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Give Airbnb Gift Cards, Get 20% Back

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Last year there was an awesome opportunity to save $50 off $100 on Airbnb with Amex Offers.

Since we didn’t have any immediate needs to book a stay with Airbnb, Kim and I bought Airbnb gift cards to send to each other to save 50% of future stays.

Now Airbnb is offering an interesting offer to get some money back for purchasing gift cards. Continue reading Give Airbnb Gift Cards, Get 20% Back

Earn 5X Miles & Points with Airbnb

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In recent years, Kim, Lucas and I have enjoyed staying at places listed on Airbnb from time to time. Find out about our (first) awesome experience in Singapore here.

The main reasons we like using the site are reasonable prices for rooms in good locations as well as getting a closer look at the where people live and more interaction with locals at the destinations. Continue reading Earn 5X Miles & Points with Airbnb

HGTV Fixer Upper Show’s Renovated Homes Are Hot Vacation Rentals

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I started getting into various home & leisure shows recently when I couldn’t find much else to watch during flights with JetBlue and Southwest.

One of my favorites is the HGTV Fixer Upper show, which features couple Joanna and Chip Gaines amazingly renovating homes in Waco, Texas. Continue reading HGTV Fixer Upper Show’s Renovated Homes Are Hot Vacation Rentals

Lufthansa Selling Seats on Airbnb

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I’ve written about many interesting Airbnb listings in the past but a new one which Kim sent me an article about has got to be the most interesting (maybe a better word would be surprising).

There is a bargain Airbnb in NYC where you stay in the a taxi van. This may have been the most artsy and unique Airbnb ever.  Here are some other unique options.

How would you like it if your one night stay came with a flight on Lufthansa? Continue reading Lufthansa Selling Seats on Airbnb

Stay In A Bargain Airbnb in NYC for $39 Per Night!

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Kim, Lucas and I have enjoyed staying at some Airbnb properties over the years. Our first time using the service was back in 2012 when Lucas was around 7.5 months old. (Check out my review of the stay here.)

What I also like about Airbnb are all of the different kinds of places you can stay! There are many unique Airbnb options, like igloos and tents. You can also spend a night in celebrity homes, castles, yurts or pubs.

Earlier in the year I thought that Kim may have come across the most artsy and unique Airbnb property. Continue reading Stay In A Bargain Airbnb in NYC for $39 Per Night!

Guests Find Dead Body At Airbnb Rental

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I’ve mentioned in the past how we’ve enjoyed our stays with Airbnb in recent years. (Check out a review of our first Airbnb stay in Singapore here.)

(If you haven’t tried Airbnb yet, sign up with my referral link to get a $20 credit. I’ll get a credit too after you complete your first stay.

However, what one group of friends found on the property of their rental would make just about anybody want to checkout ASAP. Continue reading Guests Find Dead Body At Airbnb Rental

Possibly the Most Artsy & Unique Airbnb Property

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Airbnb rental options can vary greatly. You might stay in a room in someone’s home or apartment or have the whole place to yourself. (Find out our awesome experience during our first stay using Airbnb in Singapore a few years back.)

There are many unique Airbnb options, like igloos and tents. You can also spend a night in celebrity homes, castles, yurts or pubs.

Kim just sent me an article to what is possibly the most artsy and unique Airbnb ever! Continue reading Possibly the Most Artsy & Unique Airbnb Property

Beyonce Stays in $10,000 Airbnb After Super Bowl

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A couple of weeks before the Super Bowl I wrote about an Airbnb rental going for $8,500 per night. I also shared the big impact Airbnb was having on the big game.

Super Bowl 50 had a star-studded halftime show featuring Coldplay, Beyonce and Bruno Mars.

Would anyone imagine one of these stars staying at an Airbnb property after the game? Continue reading Beyonce Stays in $10,000 Airbnb After Super Bowl

Airbnb Having Big Economic Impact On Super Bowl 50

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Are you ready for some football!

Super Bowl 50 will be played on Sunday, February 7 at Levi’s Stadium in California with the Denver Broncos going up against the Carolina Panthers.

While the game is taking place in the home of the San Francisco 49ers, the stadium is actually located a good distance away in Santa Clara.

With the Super Bowl attracting tons of people to the area, Airbnb will definitely be a popular place to book a place to stay. Continue reading Airbnb Having Big Economic Impact On Super Bowl 50