weekly_trend_roundupEvery 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.

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>>Confining a food tourist’s dining experience to the walls of a restaurant isn’t enough to make them feel like they got what they came for: The Future of Food Tourism Goes Beyond the Restaurant Experience

>>This partnership has the opportunity to evolve into a true platform for sharing knowledge on global association meeting trends with the rest of the industry: Singapore, Dubai, Brussels and Washington, D.C. Launch Convention Cities Network

>>San Francisco is emphasizing its forward-thinking value proposition as a tourism destination: San Francisco Travel CEO on Using The Super Bowl To Drive Destination Branding

Photo Credit: Super Bowl City will be a sprawling fan village where all types of local companies and organizations can engage visiting consumers. Super Bowl 50 Host Committee