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Google Street View Prepares to Enter Bulgaria

Google has started collecting images ahead of launching the Google Street View service in the country, it has been announced.

Business » Tourism | February 14, 2012, Tuesday // 14:38 | Viewed: 2311

Bulgaria Advertised via Interactive Folk Dance Game

Bulgaria's official tourism portal,, has launched the first of a series of entertaining interactive games aimed at boosting the country's popularity abroad.

Business » Tourism | February 13, 2012, Monday // 15:51 | Viewed: 2164

Bulgarian Winter Resorts Jan Revenues Down 15% Y/Y

Bulgaria's revenues from foreign visitors in winter resorts are down 15% compared to January 2011.

Business » Tourism | February 13, 2012, Monday // 14:27 | Viewed: 1112

Bulgaria's EconMin to Open European Ski Cup in Pamporovo

Bulgaria's Minister of Economy, Energy, and Tourism Traicho Traikov is going to participate in the opening of the European Ski Cup contest in the southern mountain resort of Pamporovo, the Economy Ministry announced.

Business » Tourism | February 10, 2012, Friday // 20:36 | Viewed: 1115

Bulgarian Resort Pamporovo Excited about Hosting European Ski Cup

The best racers from 17 countries are set to take part in the European Cup in Bulgaria's top winter resort Pamporovo on February 12-13, 2012.

Business » Tourism | February 10, 2012, Friday // 15:15 | Viewed: 1653

Bulgaria to Grant Plovdiv Airport Plus Cargo Zone on Concession

The Bulgarian government has decided to prepare a new procedure for granting the entire Plovdiv Airport under concession.

Business » Tourism | February 10, 2012, Friday // 15:13 | Viewed: 1558

Number of Visitors at Bulgarian Winter Resorts Up 8%

There are about 8% more tourists at Bulgaria's top winter resorts, compared to the same time last year.

Business » Tourism | February 4, 2012, Saturday // 17:57 | Viewed: 1501

Germans, Brits Top Sofia's Hotel Visitors

People from Germany, the UK, Greece, Italy and France were the most frequent foreign hotel visitors in Bulgaria's capital Sofia, according to Sofia City Hall's official data.

Business » Tourism | February 2, 2012, Thursday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1766

Bulgaria Mulls Ways to Attract More Romanian Tourists

A large-scale business forum is held Thursday and Friday in the central Bulgarian city and old capital Veliko Tarnovo focusing on ways to attract more Romanian tourists.

Business » Tourism | February 2, 2012, Thursday // 09:47 | Viewed: 1792

Bulgaria Posts 155% Y/Y Increase in Visitors from Macedonia in Dec 2011

The number of Macedonian tourists who visited Bulgaria in December 2011 increased over two-fold compared to the same month of 2010, according to newly published data of the National Statistical Institute (NSI).

Business » Tourism | January 27, 2012, Friday // 17:36 | Viewed: 1825

Bulgaria Sees EU's 2nd Largest Hotel Nights Increase 2011

Bulgaria registered an 18.3% increase in the number of nights spent in its hotels in 2011, the second largest increase among EU member states, according to Eurostat's latest data.

Business » Tourism | January 24, 2012, Tuesday // 19:22 | Viewed: 1898

Bulgaria's Black Sea Airports Report Strong 2011 Results

The airports in the Black Sea cities of Burgas and Varna, which are currently operated by Fraport Twin Star Airport Management, serviced a total of 3 435 152 passengers and 30 478 flights in 2011.

Business » Tourism | January 23, 2012, Monday // 18:18 | Viewed: 2358

Bulgaria's Sofia Named Major Destination for British Couples

Bulgaria's capital Sofia together with Czech capital Prague and the Polish city of Krakow has emerged as a primary destination for British couples, according to a car hire company.

Business » Tourism | January 20, 2012, Friday // 16:05 | Viewed: 2306

Burgas Named Bulgaria's Most Dynamic Tourist City

The Southern Bulgarian Black Sea city of Burgas is the country's highest-ranked tourist city, according to Euromonitor International's latest Top City Destinations Ranking.

Business » Tourism | January 16, 2012, Monday // 09:37 | Viewed: 2915

Bulgarian Govt Flies In UK Journalists to Promote Ski Resorts

A total of 12 journalists from leading British media are arriving in Bulgaria on Monday, January 16, as part of the efforts of the Bulgarian government to promote the country as a tourist destination.

Business » Tourism | January 15, 2012, Sunday // 18:13 | Viewed: 2736

The Bulgaria 2011 Review: Tourism

Bulgaria is the cheapest summer holiday destination according to a survey of the German automotive union ADAC.

Business » Tourism | January 6, 2012, Friday // 17:32 | Viewed: 6231

2011 Brought EUR 3.2 B in Revenues for Bulgarian Tourism

Tsvetan Tonchev, Chair of the Bulgarian Tourist Chamber, has described 2011 as a good year for Bulgarian tourism.

Business » Tourism | January 5, 2012, Thursday // 19:54 | Viewed: 2407

Bulgaria Must Set Up Guarantee Fund to Handle Stranded Tourists - Expert

Rumen Draganov, Director of the Institute for Analyses and Assessment of Tourism, has suggested that guarantee fund should be set up for cases of Bulgarian tourists left stranded abroad.

Business » Tourism | January 4, 2012, Wednesday // 16:54 | Viewed: 2983

Entrepreneurial Mayor of Bulgarian Village Turns Dirt Road into Ski Run

A dirt road near the northeastern village of Sreberna has been converted into a beginner ski run.

Business » Tourism | January 2, 2012, Monday // 11:21 | Viewed: 2581

Bulgarian PM: Environmentalists Are Ranting

Bulgaria's Prime Minister, Boyko Borisov, believes that warnings from environmentalists NGOs that the amendments to the Forestry Act would facilitate the construction of ski tracks in natural parks are "speculations with people's fears.

Business » Tourism | December 31, 2011, Saturday // 13:19 | Viewed: 1287

Romanian Tourists Fill Up Bulgarian Black Sea Resorts for New Year's

Romanian Tourists Sweep Bulgarian Black Sea Resorts for New Year'sThousands of Romanians have chosen to celebrate New Year's Eve at Bulgarian Black Sea resorts, according to hotel owners.

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2011, Friday // 19:30 | Viewed: 2601
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