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65th RDA Annual General Meeting, Thursday 7th July 2016, Cologne/ Germany

The 65th RDA –International Coach Tourism Federation Annual General Meeting will take place on the afternoon of the 3rd RDA-Workshop day from 15.30 pm on Thursday 7th July 2016 in the Kristallsaal at Cologne Trade Fair. This should make the third and final day of the exhibition more appealing,...

Coach Tourism


Factors currently affecting Germans’ holiday travel bookings and tour operator success

Tourism business deals in emotional products and services. It is, therefore, sensitive to mood swings, economic and emotional. And these are difficult and emotive times for tour operators and travel...


The TOP 100 sights and visitor attractions in Germany in 2015

Europa-Park Rust, Neuschwanstein Castle, Cologne Cathedral, Heidelberg Castle and the Brandenburg Gate take the lead once again in the current list of the 100 most popular sights for foreign tourists...


CPT Coach Friendly Awards

Coach tourism passengers play an important role in supporting the local economy of towns, cities and villages as they brings much needed revenue to local hotels, restaurants, cafes, shops, parks,...



Partner-Seminar: Coach Tourism Partnership

This English language seminar aims at optimizing the co-operation between coach operators and their business partners. It provides interpretation of market research data and know-how about: market...



EACT participates at international conference on sustainable mobility in Vicenza, Italy

Willy Della Valle, President of the Coach Operators’ Section of Confartigianato, recently invited industry colleagues to attend an international conference on sustainable mobility in Vicenza, Italy....



Germany: VAT on international passenger transport

The German Federal Ministry of Finance makes the attached fact sheet "VAT on international passenger transport services using buses or coaches that are not registered in the Federal Republic of...

RDA Workshop


RDA Evening “UEFA European Football Championship Semi-Final Public Viewing” Party on Wednesday, 6th July 2016

42nd RDA-Workshop visitors and participants are invited on Wednesday, 6th July 2016, to enjoy an authentic, exclusive, thrilling and fun “UEFA European Football Championship Semi-Final ‘Public...


Cologne Trade Fair Halls 6 and 9 – RDA-Workshop 2016 host venue

Cologne Trade Fair (Koelnmesse - established in 1924) is the world’s sixth-largest trade fair venue and has recently undergone its most comprehensive modernisation programme in the company’s history...

Dates & Events

          5th to 7th July 2016, Cologne, Germany

          7th July 2016, Cologne, Germany