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cruise ship in Varna Bulgaria
September 27, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The year 2014 has been a record year for cruise ships visiting Bulgaria, with the Black Sea port of Varna seeing 40 passenger vessels with more than 25 000 tourists […]

Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s Perperikon opens after 4M leva restoration and landscaping

September 10, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The archaeological site of Perperikon in Bulgaria, boasting thousands of years of history as a sacred place, has been ceremonially “opened” ...


Ryanair in talks to take over Cyprus airways

August 24, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Low-cost airline Ryanair holds talks with the Cyprus government about a possible takeover struggling financially Cyprus Airways, which is under scruti ...

Parthenon Athens Greece Photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Greece expecting 19 million tourists this year

August 13, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

The association of Greek tourism enterprises SETE reiterated its confidence that the target of 19 million tourist arrivals set for 2014 will be met. A ...

  • Beach at Lozenets on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Bulgaria scores high in latest EU bathing waters report
    May 28, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s coastal bathing waters remain up to the European Union’s mandatory standards, with a growing ratio of spots meeting the higher “guide values”, according to the latest European Environment Agency […]

  • Photo: Piotr Lewandowski
    Making the most of your life abroad
    February 21, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Are you embarking on a new adventure? Whether you are moving abroad for your job, for love or to open a new business, living in a foreign country can be […]