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November 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bansko was voted Bulgaria’s best ski resort for the second consecutive year at the World Ski Awards, conferred on November 22 2014, according to a media statement by organisers of […]

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Bulgarians set record in early bookings for cruises in early 2015 – industry

November 20, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The cruise ship industry in Bulgaria has reported a record number of early bookings for 2015, according to the Bulgarian Cruise Society, an industry a ...

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Bulgaria’s Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo winter resorts readying for 2014/15 winter season

November 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

With a few weeks to go before Bulgaria’s mountain winter ski resorts of Bansko, Borovets and Pamporovo open officially for the season, there is ...

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Foreign tourists visiting Bulgaria in August 2014 dropped close to 15% y/y – statistics institute

September 29, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

The number of foreign tourists who arrived in Bulgaria in August 2014 was 14.6 per cent less than in August 2013, according to figures released by the ...


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    2014 is record year for cruise ships visiting 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 […]

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    Varna posts tourist maps at bus stops
    May 4, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria’s Black Sea city of Varna began putting up tourist maps in English at bus stops on May 3 2014. The maps, which also include a directory in Russian, highlight […]

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    Bulgaria to step up security at seaside resorts this summer
    April 24, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria will step up police presence and advice to hoteliers this summer to ensure greater security in places where increased numbers of foreign tourists are expected. This is according to […]