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Bulgaria Registers 6.6% Growth of Tourist Influx Nov 2013

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Bulgaria: Bulgaria Registers 6.6% Growth of Tourist Influx Nov 2013

The number of tourists who have visited Bulgaria in November has grown with 6.6%, to 149,500 people, with respect to November 2012, according to official statistics.

The overall number of foreign citizens who visited Bulgaria has also grown, with 2.9% to 416,200 persons, reports Bulgaria's National Statistical Institute.

The number of visits has grown most among citizens of Turkey and Ukraine, 8.3% and 8.1%, respectively.

Among EU nations, the largest growth has been recorded for Italy - 4.4%, Austria - 3.2%, Poland - 2.6%, Greece - 2.5% and Germany - 2.2%.

The largest numbers of tourists for the month of November come from countries neighboring Bulgaria - Romania, Macedonia, Greece and Serbia.

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