Vladimir Zografski becomes the new face of winter tourism and symbolic ambassador of destination Bulgaria

During her working visit to Poland, the Minister of Tourism Zaritsa Dinkova met with Vladimir Zografski, who is a Bulgarian ski jumper and world champion. They discussed a wide range of topics related to tourism and sport.

"I believe that the best ambassadors for Bulgaria are the people who carry it in their hearts. Whose eyes see it with love," Minister Dinkova stressed. "Tourism provides immense opportunities for the growth of our economy. It is also one of the most powerful and successful tools for soft diplomacy. Bulgaria should enter the hearts of many people around the world with its beauty, hospitality and the warmth of the sun and its people," added Zaritsa Dinkova.

For his part, Vladimir Zografski said that he is happy to have the opportunity to prepare for competitions in Poland, but he is always happy to return to Bulgaria. "I will be happy to take part in promoting our country on the Polish market," he said.

Vladimir Zografski is a Bulgarian ski jumper who has won many competitions and world championships. He is highly recognizable and loved by Poles. In September this year, he finished sixth in another start of the summer Grand Prix circuit, keeping the first place in the overall standings.