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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: 2009

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: 3610

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: 2791

Bulgaria Minister: Beach Concessions Costs Will Drop 30%

Bulgaria's government will shortly approve a new strategy for development of the country's beaches, and will lower the cost of concessions and rentals.

Business » Tourism | March 9, 2010, Tuesday // 19:08 | Viewed: 2998

Greece Moves to Attract Bulgarian Tourists to Mount Athos

Greek tourism organizations have launched a promotional campaign to attract Bulgarian visitors to the Mount Athos area.

Business » Tourism | March 8, 2010, Monday // 21:05 | Viewed: 4480

Bulgarians' Travels Slump in 4Q 2009 over Crisis

The trips of Bulgarians abroad during the fourth quarter of 2009 have been 1 178 000, the National Statistics Institute data shows.

Business » Tourism | March 4, 2010, Thursday // 14:01 | Viewed: 1656

Turkish Soaps Channel Bulgarian Tourists to Istanbul

The overwhelming popularity of Turkish soap operas in Bulgaria recently has increased the number of Bulgarians visiting Istanbul, tourist operators say.

Business » Tourism | February 26, 2010, Friday // 20:31 | Viewed: 4449

Bulgarians’ Trips Abroad Drop by 16,5% in January

Bulgarians tend to travel abroad less, according to the latest report of the National Statistical Institute (NSI).

Business » Tourism | February 26, 2010, Friday // 17:16 | Viewed: 2013

Bulgaria's Largest Tourist Expo Kicks off in Sofia

The 27th edition of Bulgaria's largest tourist fair, "Holiday/SPA EXPO 2010" is opening on Thursday.

Business » Tourism | February 25, 2010, Thursday // 08:05 | Viewed: 2689

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: 1751

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: 5701

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: 2792

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: 2202

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: 1959

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: 2332

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: 3041

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: 2778

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: 4264

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: 4621

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Tourism

Bulgaria Officially Closes State Tourism Agency

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 3714

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: 2901
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