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 hospitality trends. For all of our trends roundups, go here.

Photo Credit: The photo for this weekend's hospitality trends roundup is of the the Ace Hotel in Palm Springs, California, in honor of the hotel group's founder, Alex Calderwood, who passed away this week. Ann Larie Valentine / Flickr