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angelkova and bollywood star ajay devgan
June 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bollywood star actor, producer and director Ajay Devgan is to star in a video to promote Bulgarian tourism, to be broadcast in the Indian market, Bulgarian Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova […]


Bulgaria’s Albena to invest 130M leva in upgrading resort

June 14, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Albena company is to invest more than 130 million leva (about 66.4 million euro) in upgrading the Bulgarian Black Sea resort over the next five ye ...


Kalofer, Bulgaria: A story of life, lavender and lace

June 11, 2015, by Tricia A Mitchell

Arriving in what was to be our home away from home in rural Bulgaria, we knew not a soul. But by the time we left Kalofer, a village tucked away [&hel ...

Bulgarian Black Sea beach seaside Varna kite surfing photo copyright Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Bulgaria’s summer 2015 seaside tourist season officially opens

June 1, 2015, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgaria’s Black Sea tourism season 2015 officially opened on June 1. At the central beach in Bourgas, the city on the southern part of the coast, t ...

  • Varna cathedral photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Varna to offer free city tours in summer 2015
    June 1, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    From June 15 until the end of the 2015 summer season, Bulgaria’s Black Sea capital Varna will again offer free-of-charge city tours, the Municipal Tourist Information Centre said. The tours […]

  • line of umbrellas on a beach in Greece photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    Bulgaria’s beaches score improvement in EU bathing waters survey
    May 20, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s coastal bathing waters remain up to the European Union’s mandatory standards, with nearly three-quarters of the country’s beaches meeting the higher “guide values”, according to the latest European Environment [&hel ...