South Black Sea Coast tourist region created

Mayors of 12 municipalities from the region of Burgas have united for the sake of creating a tourist cluster aimed to boost the development of tourism in the region. Work on creating South Black Sea Coast Region began in 2016 in response to the..

published on 4/21/18 9:10 AM

Veliko Tarnovo hosts Cultural Tourism international exhibition

From April 19 to 21 Bulgaria’s town of Veliko Tarnovo hosts the traditional international exhibition Cultural Tourism. The 15 th edition of the exhibition will be held at Vasil Levski Palace of Culture and Sports. Over 60 participants will..

published on 4/19/18 1:17 PM

Tourist innovation: urban audio guide device for guests of Bulgaria

Bulgaria has been attracting a growing number of foreign tourists and thanks to the low-cost airlines Sofia has become ever more accessible. Young backpackers have been touring around the capital’s landmarks. Special digital audio guides are..

published on 4/17/18 1:55 PM

Bistra Yakimova: Visiting 67 countries for 7 years is possible and wonderful experience

Even though just three months have passed since the beginning of the year, people have already started thinking about ways of spending the perfect summer holiday. Some choose to relax at home, while others prefer traveling across the country...

published on 4/9/18 8:00 AM
The magnificent dome of the Old Bank of Sofia in Moscovska Str., architects Georgi Fingov, Dimo Nichev, Nikola Yurukov, 1910-1913

Historical Routes Sofia reveal the mysteries of the capital city in the post-liberation years

On 3 April, 1879, the Constituent Assembly, sitting in the old Bulgarian capital Turnovo proclaimed Sofia capital of free Bulgaria. “Different towns were considered as prospective capitals of the country – Sofia, Plovdiv, Turnovo...

published on 4/8/18 8:10 AM

Easter holiday – short, but profitable for Bulgarian tourism

The first peak of tourism in Bulgaria is expected over the forthcoming Easter holidays and at the end of the winter season. Some 330,000 Bulgarians have been preparing to travel through the 4 festive days - 280,000 of those will do that within..

published on 4/6/18 9:00 AM
Cristian Sallai opening the presentation

Germany – another destination preferred by Bulgarian tourists

Latest data and numbers, related to tourism in Germany were presented on March 27 th in Sofia, at a press conference of the DZT German National Tourist Board, as well as curious info on the number of Bulgarian tourists that visited the country..

published on 3/28/18 12:06 PM

Etropole-town with rich history dating back to 6th century BC

You are looking for an interesting place for walk and recreation for the weekend? You can visit the town of Etropole situated some 80 kilometers away from Bulgaria’s capital Sofia at the foot of the Balkan Mountain Range. The town has a..

published on 3/25/18 11:05 AM
Slobodan Unkovic – deputy director of Tourist Organization, Belgrade, Maria Labovic, Renata Pindžo, Nikolina Angelkova and Vihra Ognyanova – Prim Expo CEO, organizer of Vacation and SPA Expo

Bulgarian-Serbian cooperation in tourism

Culinary temptations, similar lifestyle and culture and hospitability – this is what the Bulgarian citizens are finding during their visits to Serbia. Meanwhile, the Serbian tourists are welcome at the Bulgarian Black Sea coast and in..

published on 2/27/18 3:53 PM
Nikolina Angelkova, Elżbieta Bieńkowska and Zurab Pololikashvili during the meeting

Nikolina Angelkova: Cooperation in tourism will iron out contradictions in the Balkans

The National Palace of Culture in Sofia hosted another event of the calendar of the Bulgarian Presidency of the Council of the European Union. It focused on the problems and the perspectives of the tourism sector.   EU Tourism Ministers,..

published on 2/14/18 12:31 PM