Bulgaria Opens Summer 07 SeasonSource: Sofia News Agency (www.novinite.com)
Published Date: 20 Apr 2007
The summer season for tourists in Bulgaria kicks off on April 20, month and a half earlier as compared to previous years.
This is the first time ever that the summer season is given the go-ahead that early and the even will be marked by a ceremony at the Golden Sands coastal resort, to be attended by Prime Minister Sergey Stanishev.
Official estimates forecast a 6.4% rise in the number of foreign tourists coming to Bulgaria this summer year upon year, mainly thanks to the great interest of Russian tourists.