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Canterbury Christ Church University (Kent, UK) survey shows tourists still value authenticity of historic cities

City tours and city breaks are one of the most popular forms of coach holiday. New research suggests that tourists still search for, and value, authenticity in cities.Dr. Jane Lovell from Canterbury...


GNTB 2018 Marketing Theme – “Culinary Germany” – Wine

Germany is the tenth largest wine-producing country in the world. German wines are light, lively and fruity thanks to the unique climatic and geological conditions in Germany's thirteen wine-growing...


RDA at Busworld in Kortrijk, Belgium

This year, the RDA Federation and RDA-Workshop Touristik-Service GmbH were present at Busworld in Kortrijk/Belgium with an own stand. RDA members and other interested parties were able to engage in...

Coach tourism news at first hand

When it comes to current and well-founded coverage of the coach and group tourism sector, then the RDA – as the leading European federation for international coach and group tourism – is the first point of contact for the press editorial departments of trade and public media.

The RDA informs the travel trade and public at large about current coach and group tourism news, industry developments and trends via regular press releases, press conferences and interviews in leading media.

Active press and media work is an important strategic task which is situated at the head of the federation. Spokesperson for the RDA Board is RDA President Richard Eberhardt. Press spokesperson for the federation is RDA CEO Dieter Gauf. Journalist and RDA Press Advisor Annette Heinemann is the first point of contact for editors and editorial departments.


Annette Heinemann
Phone: +49 2244 90 33 33
Facsimile: +49 2244 87 74 22

RDA Spokesman
Dieter Gauf
Phone: +49 221 91 27 72 0
Facsimile: +49 221 12 47 88