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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: 3042

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: 2805

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: 4283

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: 4654

The Bulgaria 2009 Review: Tourism

Bulgaria Officially Closes State Tourism Agency

Business » Tourism | December 30, 2009, Wednesday // 07:50 | Viewed: 3723

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: 2906

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: 3186

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: 4854

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: 2236

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: 2350

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: 2575

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: 10568

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: 2547

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: 2171

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: 3375

Economic Crisis Brings Bulgarian Tourists Home

A total of 1,8 M Bulgarians have taken trips in the country and abroad during the third quarter of 2009.

Business » Tourism | November 27, 2009, Friday // 16:31 | Viewed: 1748

Bulgaria Summer 2009 SPA Sales up 6%

The Bulgarian SPA hotels' sales have gone up by 6% from the beginning of May until the end of August 2009.

Business » Tourism | November 23, 2009, Monday // 13:40 | Viewed: 2205

Bulgaria Winter Tourist Season to Be Salvaged by Bulgarians

It will be down to the Bulgarians themselves to salvage the winter tourist season, just as it happened in the summer, operators have warned.

Business » Tourism | November 16, 2009, Monday // 16:50 | Viewed: 4558

Pop-up Hotels "Future of Europe's Tourism"

Pop-up hotels, in which pre-built units are incorporated into a steel frame that can easily be demolished, could be the future for European tourism, a travel trends report said.

Business » Tourism | November 16, 2009, Monday // 15:54 | Viewed: 2189

Bulgaria Potential Destination for Pedophile Tourism

Bulgaria has been highlighted as a potential destination for sexual exploiters of children, during a a seminar on responsible tourism in Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | November 11, 2009, Wednesday // 14:39 | Viewed: 3036

Turkey Tourist Stand Blocks Bulgaria at World Expo in London

Bulgarian tourism business representatives declared they were pleased with the appearance of the country’s stand at the 30th World Travel Market (WTM) tourism expo.

Business » Tourism | November 10, 2009, Tuesday // 15:48 | Viewed: 2869
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