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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: 1766

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: 2196

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: 2017

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: 5903

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: 5732

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: 1810

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: 2348

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: 5369

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: 2353

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: 3848

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: 4324

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: 2768

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: 3692

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: 6026

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: 5364

Macedonia Lures Bulgarian Tourists with 15 Billboards in Sofia

The National Tourism Agency of the Republic of Macedonia will have 15 advertising billboards placed around the Bulgarian capital Sofia.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 19:14 | Viewed: 4958

Bulgaria Black Sea Hotels Face Summer Season Power Crisis

Bulgaria's electric company Р•.ON is threatening to cut the power supply to a large number of hotels on Bulgaria's Black Sea coast.

Business » Tourism | June 3, 2009, Wednesday // 15:12 | Viewed: 3537

Bulgaria to Welcome 30 Million Foreign Tourists in 2020

Bulgaria is going to see a dramatic increase in the visits of foreign tourists whose number will reach 30 million in 2020.

Business » Tourism | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:28 | Viewed: 1766

80% of Bulgaria's Small Hotels Set for Bankruptcy

80% of Bulgaria's small and medium-sized tourism firms are on the verge of bankruptcy, according to Tzvetan Tonchev from the Bulgarian Tourism Chamber.

Business » Tourism | May 30, 2009, Saturday // 11:10 | Viewed: 1851

Bulgaria Registers April Decrease in Foreign Visitors

Foreign visitor numbers to Bulgaria decreased by 5,4 % in April compared to the same month last year.

Business » Tourism | May 27, 2009, Wednesday // 14:24 | Viewed: 1706

Bulgaria Thracian City of Perperikon with EUR 2,6 M Tourist Center

A tourist center for EUR 2,6 M will be constructed at the site of the ancient Thracian city of Perperikon in Southern Bulgaria.

Business » Tourism | May 26, 2009, Tuesday // 17:55 | Viewed: 3157
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