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UK Tourists Visiting Bulgaria Drop by 35%

The number of UK tourists visiting Bulgaria has declined by 35% since the beginning of 2009 compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | July 3, 2009, Friday // 19:13 | Viewed: 3055

International Tourism Down by 8% - UN Report

The United Nations World Tourism Organization (UNWTO) Thursday said international tourism has decreased by 8% for the first four months of 2009 year-on-year.

Business » Tourism | July 3, 2009, Friday // 14:38 | Viewed: 7737

Air Moldova Opens Regular Flight to Bulgaria's Varna

Air Moldova opens July 4 a regular flight between the capital Chisinau and the Bulgarian Black Sea city of Varna.

Business » Tourism | July 2, 2009, Thursday // 18:13 | Viewed: 5930

Bulgaria Emergency Teams Help Four Foreign Tourists

Bulgarian emergency teams have helped four foreign tourists in a total of three accidents in the last 24 hours.

Business » Tourism | July 2, 2009, Thursday // 12:16 | Viewed: 1852

130 Kids from Eastern Europe Poisoned by Food in Bulgarian Resort

127 children from Bulgaria, Poland, Russia, and the Ukraine have gotten food poising in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Sveti Vlas.

Business » Tourism | June 29, 2009, Monday // 19:45 | Viewed: 4547

Bulgaria's Albena Jsc Freezes Investment Plans over Crisis

The Bulgarian company "Albena" Jsc has decided to freeze its investment program for the rest of 2009 over the effects of the global financial crisis.

Business » Tourism | June 27, 2009, Saturday // 18:05 | Viewed: 2367

Bulgarians Travel Abroad Less, Trips to Greece on the Rise

The number of trips of Bulgarians abroad continues to decrease, according to data from the National Statistics Institute (NSI).

Business » Tourism | June 26, 2009, Friday // 15:03 | Viewed: 1662

Bulgaria Only Destination with Growth in Romanian Tourists

The number of Romanians spending their holidays in Bulgaria has increased by 5-10% since the beginning of 2009 compared to 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2009, Wednesday // 20:44 | Viewed: 2047

Bulgaria Black Sea Resort Albena Sees 10% Fewer Tourists

The number of tourists staying at Bulgaria's Black Sea resort of Albena in June 2009 is 10% smaller than their number in the same month of 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 24, 2009, Wednesday // 17:00 | Viewed: 1923

Construction Destroys Archaeological Sites in Bulgaria's Sozopol

Hotel construction is destroying incredibly precious archaeological sites in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort of Sozopol.

Business » Tourism | June 23, 2009, Tuesday // 16:10 | Viewed: 5662

Bulgaria, Romania to Construct Only Yacht Port on Danube River

The first yacht port on the Danube River will be constructed as a result of a trans-border cooperation project between Bulgarian and Romanian local authorities.

Business » Tourism | June 23, 2009, Tuesday // 14:47 | Viewed: 3858

Romanian Tourists in Bulgaria Grow by 80% in January-April 2009

The number of Romanian tourists visiting Bulgaria increased by 80% in the first four months of 2009 compared to the same period of 2008.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 15:56 | Viewed: 1685

Foreign Homeownership in Bulgaria Leads to Fewer UK, Russian Tourists

Bulgaria sees a decrease in the number of tourists from the UK and Russia because a large number of Brits and Russians come to the country as home owners rather than as tourists.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 15:32 | Viewed: 2206

Bulgaria President Turns First Sod of Tourist Center at Perperikon

Bulgaria's President, Georgi Parvanov, turned Monday the first sod of the new tourist center at the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 4885

Russian Gamblers to Flock to Bulgaria after Ban of Casinos

Bulgaria and especially its Black Sea coast resorts are set to benefit from the ban of casinos in Russia as the country is expected to attract thousands of Russian gamblers.

Business » Tourism | June 22, 2009, Monday // 09:26 | Viewed: 2160

Norwich Airport Launches Flights to Bulgaria

Passengers at Norwich Airport will soon be able to sample the delights of eastern Europe after bosses announced new flights to Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | June 21, 2009, Sunday // 09:46 | Viewed: 3596

300 Bulgarian Hotels to Foreclose by End of 2009

Banks in Bulgaria could end up being owners of 300 hotels by the end of the current year due to the reduced tourist numbers.

Business » Tourism | June 19, 2009, Friday // 16:54 | Viewed: 3748

No-Frills Wizz Air Orders 50 Airbus A320s

The low cost Wizz Air company, which operates a number of flights from Bulgaria, announced it has ordered 50 more A320s taking their total orders up to 132 aircraft.

Business » Tourism | June 18, 2009, Thursday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2704

Charter Flights at Bulgaria's Varna Airport Down y/y

The airport in Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna has marked a 7.8% decrease in the number of passengers it processed from the beginning of the year on an annual base.

Business » Tourism | June 15, 2009, Monday // 15:42 | Viewed: 3380

UK Legal Firm: Bulgaria amongst Worst Tourist Destinations

British legal firm Irwin Mitchell has listed Bulgaria as the third worst tourist destination in the world regarding reports of legal issues reported by visitors.

Business » Tourism | June 12, 2009, Friday // 09:22 | Viewed: 5000

Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks to Get Night Lighting

Bulgaria's Belogradchik Municipality and the Energy Efficiency Agency (AEE), a government body, are going to cooperate in order to provide lighting for the world-famous Belogradchik Rocks.

Business » Tourism | June 4, 2009, Thursday // 20:24 | Viewed: 4366
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