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Top 70 World Trends in March

From Hotel Concierge Animals to LGBT Cruise Events

— March 20, 2016 — World
These March 2016 world trends range from hotel concierge animals to LGBT cruise events that are hosted in a tropical setting. When it comes to travel, the month's most memorable examples include eco-friendly adventure ships and global excursions that connect those with similar interests and lifestyles. For example, San Diego's Silver Strand Boating Club connects those in the city's LGBT community while exploring a variety of scenic locations.

Additional standouts include commuter-focused examples like commemorative subway passes and proactive transit apps that are designed to make the lives of urban travelers more convenient. Furthermore, these March 2016 world trends also include novelty examples like re-imagined art pieces that are made with GPS screenshots of bike routes from around the globe.

Inclusive emojis round out this collection of world trends and appeal to diverse cultural groups who prefer texting as their main method of mobile communication.
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69
Defiant Iranian Apps
Defiant Iranian Apps
The Gershad App Lets Young Iranians Evade the Morality Police
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68
Inclusive Accommodation Services
Inclusive Accommodation Services
'Stay Hilton. Go Out' Helps LGBT Travelers Plan a Vacation
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67
Proactive Transit Apps
Proactive Transit Apps
The METROtrack App Lets Users Set Stop Reminders and Plan Their Trips
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66
Accompanied Layover Vacations
Accompanied Layover Vacations
This Promotion Allows Icelandair Passengers to Book a Personal Guide
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65
LGBT Ski Events
LGBT Ski Events
The Telluride Gay Ski Week Offers a Delightful Mix of Skiing and Partying
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64
Historic University Tour Apps
Historic University Tour Apps
Harvard University's Mobile Tour App Offers Historical Information
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63
Adventurous Layover Apps
Adventurous Layover Apps
The Layover with a Local App Connects Passengers with a Local Tour Guide
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62
Mediterranean Egg Bowls
Mediterranean Egg Bowls
This Eatery Serves 'Shakshuka,' an Egg, Cheese and Tomato Breakfast
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61
Prideful Photo Contests
Prideful Photo Contests
This Instagram Contest Promotes Northeast Indiana Pride
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60
Morning Rice Salads
Morning Rice Salads
Sqirl Serves Globally Inspired Exotic Meals for Breakfast
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59
Scratchable Gaming Posters
Scratchable Gaming Posters
These Subway Posters Let the Public Attack Game Villains with Coins
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58
Binge-Flight Subscriptions
Binge-Flight Subscriptions
OneGo Allows You To Fly Major Airlines With a Fixed Monthly Fee
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57
Comprehensive Community Travel Apps
Comprehensive Community Travel Apps
The 'Vespa' App Helps LGBT Travelers Explore Different Cities
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56
Sourdough-Infused Gourmet Chocolate
Sourdough-Infused Gourmet Chocolate
This Sourdough & Olive Oil Chocolate Bar is Spanish-Inspired
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55
Travel Checklist Apps
Travel Checklist Apps
Nepal-Based Startup Thingsle Creates a Curated List of Travel To Dos
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54
LGBT Travel Websites
LGBT Travel Websites
'OutOfOffice' is an LGBT Travel Start-Up for Flights, Hotels and Excursions
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53
Balkan Yogurt-Infused Egg Dishes
Balkan Yogurt-Infused Egg Dishes
This Cilbir Recipe Creates a Garlic and Dill-Infused Breakfast
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52
Family Bike Tours
Family Bike Tours
This Company Offers Exciting Vacation Packages for Active Families
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51
LGBT Boating Clubs
LGBT Boating Clubs
The Silver Strand Boating Club Lets You Learn Sailing With LGBT Companions
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50
Therapeutic Travel Teas
Therapeutic Travel Teas
TEALEAVES' 'Jetlag Therapy Kit' Leaves Travelers Feeling Refreshed
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49
Personalized LGBT Travel Providers
Personalized LGBT Travel Providers
Private Journeys from Source Events Offers LGBT Tourism Options
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48
Real-Time Enforcement Software
Real-Time Enforcement Software
Analysts Use Big Data to Keep Police Informed During the Super Bowl
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47
Sun Skincare Travel Sets
Sun Skincare Travel Sets
The Day to Day Travel Set from SUPERGOOP! is All Sunscreen
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46
Worldly Breakfast Burritos
Worldly Breakfast Burritos
Sweet Earth's Vegetarian Burrito Wraps Channel Global Cuisine
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45
Drone-Capturing Eagles
Drone-Capturing Eagles
Dutch Police are Using Eagles as a Way to Thwart Unauthorized Drones
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44
Swimming Swine Getaways
Swimming Swine Getaways
The Island of Swimming Pigs Lets Consumers Bathe with Piglets
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43
Personalized Airport Apps
Personalized Airport Apps
The MIA Airport Official 2.0 App Makes Life Easy For Miami Travelers
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42
Eco-Friendly Adventurer Ships
Eco-Friendly Adventurer Ships
The Scenic Eclipse Ocean Cruiser Design Promises Only the Best
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41
Matchmaking Travel Apps
Matchmaking Travel Apps
Friendship App Rendezwho Matches You With One Person Anywhere In the World
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40
Water Supply-Monitoring Apps
Water Supply-Monitoring Apps
The 'Water Monitor' App Tracks Water Supplies in Urban Southern India
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39
GPS Map Art
GPS Map Art
Canadian Artist Setphen Lund Creates GPS Art with the Strava App
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38
City Exploration Apps
