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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 hospitality trends.

For all of our trends roundups, go here

>> Most travelers aren’t booking hotel rooms for the fun of it: Last-Minute Hotel Bookers Prove More Moderate Than Spontaneous

>> As the economy keeps climbing, so do hotel room fees: Rising Hotel Fees Show No Sign of Slowing Down

>> But first, let’s take a selfie: Hotels Make Taking a Selfie an Entire Vacation Experience

>> Get ready for busier hotels: Hotels Prepare for Highest Occupancy Levels in 20 Years

Photo Credit: Hotels are introducing new fees for everything from early check-ins to baggage holding. Holiday Extras / Flickr