All posts tagged tourism

May 7, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

Bulgarian tourists spent about 50 million euro in Greece during the special public holiday from May 1 to 6 2014, media reports said, quoting travel agencies. According to Bulgarian Border […]

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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 ...

Bulgaria beach summer holiday tourism tourist photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer

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 tour ...


Early start to Bulgaria’s summer tourism season as first group of Austrian pensioners arrive

April 23, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

One swallow may not a summer make, but once again mid-April has seen a flight in of the early birds of Bulgaria’s Sunny Beach tourism season, a ...

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    Belated snowfall boosts Bulgaria’s ski resorts
    January 27, 2014, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    After many snowless weeks, Bulgaria’s major ski resorts welcomed the snowfall that reached the country this past weekend – but even during the days of artificial powder, have been seeing […]

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    Snow news means good and bad news for Bulgaria
    January 13, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

    The lack of snow in Bulgaria so far in January 2014 has mixed implications for the country, meaning losses on some fronts but savings on others. Weather forecasters are describing […]

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    Is it becoming a lonelier planet?
    January 12, 2014, by Daniel Bardsley for The Prague Post

    Turn the clock back a decade or two, and every backpacker would be clutching a copy of a Lonely Planet travel guide. From Delhi to Budapest, from Prague to Bangkok, […]