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Bulgaria, Greece Offer Joint Rhodope Mountain Tours

Bulgarian and Greek municipalities have come together to offer joint tourist tours of the Rhodope Mountains.

Business » Tourism | April 20, 2010, Tuesday // 12:15 | Viewed: 10494

Bulgarians' Travels Abroad Slump by 26% in 2009

The trips of Bulgarians abroad during of 2009 have been 1 334 300, the National Statistics Institute data shows.

Business » Tourism | April 16, 2010, Friday // 16:11 | Viewed: 1504

Bulgaria Boasts 7% Increase in Culture Tourism

Bulgaria's culture tourism registers a 7% increase despite the economic crisis, data presented at the official opening of the "Culture Tourism 2010" expo reveals.

Business » Tourism | April 14, 2010, Wednesday // 18:13 | Viewed: 3346

Number of Foreign Tourists in Bulgaria Up 8% in Q1 2010 Y/Y

The number of foreign tourists, visiting Bulgaria between January and March 2010, is up nearly 8% year on year, according to data of the Ministry of Economy, Energy and Tourism.

Business » Tourism | April 13, 2010, Tuesday // 20:23 | Viewed: 2090

Bulgaria's Dental Tourism Flourishes Thanks to Crisis

Dental tourism is an increasing trend with more and more foreigners who combine a holiday to Bulgaria's Black Sea coast with a visit to the dentist.

Business » Tourism | April 5, 2010, Monday // 16:24 | Viewed: 3816

Romanian Tourists Flood Bulgaria’s Golden Sands Resort for Easter

Some 20 000 Romanians are spending the Easter holidays in the top Bulgarian Black Sea resort Golden Sands.

Business » Tourism | April 4, 2010, Sunday // 10:03 | Viewed: 4550

Yahoo! Travel Magazine Ranks Bulgaria among Top 10 Destinations

Bulgaria is among the top 10 most affordable destinations in the world according to the German-language Yahoo! Travel Magazine.

Business » Tourism | April 2, 2010, Friday // 10:52 | Viewed: 3936

Bulgaria Winter Tourist Numbers Show 7,8% Increase

Bulgaria experienced a 7,8% increase in the number of foreign tourists visiting the country in January and February.

Business » Tourism | March 29, 2010, Monday // 20:15 | Viewed: 2462

Romania Set to Tap Bulgaria's Experience in Tourism

Romania, which has recently announced ambitious plans for the development of its seaside resorts, has declared willingness to tap the experience of its neighbor Bulgaria as far as privatization and investments in the tourism sector are concerned.

Business » Tourism | March 29, 2010, Monday // 14:39 | Viewed: 2790

Bulgaria Tourism Sector Cries Foul over VAT Hike

Bulgaria's government plans to increase the value-added tax by 2 percentage points to to 22 percent triggered vehement opposition by representatives of the tourism sector, saying the move will be detrimental for them.

Business » Tourism | March 25, 2010, Thursday // 13:37 | Viewed: 1622

Europe Commission of WTO Meets in Bulgaria in April

The Europe Travel Commission of the World Tourism Organization is going to hold a sitting in Bulgaria's capital Sofia.

Business » Tourism | March 25, 2010, Thursday // 10:23 | Viewed: 1927

Bulgarian, Greek Tourists Replace Brits in Rhodope Resorts

The resorts in Bulgaria's Rhodope Mountain are increasingly starting to seek Bulgarian and Greek customers as the number of UK and Irish tourists is dropping.

Business » Tourism | March 24, 2010, Wednesday // 11:39 | Viewed: 2659

Bulgaria Airport Traffic Trebles in 8 Years

Passenger numbers at Bulgaria's three main international airports trebled from 2,2 M in 2000 to over 6,6 million in 2008, before falling by 9% in 2009 to just over 6,0 M travelers.

Business » Tourism | March 23, 2010, Tuesday // 21:19 | Viewed: 1766

Tour Operator Opens New Bulgaria Winter Vacation Route

Balkan Holidays, the low-cost tour operator, has announced a new route from Leeds Bradford Airport to Sofia, Bulgaria for the next winter season.

Business » Tourism | March 23, 2010, Tuesday // 15:51 | Viewed: 4113

TUI: Romania Tourism Lags behind Bulgaria by 7-8 Years

Tourism developed significantly in Bulgaria during the last years, while in Romania it doesn't really attract foreign investors, German tourism operator TUI manager for Marocco, Romania and Bulgaria Detlev Hohne told Deutsche Welle.

Business » Tourism | March 15, 2010, Monday // 18:17 | Viewed: 3844

Bulgaria's Varna Welcomes First Tourists for 2010 Summer Season

The first group of foreign tourists for the 2010 summer season were welcomed Monday at the airport in the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Business » Tourism | March 15, 2010, Monday // 15:23 | Viewed: 3330

Bulgaria Gets Special Award at Moscow Tourism Expo ITM

Bulgaria received a special prize at the Fifth Annual Intourmarket (ITM) expo in Moscow, Russia.

Business » Tourism | March 14, 2010, Sunday // 17:27 | Viewed: 3928

Romanians Expected to Invade Bulgarian Sea Resorts over Easter

Romanians are flocking to the Bulgarian Sea coast for Easter, the Romanian daily "Capital" writes Saturday.

Business » Tourism | March 13, 2010, Saturday // 17:12 | Viewed: 1700

Bulgarian Tourism Optimistic about German Market

Bulgaria's Deputy Minister of Economy, Energy and Tourism, Ivo Marinov, traveled to Germany Friday to present Bulgaria as a year-round tourist destination at the International Travel Trade Show, ITB.

Business » Tourism | March 12, 2010, Friday // 18:19 | Viewed: 1885

Easy Hotel Opens Doors in Bulgaria's Capital

The first Bulgarian hotel from the UK-based budget chain easyHotel is opening doors in Sofia, the company announced.

Business » Tourism | March 11, 2010, Thursday // 17:52 | Viewed: 3117

International Travel Trade Show Opens in Berlin

The largest tourist expo - International Travel Trade Show, ITB, is opening in Berlin Tuesday with the participation of over 11 000 companies from 187 countries.

Business » Tourism | March 9, 2010, Tuesday // 19:20 | Viewed: 2660
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