Bulgaria's Albena Resort Expects Increase of TouristsSource: Sofia News Agency (www.novinite.com)
Published Date: 09 Aug 2010
The Bulgarian Black Sea resort Albena is expecting an 18% increase of tourists in August in comparison to the same period last year.
Managers of tourist companies in Albena have announced that they expect a 7 to 10% increase of tourists, year-on-year.
Russians have recorded the biggest increase of holiday makers in Albena. About 3 000 have already went on vacation in Albena since the beginning of the year, which is 40% more than 2009.
The decline of German tourists in Bulgaria has been overcome this year and Albena has already recorded 10% more German holiday makers than last year.
Between 16 300 and 16 900 tourists visit the Bulgarian resort every day. Most of them are Bulgarians- more than 6 200. Russians, as well as Romanians, are about 3 000. About 2 000 are the Germans who have chosen to have a vacation in Albena.