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Bulgaria's Pamporovo Officially Launches Winter Season

The top Bulgarian winter resort – Pamporovo is officially launching this weekend the winter season with a ski show.

Business » Tourism | December 11, 2011, Sunday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1921

Bulgaria's Winter Resorts Anticipate Snow in Mid-December

Tourists on holiday in Bulgarian winter resorts will be able to enjoy enough snow after mid-December, said Valeri Spiridonov, Deputy Director of the National Institute of Meteorology and Hydrology (NIMH) at the Bulgarian Academy of Sciences.

Business » Tourism | December 9, 2011, Friday // 09:47 | Viewed: 2688

Lack of Snow, Crisis Threaten Bulgaria's Winter Tourism

Bulgaria is no different than the common trend of decline in the number of reservations for winter vacations, according to the Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Traicho Traikov.

Business » Tourism | December 2, 2011, Friday // 15:23 | Viewed: 2051

Chinese, Canadian Tourists Reach Bulgaria's Shabla in 2011

The small Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Shabla has been visited for the first time by Chinese and Canadian tourists in 2011, Shabla Deputy Mayor Mariyan Zhechev announced.

Business » Tourism | December 1, 2011, Thursday // 14:03 | Viewed: 995

Foreign Trips to Bulgaria Up 6.6% in Oct 2011 Y/Y

In October 2011, the number of arrivals of foreign visitors to Bulgaria was 6.6% more than the number of these trips in the corresponding month of 2010.

Business » Tourism | November 28, 2011, Monday // 14:11 | Viewed: 1157

Plovdiv Showcases New Bulgarian Wine

Seventeen Bulgarian wineries are organizing over the weekend a wine tasting in the Old Town of the second largest city of Plovdiv.

Business » Tourism | November 26, 2011, Saturday // 10:58 | Viewed: 2177

Bulgaria's Largest Resort Sunny Beach Appoints New CEO

Bulgaria's largest Black Sea resort "Sunny Beach" Jsc has appointed Zlatko Dimitrov as its new CEO, according to a decision of its Board of Directors made Friday.

Business » Tourism | November 25, 2011, Friday // 20:39 | Viewed: 1906

12 Films to Boost Bulgaria's Image

Twelve new films are going to advertise Bulgaria locally and abroad.

Business » Tourism | November 24, 2011, Thursday // 17:51 | Viewed: 1782

Trips of Bulgarians Abroad Up 21% in Q3 2011 Y/Y

In the third quarter of 2011, the number of trips of Bulgarians abroad was up by 21%, compared to same quarter of 2011, preliminary data of the National Statistics Institute (NSI), released Monday, shows.

Business » Tourism | November 21, 2011, Monday // 13:52 | Viewed: 1151

EconMin: Wine Is Key for Bulgarian Tourism

An expo of 200 elite Bulgarian wines from 37 winemakers and wine cellars is being held over the weekend in the capital Sofia.

Business » Tourism | November 20, 2011, Sunday // 11:38 | Viewed: 2421

Bulgaria to Join Frankfurt's Viva Touristika Exhibition Show

Bulgaria will participate in the international Viva Touristika caravan and exhibition show in the German city of Frankfurt, the Bulgarian Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism has announced.

Business » Tourism | November 10, 2011, Thursday // 20:32 | Viewed: 1488

Bulgaria's 'Sluggish' Ex-Deputy Culture Minister Appointed as EconMin's Advisor

Bulgaria's former deputy Culture Minister, Todor Chobanov, who was fired by PM Boyko Borisov two weeks ago, has been appointed as an advisor by Economy, Energy and Tourism Minister Traicho Traikov.

Business » Tourism | November 3, 2011, Thursday // 15:12 | Viewed: 1220

Sofia Grows Famous for Being Cheapest Tourist City in Europe

Sofia has once again been ranked as Europe's cheapest tourist city.

Business » Tourism | October 28, 2011, Friday // 09:43 | Viewed: 3016

Over 1 Million Bulgarian Tourists Visited Turkey since January

Over 1 million Bulgarians visited Turkey in the period January-September 2011, the Turkish Ministry of Culture and Tourism has announced.

Business » Tourism | October 26, 2011, Wednesday // 15:05 | Viewed: 1202

Ryanair Cancels 2 Plovdiv Routes

Low cost airline carrier Ryanair has cancelled its regular flights between the second largest Bulgarian city of Plovdiv and Milano.

Business » Tourism | October 25, 2011, Tuesday // 20:21 | Viewed: 3183

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

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

Business » Tourism | October 24, 2011, Monday // 14:36 | Viewed: 3664

Bulgarian Island on the Danube Up for Sale at 15% Discount

The economic crisis has reduced prices of Greek islands and a Bulgarian island that have been put up for sale, according to real estate brokers working in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | October 18, 2011, Tuesday // 12:55 | Viewed: 2300

Compensation for Flight Cancellations Expanded to Include Nonmaterial Damages

Airline passengers are entitled to compensation for nonmaterial damages in case of flight cancellations or delays, according to a recent ruling of the Court of Justice of the European Union (CJEU).

Business » Tourism | October 17, 2011, Monday // 14:35 | Viewed: 1278

3 Airline Carriers Stop Winter Flights to Sofia

Three foreign airline carriers - Swiss International Air Lines, Cimber Sterling and Pegasus – have excluded Bulgaria's capital Sofia from their destinations for the upcoming winter season.

Business » Tourism | October 17, 2011, Monday // 13:59 | Viewed: 1414

Sofia Airport Launches First Tourist Information Center

Sofia Airport and the municipality-owned Tourism Services company will launch a service center providing airport and tourist information.

Business » Tourism | October 14, 2011, Friday // 17:41 | Viewed: 2171

Bulgaria Top Destination for Hunting Red Deer - Govt Agency

Bulgaria has emerged as one of the most popular global destinations for the hunting of red deer among "hunting tourists," according to the State Forestry Agency.

Business » Tourism | October 7, 2011, Friday // 17:19 | Viewed: 2513