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Mobility Package I rejected by the Committee on Transport and Tourism of the European Parliament

The Committee on Transport and Tourism (TRAN) of the European Parliament rejected Wim van de Camp’s revised report concerning driving and rest periods of the Mobility Package I on 10th January 2019....


Digital Detox holidays trend on the rise

Digital detox is an attempt to untether people from obsessively checking their mobile phones. It is an issue that Ayana Resort on Bali, for example, is addressing by limiting the use of smartphones...


Secure your exhibition space for Cologne now!

Those wanting to generate face-to-face business with coach and group tourism buyers should secure stand space ASAP at the RDA Group Travel Expo 2019 in Cologne.This year’s RDA Group Travel Expos will...

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