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RDA und DRV (German Travel Association) in Berlin to discuss “Tourism Tax“ with German Federal Government Commissioner for Tourism

The RDA International Coach Tourism Federation and the DRV German Travel Association ( attended a meeting on 30th May 2018 in Berlin about the contentious “Tourism Tax” issue with Mr. Thomas Bareiß, Parliamentary Secretary of State and German Federal...

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The top 100 visitor sights and attractions in Germany

Situated in the heart of Europe, Germany has plenty of fantastic tourist attractions and unique sights to offer. Visitors from all over the world travel to Germany to experience architectural...


Travel and tourism creates seven million new jobs worldwide

The new World Travel and Tourism Council’s annual Economic Impact Research reports that travel and tourism was responsible for the creation of seven million new jobs worldwide. For the seventh...


German holiday behaviour in 2017 – selected first results of the 48th FUR Reiseanalyse (Travel Analysis)

54.1 million German holidaymakers took a total of almost 70 million trips (5 days +) in 2017. Expenditure on holiday trips increased to € 73.4 billion up from € 67.5 billion in 2016. Holiday travel...



New Data Protection Law: European General Data Protection Regulation 2018

A new European General Data Protection Regulation was agreed in December 2015. This has led to a comprehensive integration of European data protection legislation. On 25th May 2018, the new EU Data...



Transport Committee of the European Parliament agrees to extend the 12-day rule to national coach travel

The Transport and Tourism (TRAN) Committee of the European Parliament approved the extension of the 12-day rule to national coach travel during its meeting on 4th June 2018 in Brussels. The MEPs...


EACT in Brussels: Driving and Rest periods Regulation and Posting of Workers Directive

On 15th May 2018, EACT President Stephen Smith, EACT Secretary General Dieter Gauf and RDA EU Representative, Sandra van de Walle, met in Brussels for talks with Markus Ferber, MEP, and Gesine...

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Joint VPR/RDA-Party on 3rd July 2018 in the Flora Cologne

The joint VPR/RDA-Party will take place on the evening of 3rd July 2018 in the historic Flora botanical gardens situated not far from the RDA Group Travel Expo 2018 in Cologne. The spacious Flora...


RDA Group Travel Expo 2018 host venue – Cologne Trade Fair Halls 6 and 9

Cologne Trade Fair (Koelnmesse – established in 1924) is the world’s sixth-largest trade fair venue and has recently undergone a comprehensive modernisation programme – Koelnmesse 3.0. This year’s...

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