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.

>> Rather than push tourists away, Germany’s complicated history – and more recent revitalization – is what draws them in: Interview: German Tourism CEO Talks Diversity and Trends

>> Could this be the future of tourism apps?: Can Czechs Rethink the Tourism App Where Others Have Failed?

>> Weakening infrastructure can’t keep up: Eastern European Countries are Worst-Positioned to Handle Tourism Growth

Photo Credit: The Millennial Monument in Budapest, Hungary Dennis Jarvis / Flickr