All posts tagged tourism

victoria memorial hall kolkata calcutta india photo Samitkumarsinha
February 11, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The Bulgarian cabinet has approved BH Air to carry out flights on the Sofia-Kolkata (formerly Calcutta)-Sofia route, a government media statement on February 11 said. The route has been agreed […]

Specimen Bulgarian visa. Photo: Ministry of Foreign Affairs

Bulgaria eases issuing of tourist visas to Russians, Ukrainians

February 8, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

Procedures for issuing tourist visas to nationals of the Russian Federation, Ukraine, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Armenia and Georgia will be eased, Bulgaria ...

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Facing downturn in Russian and Ukrainian tourists, Bulgaria plans to boost domestic tourism

January 26, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

With unofficial estimates projecting a halving of the number of Russian and Ukrainian tourists to visit Bulgaria this year, the country is to campaign ...

Skiers skiing on Vitosha mountain in winter in Sofia Photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

Ski season opens on Sofia’s Vitosha mountain

January 2, 2015, by The Sofia Globe staff

The ski season opens officially on Sofia’s Vitosha mountain on January 2 2015. The opening ceremony is scheduled for 6pm, with night skiing on a ...