City Exploration Apps
The 'Guides' App by Lonely Planet Makes a Great Digital Travel Buddy
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37
Traveler-Guiding App
Traveler-Guiding App
Lonely Planet's 'Guides' App Lets You Stay Informed During Your Travels
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36
Same-Sex Vacation Packages
Same-Sex Vacation Packages
Brendan Vacations' 'Romantic Ireland' is Tailored to LGBT Travelers
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35
Ultra-Authentic Thai Eateries
Ultra-Authentic Thai Eateries
Thai Food Restaurant 'Dee Daa' Flash-Freezes Its Sauces Overseas
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34
Luxury Hotel Canine Concierges
Luxury Hotel Canine Concierges
The Fairmont Hotel Chain Has a Series of Canine Ambassadors
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33
Waste-Powered Energy Plants
Waste-Powered Energy Plants
The Shenzhen East Waste-to-Energy Plant Will Divert a Third of Waste
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32
Modernist Tropical Inns
Modernist Tropical Inns
The Pat Inn Offers a Contemporary Minimalist Stay on a Secluded Island
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31
Charity-Focused Family Vacations
Charity-Focused Family Vacations
This Organization Offers Trips for Socially Conscious Families
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30
Vinegar-Based South African Sauces
Vinegar-Based South African Sauces
The Cape Town Peri Peri Sauce Two-Pack is a Premium Condiment
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29
Family Entertainment Theme Parks
Family Entertainment Theme Parks
The Mattel 'Play!' Entertainment Park Will Offer Fun Attractions
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28
Overbooked Travel Ads
Overbooked Travel Ads
These Travel Advertisements Use Calendar Events to Spell Out Calls for Help
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27
In-Store Duty-Free Shops
In-Store Duty-Free Shops
Japan Duty Free Ginza is an Airport-Style Shop Inside a Department Store
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26
West African Emojis
West African Emojis
'Afro Emoji' Helps Africans Culturally Express Themselves in the Digital Age
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25
Luxurious LGBT Wine Cruises
Luxurious LGBT Wine Cruises
The Big Gay Wine Cruise Features Selections From LGBT Winemakers
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24
Commemorative Subway Passes
Commemorative Subway Passes
The Taipei Metro Has Released a Year of the Monkey Pass
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23
Digital Activity Centers
Digital Activity Centers
The Megapolis Family Entertainment Center in Qatar is Tech-Focused
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22
LGBT Winter Sport Events
LGBT Winter Sport Events
Aspen Gay Ski Week Provides Inclusive Experiences for All Skiers
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21
Literary Travel Games
Literary Travel Games
Travelzoo's Map Challenges Bookworms to Win a Literary-Themed Holiday
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20
Large-Scale Passenger Drones
Large-Scale Passenger Drones
The Ehang184 Drone Design is Engineered for Human Travel
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19
Panoramic Cambodian Museums
Panoramic Cambodian Museums
The Angkor Panorama Museum Celebrates the History of Angkor Wat
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18
Movie-Themed Apartment Rentals
Movie-Themed Apartment Rentals
The Netflix and Chill Airbnb Brings a Cheeky Euphemism to Life
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17
Inaugural LGBT Cruises
Inaugural LGBT Cruises
Atlantic Events Inc. Will Offer a Gay Cruise Aboard the Anthem of the Seas
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16
Big Data Travel Platforms
Big Data Travel Platforms
'Wayblazer' Uses IBM Watson as an Intelligent Concierge
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15
Group Fitness Tours
Group Fitness Tours
This Platform Helps Users Organize Fitness-Oriented Vacations
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14
Mid-Century Californian Eateries
Mid-Century Californian Eateries
The Vivane Restaurant Has Recently Opened at the Avalon Hotel
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13
On-Demand Concierge Apps
On-Demand Concierge Apps
The Bellhop App Functions as a Personal Concierge
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12
Contextual Urban Hotels
Contextual Urban Hotels
Amsterdam's INK Hotel is Situated Within a Historic Building
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11
Outdoor Urinal Installations
Outdoor Urinal Installations
The First Open-Air Urinal in San Francisco is Now Open for Business
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10
Feline Luxury Hotel Mascots
Feline Luxury Hotel Mascots
The Algonquin Hotel in NYC Has a Kitty Concierge Named Matilda
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9
Uplifting Blue Monday Campaigns
Uplifting Blue Monday Campaigns
The EasyJet Orange Monday Campaign Aimed to Elevate #BlueMonday
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8
Edible Travel Guides
Edible Travel Guides
These Regional Poland Travel Guides are Boxes of Chocolates
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7
Suburban Seaside Hotels
Suburban Seaside Hotels
This Indonesian Hotel is Situated Within a Busy Seaside Area
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6
Upcycled Plastic Beach Huts
Upcycled Plastic Beach Huts
These Eco-Friendly Beach Huts Resemble Colorful Upside Down Pine Cones
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5
Rugged Retro Carry-Ons
Rugged Retro Carry-Ons
This Durable Suitcase Combines Vintage Design with Modern Features
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4
Chic Austere Lodgings
Chic Austere Lodgings
NYC's Sago Hotel Offers Stylish Affordability on the Lower East Side
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3
Smart Collapsible Suitcases
Smart Collapsible Suitcases
This Hard Shell Suitcase Aims to Solve All Storage Problems
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2
Luxury Hotel Resident Cats
Luxury Hotel Resident Cats
Le Bristol Paris Has Two Birman Kitties Watching Over the Lobby
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1
Ultramodern Hotel Amenities
Ultramodern Hotel Amenities
Hotel Cappuccino Lets Guests Forward Unused Amenities to Charity
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