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NSI: 9.1% Increase in Foreigners Visits in Bulgaria

www.pixabay.com In January 2020, 423.1 thousand Bulgarian residents made trips abroad, or by 5.1% more than those in January 2019. An increase was observed in the total number of the trips of Bulgarians to: Turkey - by 15.7%, Italy - by 11.1%, Serbia - by 9. 8%, Austria - by 6.7%, the United Kingdom - by 6. 4%, Republic of North Macedonia - by 6. 3%, Germany - by 5. 3%, Romania - by 3.
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EUR 3.7 Billion is the Revenue from International Tourism in Bulgaria in 2019

www.pixabay.com 3.7 billion euros are the revenues from international tourism for 2019 in Bulgaria, according to the data of the Bulgarian National Bank, announced today. The results show an increase of 0.4% compared to 2018. In December 2019 alone, revenues from foreign tourists exceed € 165 million, an increase of 10 percent over the last month of 2018, according to the central
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1,302.5 Thousand Bulgarians Made Tourism Trips in Q4 of 2019

www.pixabay.com In the fourth quarter of 2019, 1,302.5 thousand Bulgarian residents made tourism trips, the National Statistical Institute said in a press release. The majority (81.1%) of them travelled only in the country, 17.1% - only abroad and 1.8% - both in the country and abroad. Compared to the same quarter of 2018, the total number of the travellers aged 15 and over increased
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The Rhodope Narrow Gauge in Bulgaria Ranked among The Guardian Top 10 Best Scenic Rail Journeys in Europe

https://tesnolineikata.wixsite.com The Septemvri-Dobrinishte railway ranked among the top ten of the best scenic rail journeys in Europe by the prestigious British newspaper The Guardian, trip.dir.bg reported. Several other countries such as Finland, the Czech Republic, Germany, Spain, Ireland, Luxembourg, France and Switzerland are also included in the ranking.  Narrow gauge
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Increase in the International Tourism Revenues in Bulgaria

www.pixabay.com International tourism revenues in Bulgaria over the January-November 2019 period amount to EUR 3.6 billion, the Bulgarian National Bank has announced, BNR reported. Even though it was a difficult year there is a minimal growth of 0.02 percent compared to the same period of the previous record-breaking year - 2018, the Ministry of Tourism comments. In November 2019
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Bulgarians Travelled Less in the Third Quarter of 2019

www.pixabay.com In the third quarter of 2019, 1 733.9 thousand Bulgarian residents made tourist trips. The majority (75.6%) of them travelled only within the country, 20.5% - only abroad and 3.9% - both in the country and abroad. Compared to the same quarter of 2018 the total number of the travelled persons aged 15 and over decreased by 7.9% In the third quarter of 2019, most Bulgarians
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Bulgaria and Egypt Will Share Experience in the Field of Tourism

www.pixabay.com Minister of Tourism Nikolina Angelkova held a working meeting with the Minister of Tourism of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Dr. Rania Al-Mashat. The two spoke during Minister Angelkova's working visit to Cairo, the government press service said. She is accompanied by a group of delegates, including representatives of local government and business, as well
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Over BGN 1.374 Billion in Tourist Nights Spent in 9 Months

www.pixabay.com In September 2019, there were 2 924 accommodation units operating in the country with more than 10 beds - hotels, motels, campsites, chalets and other short-stay accommodation. The number of rooms in them is 131.6 thousand and the beds - 294.7 thousand. Compared to September 2018, the total number of accommodation establishments which operated during the period increased
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The 5 Most Delicious European Street Foods

www.pixabay.com The team of Peika.bg decided to pick 5 of the most delicious street foods in different European countries just for you. See who they are below: 1. Pizza in Italy You couldn't be in Italy and didn't feel careless, love of life and passion for food. And when it comes to delicious food - the fastest and most delicious solution is Italian pizza. The combination of thin
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Bulgaria and United Arab Emirates approved a Draft Memorandum of Understanding on Tourism Cooperation

Photo by David Rodrigo on Unsplash The Council of Ministers has approved a draft Memorandum of Understanding on tourism cooperation between the Ministry of Tourism of the Republic of Bulgaria and the Ministry of Economy of the United Arab Emirates as a basis for negotiations between them, the government press office reported. The document reflects the readiness of both countries to create
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