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6 Tourism Trends We’re Tracking At Skift This Week

@djpeltier

Aug 23, 2014 12:00 pm

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Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends, and in these weekend posts we highlight the stories that tackle these trends. This one looks at top tourism trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here.

>> Destinations are testing out Twitter’s new marketing products: Finding Success on Twitter May Cost Destinations Money Moving Forward

>> Tourism boards increasing using timelapse videos as marketing tools: Australian Tourism Board Creates 4-Minute Vacation With New Timelapse Video

>> Golfers love the USA: America Is Leading the World in Golf Tourism Growth

>> West coast cities get most of the attention on road trips: The Great American Road Trip Heads West This Summer

>> Israel and Gaza not having the summer they hoped for: Tourist Arrivals in Israel Plummet 19 Percent in July

>> Hainan Airlines starting direct route from Beijing to Boston for influx of Chinese visitors: Chinese Tourists Flock to Boston for University Tours

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