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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

>> An emerging lifestyle motel segment is developing: Behind the Inexplicable Return of the Chic and Cheeky Lifestyle Motel

>> Places like Miami and Boston now have higher nightly rates than New York City: U.S. Hotel Rates Rise as Room Demand and Revenue Hit All-Time Highs

>> This is a good indicator of how millennials could still be retained by the organized hotel sector: Travel Habits of Millennials: Airbnb Least Used for Accommodations, for Now

>> Staying fit and eating well on the road is important to a growing number of travelers: New Skift Trends Report: Health and Wellness in the Travel Industry


Photo Credit: The Burrard in downtown Vancouver epitomizes the segment’s sassy spirit The Burrard