All posts tagged tourism

  • Beach at Lozenets on the Bulgarian Black Sea coast Photo: Clive Leviev-Sawyer
    The dirty Black Sea: Swimming in wastewater
    September 28, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Now that the summer is gone and Bulgaria is expecting record numbers regarding tourists from abroad, one aspect is usually being overlooked: It’s the health of the Black Sea. The […]

  • Bulgarian government agrees tourism deal with Saudi Arabia
    September 13, 2016, by Independent Balkan News Agency

    Bulgaria’s Cabinet approved on September 13 a memorandum on co-operation in tourism with Saudi Arabia, the government media service said. The document reflects the desire of both countries to foster […]

  • 15M euro green mountain resort being built in Romania
    September 12, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus

    Just like in Bulgaria, the tourism sector is growing in its neighbouring country Romania. The wide range of tourism offers at Romania’s Black Sea coast and in the picturesque mountain […]

  • Direct cheap flights from Sofia: Ryanair adds Hamburg
    September 7, 2016, by Imanuel Marcus

    The number of direct flights to European cities offered by cheap carriers from Sofia keeps on increasing. While, in the years leading up the Bulgaria’s EU accession, Bulgarian authorities were […]

  • Bulgaria seeing ‘record growth’ in tourism this summer
    August 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Bulgaria is reporting record growth in the number of tourists visiting the country in 2016 and this summer may be the country’s most successful tourism season, Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova […]

  • Seasonal Sofia – Thessaloniki trains in summer 2016 announced
    June 30, 2016, by The Sofia Globe staff

    Two international “seasonal” trains between Bulgaria’s capital Sofia and the Greek city of Thessaloniki will run throughout the summer, until early September 2016, Bulgarian state railways BDZ said on June […]