All posts tagged tourism

Pamporovo photo Clive Leviev-Sawyer
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. Weath ...

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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 Prag ...

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Bulgarians brave fog and crowded roads to begin working year

January 5, 2014, by The Sofia Globe staff

In a fog and largely out of pocket, Bulgarians crowded road and rail routes back to the country’s major cities ahead of the effective start of t ...

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    Bulgaria saw strong tourist season in summer 2013
    September 16, 2013, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    With the start of the school year in mid-September ending the summer holiday season for all except those taking advantage of late-season discounts, provisional projections of numbers were coming in […]

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    Britain urges holidaymakers to be cautious on balconies
    June 28, 2013, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Britain’s foreign and commonwealth office (FCO) issued a travel advisory to British holidaymakers to “take care on balconies in popular holiday hotspots”, after one Briton died and three more have […]