All posts tagged tourism

November 21, 2017, by Lance Nelson

Agreement has been reached with environmental conservation organisations on the building of a second gondola lift in Bansko, according to Bulgarian Deputy Prime Minister Valeri Simeonov – a claim denied […]

Bansko named Bulgaria’s Best Ski Resort 2017 at World Ski Awards

November 19, 2017, by The Sofia Globe staff

Bansko was named Bulgaria’s Best Ski Resort 2017 at the World Ski Awards, conferred at a ceremony on November 18. It is the fourth consecutive t ...

Wizz Air buys 146 new aircraft, announces new routes from Sofia

November 18, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Jozsef Varadi, Wizz Air co-founder and chief executive of the company, closed a new deal which he calls a “game-changer” and which was an ...

Contemplating the ski season in Bulgaria

November 18, 2017, by Mark Thomas

On October 14, as the sun shone down on Sofia and the population lapped up the late summer sun, the ski season opened in Kitzbühel. This was the firs ...

  • Bulgaria’s 2018 EU Presidency: Bedtime stories
    November 13, 2017, by Mark Thomas

    The acceleration of the date when Bulgaria will take over the seat of the EU Presidency from the first half of 2018 will no doubt have sent the local state […]

  • Bank of Greece: Record high earnings from tourism
    October 25, 2017, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Fresh data from the Bank of Greece show a great increase in the number of tourists and a hike in earnings from tourism in the first eight months of 2017. […]