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  • Date: 14 November 2005 Author: The New York Times, BRIAN LAVERY, *with excerpts, 13.11.2005

    BULGARIA may be known for certain things - its ancient monasteries, for instance, or the local habit of nodding one's head to say no - but skiing probably isn't one of them. That's beginning to change as the Bulgarian slopes, the site of Alpine... more

  • Date: 14 November 2005 Author: Dnevnik, 14.11.2005

    Borovets aims for 300,000 overnights in '05 Borovets, the mountain resort located 72 km south-east of Sofia, expects to collect 300,000 levs in overnight fees from visiting tourists in '05. The fee is set at 1 lev per overnight. The... more

  • Date: 11 November 2005 Author: Novinite, 11.11.2005

    Bulgaria Equalizes Pricelists for Tourists The prices of all tourist services in Bulgaria are set to be equal for Bulgarians and foreign visitors by the end of this year under amendments to the tourism law. Bulgaria's Parliament passed... more

  • Date: 07 November 2005 Author: Sofia News Agency, 06.11.05

    Slope off to Bulgaria - The Observer Champion racer Marc Girardelli was at the Olympia Ski Show in London a few weeks ago, promoting not some big American or French resort, but little-known Bansko in Bulgaria. The resort's big-name... more

  • Date: 07 November 2005 Author: Standart Daily, 07.11.2005

    Ski Celebrities Open Season in Bansko Bansko, voguish ski resort in southern Bulgaria has recently won deserved fame among fans of the winter sports. This year the most famous skiers of all times will gather here for the opening of the... more

  • Bulgaria attractive tourism destination despite price changes THE price-sensitive interest towards Bulgarias holiday options has been playing seesaw in the past week, with news of cost moving in both directions. Local media reported... more

  • Date: 03 November 2005 Author: Standart daily, Boriana Dimitrova, 04.11.05

    Russian Tourists Rush to Bulgarian Winter Resorts Russians are eager to spend their holidays in Bulgarian winter resorts, it emerged at the international tourism fair in Moscow that is to be officially inaugurated today. The six... more

  • Date: 03 November 2005 Author: Standart Daily, Boryana Dimitrova, Dobromir Nedkov, 03.11.05

    British Prefer Pirin Mountain to the Alps "Bansko and Borovets winter resorts are among the most preferred by the British ski destinations," the head of the Bulgarian Association of Hotel-keepers and restaurant-holders, Blagoi Ragin,... more

  • Date: 01 November 2005 Author: Sofia News Agency, 1.11.2005

    Bulgaria to Build EUR 118 M Golf Courses Leading British professional golf player Ian Woosnam came to Bulgaria to advertise two new golf course complexes for the total price of EUR 118 M that will be built in the country. During a... more

  • Date: 31 October 2005 Author: The Times, Will Hide and Mark Frary, 29. 10. 05, *with excerpts

    WONKY chairlifts, draughty dormitories and watery beetroot soup? Dont believe it Bulgaria (well, certain parts of it) will soon be the chic place to winter, giving the likes of St Moritz a ski run for their money. This month Kempinski,... more