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Top Bulgaria Tourist Companies See 60% Fall in Profits

The top tourist companies listed on the Bulgarian stock exchange have seen a 60,4% drop in profits in the first half of 2009.

Business » Tourism | July 29, 2009, Wednesday // 10:41 | Viewed: 3459

Bulgaria World's Second Most Costly Place for Holiday Essentials

Bulgaria is the second most expensive country in the world in terms of the cost of a range of 16 of the most popular essentials, from sunglasses and Speedos to toothpaste and sun lotion, an international survey found out.

Business » Tourism | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 19:24 | Viewed: 4465

UK Blackpool Airport Reinstates Bulgaria Flights from 2010

The Blackpool International airport has reinstated its weekly flights to Burgas four years after they cancelled their air link to Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | July 28, 2009, Tuesday // 12:16 | Viewed: 6926

Belgium Ambassadors Present Mining Museum Project in Bulgaria's Belogradchik

Belgium's Ambassadors to Bulgaria and Serbia presented Monday in the northwest town of Belogradchik the investment plans of a Belgian-owned company.

Business » Tourism | July 27, 2009, Monday // 18:55 | Viewed: 2985

Bulgaria Sees Foreign Arrivals Drop by 13% in June

The number of foreign tourists, who visited Bulgaria in June this year, totaled 960,000, marking a 12,7% decrease over the same period in 2008.

Business » Tourism | July 27, 2009, Monday // 13:15 | Viewed: 3275

Bulgaria Black Sea Hotels Remain Empty in Middle of Summer

In the middle of the summer, hotels on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast remain half empty, and accommodation offers are exceeding the demand.

Business » Tourism | July 26, 2009, Sunday // 12:36 | Viewed: 4501

Germany Automobile Club Warns of Bulgaria Customs Frauds

The biggest German automobile club, ADAC, has warned its members to be cautious when passing the Bulgarian borders, over the risk of customs frauds.

Business » Tourism | July 22, 2009, Wednesday // 14:11 | Viewed: 4608

Bulgaria Belogradchik Rocks Out of New 7 Wonders Ranking

The miraculous rock formations near the northwest Bulgarian town of Belogradchik did not make it to the final stage of the world's new Seven Wonders ranking.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 16:55 | Viewed: 6254

France Experts Introduce Wine Tours in Bulgaria

Eight Bulgarian wine tours have been selected two French experts - Claude Samson (oenologist), and Pascal Teto (marketing specialist in vine and wine field).

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 16:18 | Viewed: 3028

Bulgaria Tourism Sector Down 7,6% by May 2009

Bulgaria's tourism sector has registered a 7,6% reduction from the beginning of 2009 until May, the Chair of the State Tourism Agency, Anelya Krushkova, reported.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 15:38 | Viewed: 1001

Bulgaria Hotels to Lower Prices in 2010 - Report

Bulgarian hotels may lower prices by 30% for the 2010 season as a reaction to the discouraging results this summer.

Business » Tourism | July 21, 2009, Tuesday // 14:27 | Viewed: 2191

Bulgaria's Varna Municipality Keeps Local Tourism Tax

The City Council of Bulgaria's Black Sea city of Varna voted Monday to keep the local tourism tax at its present level.

Business » Tourism | July 20, 2009, Monday // 13:11 | Viewed: 6755

20% of Hotels on Bulgaria Black Sea Coast Closed down

One-fifth of the hotels on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast have already been shut down over the lack of tourists at the supposed height of the tourist season.

Business » Tourism | July 20, 2009, Monday // 10:28 | Viewed: 5199

Sex Tourism in Bulgaria Sunny Beach Resort Hit by Crisis

The economic crisis has affected the "sex tourism" in the Bulgarian Black Sea resort Sunny Beach.

Business » Tourism | July 18, 2009, Saturday // 16:19 | Viewed: 70192

No-Frills Wizz Air Opens New Routes from Sofia, Budapest

The low cost Wizz Air company, which operates a number of flights from Bulgaria, announced that it would launch new routes from Sofia to Eindhoven and from Budapest to Dusseldorf.

Business » Tourism | July 16, 2009, Thursday // 09:38 | Viewed: 1871

Varna Airport Introduces Camera over Swine Flu Threat

From today at Varna Airport there will be a thermal camera to detect passengers with possible swine flu symptoms.

Business » Tourism | July 15, 2009, Wednesday // 11:32 | Viewed: 3888

Bulgarian Hotels 20% Shut, 60% Empty

About 20% of the existing hotels in Bulgaria remain closed whereas 60% of the total number of hotel beds in the country remain unoccupied.

Business » Tourism | July 14, 2009, Tuesday // 19:11 | Viewed: 2958

Dig into Your Pocket to Visit Bulgaria Thracian City of Perperikon

Visitors of the Bulgarian Thracian city of Perperikon will have to pay entrance of BGN 2 (EUR 1).

Business » Tourism | July 13, 2009, Monday // 17:44 | Viewed: 2460

Bulgaria Records 19% Increase in Russian Tourists

Bulgaria's Deputy Foreign Affairs Minister, Milen Keremedchiev, announced Monday that 100 000 Russians have been given tourists since the beginning of 2009.

Business » Tourism | July 13, 2009, Monday // 16:59 | Viewed: 1712

Bulgaria Belogradchik Rocks Rank 4th in 2nd Stage of New 7 Wonders

After the end of the second phase of the New 7 Wonders ranking Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks are in fourth place in the category "Caves, Rock Formations, and Valleys".

Business » Tourism | July 8, 2009, Wednesday // 14:25 | Viewed: 2997

Voting for Belogradchik Rocks among New 7 Wonders Closes Midnight

The voting in the second phase of the New 7 Wonders ranking, where Bulgaria's Belogradchik Rocks are one of the contenders, closes at midnight on July 7.

Business » Tourism | July 7, 2009, Tuesday // 19:52 | Viewed: 1816
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