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37th Day of Coach Tourism – Speaker Line-Up

The 37th Day of Coach Tourism will take place on Monday, 7th January 2019 in the beautiful Steintor-Varieté, Halle/Saale (Germany’s oldest variety theatre – see photo) with an informal B2B networking...


Exhibitor registration documents available online

The RDA Group Travel Expos are Europe’s largest dedicated sales and purchasing exhibitions for the coach and group travel sectors. Next year’s RDA Group Travel Expos will take place on 2nd and 3rd...


Sustainable tourism – German travel industry tries to bridge consumer ‘green gap’ with a new sales initiative

The German travel industry has launched new initiatives to promote increased bookings of sustainable holidays and to overcome consumer reluctance to put what are often well-meaning travel intentions...

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 Benedikt Esser. 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