

Business » Tourism | October 11, 2010, Monday // 11:19 | Viewed: 2285

Romania Lags Far Behind Bulgaria in Tourism - Press

Romania's income from foreign tourism is four times smaller than Bulgaria's, Romanian newspaper Ziarul Financiar reports.

Business » Tourism | October 8, 2010, Friday // 17:45 | Viewed: 2451

Bulgarian Illegal Hotel Owner Pulls it Down

An owner of an illegally built hotel in Bulgaria's southern Black Sea city of Burgas has voluntarily demolished it with his own equipment.

Business » Tourism | October 5, 2010, Tuesday // 17:10 | Viewed: 1989

Bulgaria's Poor Infrastructure Puts Off Foreign Travelers - Poll

Alternative tourism is the only way to make Bulgaria a year-round tourist destination and attract visitors outside the active summer and winter season, expert Stoyan Mihaylov, says.

Business » Tourism | October 5, 2010, Tuesday // 16:40 | Viewed: 2263

Greek Businessmen Flock to Bulgarian Language Classes

Greek merchants and businessmen are flocking to Bulgarian language classes, the Bulgarian National Radio, BNR, reports Saturday.

Business » Tourism | October 2, 2010, Saturday // 11:14 | Viewed: 1940

Bulgaria's Nessebar Evades Dolphinarium in UNESCO Site

Bulgaria's Nessebar Municipality has moved to terminate a scandalous deal for the construction of a dolphinarium that would have destroyed much of its UNESCO-protected Old Town.

Business » Tourism | September 28, 2010, Tuesday // 17:22 | Viewed: 2215

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad Slump by 30% in August Y/Y

The trips of Bulgarians abroad in August have been 380 000, which is 30% less than August of last year, the National Statistics Institute announced Monday.

Business » Tourism | September 27, 2010, Monday // 12:50 | Viewed: 1700