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35,000 people use Zlatograd-Xanthi border X-ing in Nov.

Δημοσίευση 9 Δεκεμβρίου 2010, 10:39 / Ανανεώθηκε 27 Ιουνίου 2013, 14:55
35,000 people use Zlatograd-Xanthi border  X-ing in Nov.
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The operation of the Zlatograd-Xanthi border crossing on the Greek-Bulgarian frontier has generated a threefold increase in tourism revenues, according to local authorities on the Bulgarian side of the border, BTA reported on Wednesday.

The operation of the Zlatograd-Xanthi border crossing on the Greek-Bulgarian frontier has generated a threefold increase in tourism revenues, according to local authorities on the Bulgarian side of the border, BTA reported on Wednesday.

Greeks mostly visit nearby Zlatograd for shopping, for car repairs or even visits to local dentists, whereas the Bulgarians mostly commute across the border to work in northern Greece.

Roughly 35,000 citizens of both countries have used the specific border crossing in November alone.