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RDA at ITB Berlin 2016

This year‘s ITB trade-only days – with a record of 120,000 trade visitors - from 9th to 11th March were as busy and brisk as ever for the RDA team. The RDA International Coach Tourism Federation and...


EACT AGM 2016 in London

The European Alliance for Coach Tourism (EACT) held its 2016 AGM on 15th March 2016 in London.  Themes such as the EU Road Package Initiative and VAT reform in the EU were on the agenda. The...


EACT / RDA Statement concerning the forthcoming UK ‘Brexit’ Referendum

EACT and the RDA would prefer the UK to remain in the EU – continuing to contribute to, benefit from and share the human and business potential of an open, flourishing and dynamic tourism...

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Good growth prospects for European Tourism

European tourism has good growth prospects in the next few years with Germany and the UK likely to remain the two top source markets amid uncertain prospects for the Russian outbound market,...


What makes German tourists happy? – Value for money, intact nature and friendliness

A recent representative study from the German BAT Foundation published in July 2014 highlights what Germans require for their perfect holiday. It concluded that Germans seek value for money (75%),...


Dublin named Europe's friendliest city for tourists

Dublin – the birthplace of literary greats such as Jonathan Swift, Joseph Sheridan le Fanu, Oscar Wilde, Bram Stoker, Georg Bernard Shaw, James Joyce, William Butler Yeats and Bono - not forgetting...


Excursions 2015

Coach holiday operators are invited to bring along a coach of their key group travel buyers to Excursions 2015, which will be held at Alexandra Palace in London on Saturday 24th January 2015 and...


"Capturing the active tourist"

Steve Rooney, Editor in Chief and publisher of leading UK coach trade magazine "Bus & Coach Professional" and Owner of Plum Publications is a regular visitor to and keen observer of the...


RDA / EACT Photo Contrast: tour coach / private motor cars at Oropa Monastery in Italy

Oropa Monastery in Biella, Region Piemont, Italy - a popular place of pilgrimage – served in July 2014 as a backdrop for a new RDA / EACT Photo Contrast depicting tour coach / private motor cars....


New German Summer holidays ruling

Summer holidays in Germany are staggered between the federal states in order to avoid congestion at home and supply constraints in holiday destinations. The average summer holiday corridor period is...


GNTB places the 25th anniversary of the peaceful revolution in Leipzig in the international spotlight – host city of the 64th RDA AGM & Annual Conference

The 64th RDA AGM & Annual Conference takes place from 15th to 18th April 2015 in Leipzig, Germany – an important industry date you should already pencil in to your 2015 diary. The social and...


Application of 12-Day-Rule for coach drivers’ hours

On 6th June 2014 the EU Commission adopted its report on the application of the 12-Day-Rule for commercial truck transport and coach drivers’ hours, which entered into force in June 2010. By the end...


Cologne – RDA-Workshop host city

Cologne - Germany's fourth-largest city (population 2012 of 1,017,000) - is located on both sides of the Rhine River. It was founded and established in the first century AD as the Roman Colonia...

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December 2011

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