Bulgaria is devoted to constructing its part of railroad between Bulgaria capital Sofia and Macedonia’s Skopje, said Petar Kirov, the Deputy Transport Minister, on Tuesday. In a meeting with his Macedonian counterpart Elena Kuzmanovska, Kirov also stated that the construction of Bulgarian railroad section would start in parallel with that of Macedonia that is to be finished between the year 2022 and 2023, reported a leading European website.
A modernization process would also be executed on the current base in the region of the brand new railroad between the nations. This program would be linked with the European Union funding that might also be used by Macedonia, as per enlargement official.
Meanwhile, the Spanish Vueling Airlines are all set to launch a new regular line from Barcelona, Spain to Sofia, Bulgaria. The first flight would leave Barcelona on 26th May and would run on every Monday and Thursday.
In recent years, Vueling has been one of the most aggressive airlines on the European continent. Just ten years, after it was first introduced, Vueling Airlines is now the 2nd largest Spanish aircraft company after Iberia. Vueling Airlines now offers flights to 118 places in Europe, Asia and Africa with 82 aircraft.
Sofia passengers can be particularly concerned in the scopes by Vueling Airlines to dozens of destinations in Spain, to which there is no connection from Sofia, at present. Among the most attractive are Sevilla, Santander, Bilbao, Almeria, Oviedo, San Sebastian, Alicante and many more, including popular Spanish islands such as Menorca and Tenerife.