weekly_trend_roundup.jpgEvery 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.

For all of our trends roundups, go here.

>>Only a small percentage of Americans generally travel to Europe anyway: TripAdvisor and Industry Groups Are Optimistic About Europe, Despite Travel Alert

>>Skift’s CMO series–a combination of traditional and experimental marketing efforts is working for G Adventures: Skift CMO Interviews: G Adventures on Appealing to More Than Millennials

>>European travel season isn’t looking great this year: Skift Survey: Americans Rethink Summer European Travel Plans After Attacks

>>Listen to Skift’s latest podcast: Skift Podcast: Creating a Smarter City for Tourists and Locals, Part 1

>>The cruise industry is about to take Cuba by storm: Carnival Corp. Gets the Green Light From the Cuban Government for Cruises

>>Travel marketers may really be off base if they overplay their hand toward Millennials: A Radical Thought: Do Millennials Really View Travel Differently?

>>European travel season isn’t looking great this year: Skift Survey: Americans Rethink Summer European Travel Plans After Attacks

>>More than 117 million international travelers and counting make up the global Muslim travel market: 5 Charts Showing Challenges Faced by Muslim Travelers Around the World

Photo Credit: An arrivals and departure board is seen behind blown out windows at Zaventem Airport in Brussels on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Associated Press