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Bulgaria Introduces Electricity Restrictions in Top Black Sea Resorts

Some 300 000 tourists, mostly foreign, will be affected by electricity supply restrictions introduced Friday night along Bulgaria's Southern Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | August 13, 2010, Friday // 20:51 | Viewed: 2979

New Power Outage Strikes Bulgaria's Sunny Beach

Bulgaria's largest resort - Sunny Beach on the Black Sea coast - might see scheduled restrictions of its electricity supply as a result of the overdevelopment of the region.

Business » Tourism | August 13, 2010, Friday // 09:06 | Viewed: 1958

Enthusiasts Play Poker on Bulgaria's Highest Peak Mussala

Six persons were noticed Thursday playing poker in full garb on Mussala, Bulgaria's highest peak, reports news agency BGNES.

Business » Tourism | August 12, 2010, Thursday // 13:02 | Viewed: 4164

Another Power Outage Threatens Bulgaria's Beach Resorts

Bulgaria's southern Black Sea coast is facing new power outages, the electric power utility EVN warns Thursday.

Business » Tourism | August 12, 2010, Thursday // 09:15 | Viewed: 1719

Bulgaria's Varna Airport Sees Slightly Fewer Passengers Y/Y

The number of passengers that went through Bulgaria's Varna Airport in the first seven months of 2010 declined compared with the same period of 2009.

Business » Tourism | August 9, 2010, Monday // 19:30 | Viewed: 1785

Bulgaria’s Albena Resort Expects 18% More Tourists

The Bulgarian Black Sea resort Albena is expecting an 18% increase of tourists in August in comparison to the same period last year.

Business » Tourism | August 9, 2010, Monday // 12:46 | Viewed: 3021

Macedonian Press: Bulgaria Offers Cheapest Balkans Vacations

Bulgaria remains the cheapest tourist destination on the Balkans, according to an article of the Macedonian newspaper "Vecher" (Evening).

Business » Tourism | August 9, 2010, Monday // 10:50 | Viewed: 1808

Medieval Bulgarian Warriors Entertain Tourists in Veliko Tarnovo

Dozens of young Bulgarians have taken part in the "Stage of the Ages" Festival in Bulgaria's medieval capital Veliko Tarnovo.

Business » Tourism | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 19:35 | Viewed: 5973

Archaeology Finds Lead Bulgarian Govt to Draft Cultural Tourism Strategy

Several Bulgarian ministers will be working on the drafting of a National Strategy for the development of cultural and historical tourism.

Business » Tourism | August 8, 2010, Sunday // 17:19 | Viewed: 2328

Bulgarian Finance Minister Vows Funds for Perperikon Visitor Center

Bulgaria's cabinet will slate funds for the completion of the visitor center at the Ancient Thracian city of Perperikon, Finance Minister, Simeon Djankov, promised.

Business » Tourism | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1768

New Power Outage Threatens Bulgarian Summer Season

A new power outage has been reported in Bulgaria’s beach resort St. Vlas, where tourist have been left without light, air conditioning and hot water for five hours Friday night.

Business » Tourism | August 7, 2010, Saturday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1859

Tourist Center Project at Bulgaria's Perperikon Runs into Trouble

The much-advertised project for a modern tourist center at the Ancient Thracian city Perperikon in Southern Bulgaria has stalled.

Business » Tourism | August 6, 2010, Friday // 20:14 | Viewed: 2191

Bulgarians Rank 5th on Turkey Foreign Tourist Market

Bulgarians account for nearly 3.5% of all foreign tourists who vacationed in Turkey in June, according to data from the Turkish Economy Ministry.

Business » Tourism | August 6, 2010, Friday // 11:28 | Viewed: 2054

Bulgaria's Transport Ministry to Ban Illegal Tourist Flights

The Bulgarian Ministry of Transport, Information Technology and Communications has demanded a ban on the illegal tourist flights above the beaches of the Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | August 6, 2010, Friday // 10:59 | Viewed: 2284

2 Bulgarian Agencies to Promote Tourism Abroad

Bulgaria's advertising agencies "Mag Advertising" and "Kres" have won a public tender to market Bulgaria as a tourist destination abroad, according to the public tenders registry.

Business » Tourism | August 5, 2010, Thursday // 20:02 | Viewed: 2089

25% More Russian Tourists in Bulgaria in 2010

Standstill of hotel prices at the Bulgarian Black Sea coast have caused a high interest for vacations of Russians in Bulgaria in 2010.

Business » Tourism | August 5, 2010, Thursday // 13:57 | Viewed: 3017

Bulgaria's Burgas Airport Welcomes Millionth Passenger

Eileen Nischik, who arrived at Burgas Airport on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast 11.12 EET from Cologne, Germany, turned out to be the airport's one-millionth passenger for 2010.

Business » Tourism | August 4, 2010, Wednesday // 16:16 | Viewed: 5062

Rezidor Announces 1st Park Inn Hotel in Bulgaria

The Rezidor Hotel Group has announced the upcoming opening of the Park Inn Sofia, the first hotel in Bulgaria with the company's Park Inn brand.

Business » Tourism | August 3, 2010, Tuesday // 18:50 | Viewed: 3352

Bulgarian FBI: 'Malicious Damage' Caused Black Sea Coast Power Outage

Bulgaria's State National Security Agency DANS has concluded that "an evil-minded encroachment" has caused the recent power outage along the southern Bulgarian Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | August 2, 2010, Monday // 16:16 | Viewed: 2236

100,000 Tourists Reported Stranded in Greece

A total of 100,000 tourists from Bulgaria, Romania, Serbia and Macedonia, who are traveling by car, remain stranded in northern Greece because of the lorry drivers strike, according to reports.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2010, Friday // 15:38 | Viewed: 2711

Bulgarian Tourism Industry to Propose Changes in Tourism Act

The tourism industry in Bulgaria has to submit suggestions for amendments to the Tourism Act by July 30.

Business » Tourism | July 30, 2010, Friday // 13:03 | Viewed: 2369
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