Staycations became all the rage during the height of the economic downturn. Now, as the economic recovery continues and pent-up demand for travel builds, new travel trends are emerging, tour operators say. "I think travel agents will find a more adventurous traveler in the sense that they are amenable to visiting small country towns and villages to see and mingle with the people that live there," said Melissa McKee of Collette Vacations. "They are no longer satisfied with just a city tour. And family travel -- the idea of travelers on tour with their children and grandchildren- - will be something we see more and more of."
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