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Eiffel Tower Will Be Open for Visitors as of July 16

The Eiffel Tower will reopen on July 16 after several months of closure due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Paris landmark’s operator said on Thursday.

Business » Tourism | May 21, 2021, Friday // 14:34 | Viewed: 3196

European Parliament and Member States Reached Deal on Covid-19 Digital Certificates

The European Parliament and the member states reached a provisional deal on Thursday (20 May) on COVID-19 certificates designed to facilitate travel and help revive tourism in Europe.

Business » Tourism | May 21, 2021, Friday // 11:45 | Viewed: 2698

WHO Warns: International Travel Still Not Safe

Progress against the coronavirus pandemic remains "fragile" and international travel should be avoided, a World Health Organization director warned Thursday, while stressing that authorised vaccines work against variants of concern.

Business » Tourism | May 20, 2021, Thursday // 18:48 | Viewed: 3224

Caretaker Tourism Minister: Bulgarian Tourism Must Become Sustainable Again

Restoring the viability of Bulgarian tourism in the pandemic conditions is a mission for the caretaker government, which is determined to have tourism among its priorities, Tourism Minister Stela Baltova said at a news briefing in Sofia Thursday.

Business » Tourism | May 20, 2021, Thursday // 12:13 | Viewed: 2775

New Entry Rules Go into Effect in Austria on 19 May.

Bulgaria is on Austria’s list of countries without quarantine requirement

Business » Tourism | May 19, 2021, Wednesday // 10:08 | Viewed: 3440

EU Commissioner: There Are Conditions for Safe Reopening of Tourism in Summer

The European Union already has the right conditions in place for a “safe reopening” of tourism in the summer, its commissioner for the internal market, Thierry Breton, said on Friday (14 May), while warning that the recovery of the sector “will still take

Business » Tourism | May 17, 2021, Monday // 12:55 | Viewed: 2644

Germany Eases Entry Regulations for Arrivals from Bulgaria

Germany has eased its rules for people arriving from Bulgaria, removing obligatory quarantine for those who have been vaccinated, undergone Covid-19 or have a negative PCR test for the illness, according to Bulgaria’s national information system.

Business » Tourism | May 17, 2021, Monday // 11:57 | Viewed: 3047

Tourist Season in Greece Officially Opened, See What Entry Rules Are

As of today, the tourist season in Greece has officially kicked off Checkpoints Kulata – Promahon and Makaza – Nymfaia are open entry of tourists.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 16:43 | Viewed: 6769

Greece Is Cautiously Optimistic about Tourism Recovery This Summer

The head of Greece's tourism confederation SETE expressed "restrained optimism" on Friday for a recovery in the industry this year after the hammering from the COVID-19 pandemic, forecasting revenues could reach 40% of 2019 levels.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 14:47 | Viewed: 2761

EU Tourism Summit to Decide on Sector’s Transformation and Sustainability

Portugal’s secretary of state for tourism hopes that a high-level forum on Friday (14 May) will resolve “two major concerns”: the commitment of member states to sustainable tourism and funding lines for this transformation.

Business » Tourism | May 14, 2021, Friday // 14:03 | Viewed: 2486

EU: Draconian Restrictions on Travel from India To Contain Spread of Lethal Covid-19 Strain

The Commission calls on EU Member States to take coordinated action to further restrict travel from India on a temporary basis, with a view to limiting the spread of the B.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 14:52 | Viewed: 2616

London’s Heathrow Re-Directs Flights to Other British Airports to Ease Pressure on Border Services

UK main Heathrow Airport has announced plans to re-direct certain flights to other British airports or even EU hubs to ease pressure of hours waiting on border queues, BBC reported.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 13:24 | Viewed: 2581

San Marino Lures Tourists with Russian Vaccine for EUR 50

San Marino, an independent micro-state in northern Italy, announced Wednesday (12 May) it would offer the Russian Sputnik Covid-19 vaccine to tourists for €50.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 12:52 | Viewed: 2448

France Adds More Countries on Its Mandatory Quarantine List

Five more countries will be added to France’s mandatory 10-day quarantine list, French government spokesman Gabriel Attal announced Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | May 13, 2021, Thursday // 12:26 | Viewed: 2661

Greece Upscales Vaccines Rollout to Boost Tourism

Greece plans to fully vaccinating all residents on nearly 100 of its islands by the end of June in a bid to attract tourists this summer, news wires reported.

Business » Tourism | May 12, 2021, Wednesday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2596

Chaos at Bulgaria – Greece Border as People Return from Easter Holidays

Long lines of vehicles and chaos at the Kulata border checkpoint on the day when thousands of Bulgarians returned from Greece after the Easter holidays.

Business » Tourism | May 10, 2021, Monday // 10:33 | Viewed: 3845

Real Estate Prices in Bulgaria Up by 30 Percent over Decade

According to statistics, tenants renting costs have invariably risen  in the EU for ten years, while property prices have had different fluctuations.

Business » Tourism | May 8, 2021, Saturday // 21:39 | Viewed: 2698

No Road Toll for Serbians in North Macedonia this Summer

Serbian citizens will be exempted from paying road tolls in North Macedonia during the summer holiday season from 15 June to 15 August as a sign of gratitude for the vaccines Serbia has procured, North Macedonian Health Minister Venko Filipče announced on

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2021, Friday // 23:54 | Viewed: 2651

UK Tour Operators Offer Lucrative Testing Deals to Travellers

With summer season at the doorstep a number of tourist companies have developed Covid-19 programmes, BBC reported.

Business » Tourism | May 7, 2021, Friday // 16:07 | Viewed: 3976

Italy Welcomes Foreign Tourists Again to Kick-Start Economy

Italy announced it was ready to welcome again foreign tourists as pandemic eased the pressure on the country’s healthcare system.

Business » Tourism | May 6, 2021, Thursday // 13:20 | Viewed: 2801

Germany Lowered Risk Level for Bulgaria But Three Basic Requirements to Travelers Remain in Place

For those arriving to Germany from Bulgaria, the requirement for a negative PCR test, electronic registration and quarantine remains in place, the Ministry of Public Health reported.

Business » Tourism | May 6, 2021, Thursday // 13:01 | Viewed: 3176
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