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Hotel Nights Spent by Foreigners in Bulgaria down 20% Y/Y

The number of nights spent in hotels in Bulgaria is down and 3 times below the EU average, according to the lasted data published by Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

Business » Tourism | February 23, 2010, Tuesday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1703

Bulgaria Denies Report of USD 1 B Super Borovets Development

Two years and a half after Bulgaria's controversial mega-resort, dubbed Super Borovets, was given the go-ahead, representatives of the companies involved has denied Reuters agency sensational report that it has been unfrozen.

Business » Tourism | February 9, 2010, Tuesday // 12:53 | Viewed: 5206

Bulgaria Presented at Tel Aviv IMTM 2010 Tourism Expo

Bulgaria is to be presented at the International Mediterranean Tourism Market (IMTM) 2010 in Israel's Tel Aviv Tuesday and Wednesday.

Business » Tourism | February 9, 2010, Tuesday // 08:15 | Viewed: 2739

Bulgaria December Travel Figures Show Continuing Decline

The number of visitors to Bulgaria again fell in December 2009, and Bulgarians themselves made 24% fewer visits abroad during the month.

Business » Tourism | January 27, 2010, Wednesday // 14:06 | Viewed: 2132

Bulgaria Promoted as Tourism Destination at 3 Major Fairs

Bulgaria will push its tourism products in a big way at three nternational tourism exhibitions in European countries, which were launched this week.

Business » Tourism | January 22, 2010, Friday // 09:33 | Viewed: 1921

Bulgaria Promotes Itself as All-year Slovak Holiday Destination

Bulgaria will present its national pavilion at the ITF "Slovakiatour" International Tourism Exhibition and Fair 2010, where the country will promote itself as a destination for year-round tourism in Slovakia.

Business » Tourism | January 20, 2010, Wednesday // 18:40 | Viewed: 2277

Bulgaria Winter Resorts Hit by Greek Farmers Border Blockade

Local tourist companies have reported a huge drop in tourist numbers in Bulgaria's main winter resorts over the blockade by Greek farmers of the Bulgaria-Greece border.

Business » Tourism | January 19, 2010, Tuesday // 18:12 | Viewed: 2983

Bulgaria Aims at Attracting Turkey-bound Israeli Tourists

Bulgaria's Minister of Energy, Economy and Tourism, Traicho Traikov, discussed with his Israeli counterpart, Stas Misezhnikov, the possibility to attract more Israeli citizens to Bulgaria's tourist destinations.

Business » Tourism | January 12, 2010, Tuesday // 17:07 | Viewed: 2660

Bulgaria Beach Resorts Count on German High School Seniors

German high school seniors are the tourists Bulgaria largest sea resort Sunny Beach counts on to fill its hotels.

Business » Tourism | January 4, 2010, Monday // 20:12 | Viewed: 3937

Russian-Made Matryoshka Dolls of Borisov Hit Stalls in Bulgaria

Matryoshka dolls of current Bulgarian Prime Minister Boyko Borisov have appeared on sale in downtown Sofia in the first days of 2010.

Business » Tourism | January 4, 2010, Monday // 18:49 | Viewed: 4192

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Tourism

Bulgaria Officially Closes State Tourism Agency

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 3508

Bulgaria Tourism Revenue Grows by 2,5% in January-November

Bulgaria's revenue from the visits of foreign tourists grew by 2,5% in the first 11 months of 2009 compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | December 29, 2009, Tuesday // 16:29 | Viewed: 2841

New Year Reservations at Bulgaria Winter Resorts Slump

Bulgaria's top winter resorts of Pamporovo and Chepelare are going to enter the New Year with significantly lower reservations compared to previous seasons.

Business » Tourism | December 27, 2009, Sunday // 14:44 | Viewed: 3119

Bulgaria Ski Resort Borovets Opens Winter Season

More than 5 000 people attended the opening of the winter season at the Bulgarian ski resort Borovets in the Rila Mountain.

Business » Tourism | December 20, 2009, Sunday // 18:10 | Viewed: 4665

Bulgaria Ski Resort Pamporovo Kicks off Winter Season

One of Bulgaria's top ski resorts - Pamporovo in the Rhodoppe Mountain - opened Saturday the winter season.

Business » Tourism | December 19, 2009, Saturday // 18:53 | Viewed: 2140

Expert: Bulgaria's Tourism Sector to Stabilize in 2010

Bulgaria's tourism sector is going to see a stabilization in 2010, according to Rumen Draganov, Chair of the Institute for Analises and Estimates in Tourim.

Business » Tourism | December 18, 2009, Friday // 15:49 | Viewed: 2261

New Bulgaria Yacht Association Aims to Attract Wealthy Tourists

16 of the largest companies engaged in production and marketing of yachts have founded an Association in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | December 14, 2009, Monday // 14:54 | Viewed: 2434

Bulgaria's Plovdiv Named World's Sixth Oldest City

British archaeologists have proclaimed the second-largest city in Bulgaria, Plovdiv, to be the sixth oldest city in the world.

Business » Tourism | December 11, 2009, Friday // 08:53 | Viewed: 9129

Bulgaria's Foreign Tourism Revenue up by 1,3% in Jan-Sept 2009

Bulgaria's revenue from international tourist visits in the first nine months of 2009 amounts to EUR 2,271 B, which is a 1,3% increase compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | December 3, 2009, Thursday // 18:23 | Viewed: 2460

Bulgaria Hotels to Shed 200 000 Beds in 2010 over Dire Finances

The total number of beds in Bulgarian hotels is going to drop by about 20%, down to about 800 000.

Business » Tourism | December 1, 2009, Tuesday // 09:11 | Viewed: 2075

Bulgaria Winter Resorts See 5% More Bookings despite High Prices

Despite the relatively high prices at Bulgarian winter resorts, the foreign tourists' reservations have increased by 5% compared to the same time of last year.

Business » Tourism | December 1, 2009, Tuesday // 08:35 | Viewed: 3270
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