Every week we post hundreds of stories across various sectors in travel, connecting the dots across various global trends. We’re now highlighting the posts that tackle these global trends pointing towards the future of travel. This one looks at top hospitality trends. For all of our trends roundups, go here.

Hotels copy airlines, adding copious fees: 8 Innovations for Smart Hotel Rooms of Today

Hotel industry expands in emerging markets: Indonesia Expansion Reflects Southeast Asia Tourism Boom

Hotel industry expands in emerging markets: Starwood spots growth opportunity in India’s underserved temple towns

Hotel industry expands in emerging markets: Ace Hotels Goes More Upscale With Panama City Launch

Hotels reevaluate loyalty programs: Hotel Loyalty Programs Evolve Beyond Points Into Experiences

Hotels reevaluate loyalty programs: What Does it Take to Inspire Hotel Loyalty Among Millennials?