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Bulgaria's Historical Capital Attracts Record Number of Tourists

A record number of more than 30 thousand tourists have visited Bulgaria's historical capital Veliko Tarnovo on 22 March, the city holiday.

Business » Tourism | March 24, 2014, Monday // 13:50 | Viewed: 1705

Bulgarians To Spend Their Vacation in Bulgaria

Nearly 70% of Bulgarians will spend this year's summer holidays in Bulgaria, shows an Eurobarometer survey.

Business » Tourism | March 24, 2014, Monday // 12:07 | Viewed: 1188

Sofia, Bulgaria Ranked Most Affordable European Destination

Bulgaria's capital city of Sofia is the most affordable destination for tourists in Europe in March with average prices of BGN 115, according to the Trivago Hotel Price Index.

Business » Tourism | March 20, 2014, Thursday // 17:13 | Viewed: 1619

Ukrainian Tourists in Bulgaria Double in Four Years - Min

The number of Ukrainian tourists in Bulgaria has doubled in the last four years, according to the Economy Ministry.

Business » Tourism | March 18, 2014, Tuesday // 11:47 | Viewed: 1041

Bulgaria's Government Invites Russian Regions to Build Resorts

Bulgaria's Government can provide each of Russia's regions with land and construction permits to build resorts for their own use, said deputy economy minister Branimir Botev.

Business » Tourism | March 17, 2014, Monday // 11:02 | Viewed: 1574

Number of Tourists in Bulgaria's Plovdiv On the Rise

Tourists in Bulgaria's second biggest city Plovdiv increased by 7% in 2013, compared to the previous year, reaching 14,261, data of National Statistical Institute shows.

Business » Tourism | March 14, 2014, Friday // 15:53 | Viewed: 1482

Experts Reject Outflow of Ukrainian Tourists from Bulgaria

Blagoy Ragin, Chair of the Bulgarian Hotel and Restaurant Association (BHRA), has rejected claims of an outflow of Ukrainian tourists from Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | March 14, 2014, Friday // 10:37 | Viewed: 1096

EU Extends Protection for Independent Travellers

European Parliament (EP) voted at first reading on Wednesday a draft law ensuring better protection of travellers who do not use the services of tourist agencies or package offers.

Business » Tourism | March 13, 2014, Thursday // 16:44 | Viewed: 1013

Ancient Roman Fortress Restored in Bulgaria's Montana

The ancient Roman fortress Kaleto near Bulgaria's town of Montana has been restored and is opening for visitors.

Business » Tourism | March 12, 2014, Wednesday // 11:35 | Viewed: 3869

Bulgaria's Hotels Keep Their Heads Above Water in January

Bulgaria's hotels have reported revenue growth and increased number of tourists in Jan 2014, according to the National Statistical Institute.

Business » Tourism | March 11, 2014, Tuesday // 15:52 | Viewed: 947

Bulgaria Mulls Participation in Tourist Exhibition in Ukraine

Bulgaria's Ministry of Economy and Energy is reconsidering the country's participation in the tourism expo in Ukraine, due to the tensions there.

Business » Tourism | March 10, 2014, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 878

London and Rome Lure Bulgarian Tourists for Easter

European capital cities of London and Rome are the two most popular tourist destinations for Bulgarians during the Easter holidays.

Business » Tourism | March 7, 2014, Friday // 15:04 | Viewed: 1206

Bulgaria To Launch Tourism Campaign in Germany

Bulgaria launches in Germany a new advertising campaign under the slogan “Bulgaria – discover and share”.

Business » Tourism | March 7, 2014, Friday // 14:44 | Viewed: 1282

6000 Austrian Pensioners To Go On Vacation In Bulgaria's Sunny Beach

6000 Austrian pensioners will come on vacation in Bulgaria's Black Sea resort Sunny Beach (Slanchev Briag) in April and May.

Business » Tourism | March 1, 2014, Saturday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3569

Bulgaria's Burgas Seaport To Become Hub for Cruise Ships

The passenger terminal of the port of Bulgaria's city of Burgas will become a departure and return port of the cruise company Pullmantur Cruise, starting in 2015.

Business » Tourism | February 27, 2014, Thursday // 14:11 | Viewed: 3686

Turkish Airlines Launches Direct Flight Varna-Istanbul in May

Turkish Airlines is to launch a regular Varna-Istanbul flight as of end-May 2014, according to the press office of Bulgaria's Varna Municipality.

Business » Tourism | February 26, 2014, Wednesday // 13:52 | Viewed: 2916

Bulgaria's Prosecution Confirms Doubts for Violations in Bansko

Bulgaria's Supreme Administrative Prosecution (SAP) confirmed that there are doubts of construction violations in the Bansko ski resort.

Business » Tourism | February 25, 2014, Tuesday // 14:52 | Viewed: 1163

Bulgaria's Airports Handled Almost 7M Passengers in 2013

Airports in Bulgaria have handled a record number of almost 7 M international flight passengers in 2013 which is a 4% growth compared to previous year.

Business » Tourism | February 24, 2014, Monday // 17:08 | Viewed: 1027

Romanian Tourists Flock to Bulgaria's Black Sea Resorts for Easter

Bulgarian Black Sea coast hotel owners have recorded an increase of Romanian tourists 2 months before Easter.

Business » Tourism | February 24, 2014, Monday // 15:28 | Viewed: 1939

Bulgarians' Trips Abroad On the Rise

The number of trips abroad the Bulgarians undertook in Q4 of 2013 rose by 16.

Business » Tourism | February 21, 2014, Friday // 14:53 | Viewed: 857

South-West Bulgarian Municipalities Advertised in Israel

The Bulgarian municipalities of Sandanski, Petrich, and Strumyani will be advertised on Israel's International Tourist Information Exchange.

Business » Tourism | February 19, 2014, Wednesday // 16:02 | Viewed: 985
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