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Noirebnb Tackles #AirbnbWhileBlack Issues By Creating A Travel Site Specifically For People Of Color

Noirebnb will be designed to work the same way Airbnb does, but specifically for black people and other people of color. More »


Airbnb Banned A Host For Racist Comments Sent To A Potential Guest, Thank God

A racist Airbnb host was recently banned from the website after he sent a string of derogatory messages to a potential guest. More »


Airbnb Got Called Out For Allowing Racial Discrimination & Twitter Had A Lot To Say About It

When booking our Airbnb for our upcoming trip to Atlanta, my boyfriend insisted that I make a profile and do the booking. I scoffed at him, assuming that this was just a chore that he didn’t want to do, but then he insisted that “we won’t get denied if [I] do it.” Being that I am… More »


“Lucky” Winners Of This Airbnb Contest Get To Have A Sleepover With Sharks

As part of Airbnb’s #NightAt series, you can enter to win a complimentary one-night stay in an underwater room, surrounded by sharks. In the listing, the experience is described as a “once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to sleep in an underwater bedroom, where the only thing separating you from your neighbors is the 360-degree transparent wall.” I think… More »


Vacationers Find Corpse On Airbnb Property

Next season, on Serial? More »


Art School Student Lists Van Gogh’s Bedroom On Air BnB

A student at The School of the Art Institute of Chicago went full-method with their re-imagining of Van Gogh’s bedroom when they painted and transformed their apartment into an exact copy of Van Gogh’s bedroom and listed it on AirBnB. More »


This $200 Igloo In Greenpoint Is Unfortunately No Longer Available

If you give us lemons, we’ll make artisanal lemonade. Give us snow? We’ll make affordable housing. More »


Airbnb’s New Ad Was Clearly Made By Someone Who Was Very, Very Stoned

Looks like the video intern found the vape. More »


Man Rents His Apartment On AirBNB, Returns To $67K In Damages And An Orgy (NSFW)

Comedian Ari Teman found no humor in the state of his apartment when he returned after renting it out to a verified user on AirBNB. Tenman claims he left his keys on Friday afternoon with a man named David Carter who said he needed a place his in-laws could stay for a weekend wedding. Tenman… More »


5 Reasons AirBnB Is Way Better Than A Hotel

I’ve mentioned AirBnB in a few of my traveling posts, most recently the story of my roadtrip from Portland to Nashville. Ever since my boyfriend Nick and I discovered the site, which lets people rent out their homes to travelers, we rarely stay in hotels anymore. In fact, thanks to AirBnB, we’ve spent a few… More »