Airbnb

Celebrity

Airbnbing Hunter S Thompson's Cabin Sounds Miserable and Also Terrifying

Have a relaxing stay next to a bunch of squawking peacocks at the good graces of Thompson's widow – who, by the way, "does own a weapons permit".
Drew Schwartz
7.15.19
palestine

People Are Deactivating Airbnb for Allowing Listings in the Occupied West Bank

Airbnb won't be collecting profits from illegal settlements, but organisers say that's not enough.
Leila Ettachfini
5.16.19
Australia Today

Man Admits He Killed an Airbnb Guest over Unpaid Rent

Thirty-six-year-old Ramis Jonuzi was strangled to death after he was unable to pay the £112 he owed his host.
Gavin Butler
3.5.19
Nightlife Isn't Dead

The Rise of the Rural Sesh

Airbnb has birthed a new party tradition.
Angus Harrison
3.2.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now

African Countries Are Using Trump's 'Shithole' Comments to Drive Tourism

"We would like to invite you to come to shithole Namibia, one of the best shithole countries out there."
Drew Schwartz
2.1.18
Airbnb

Melbourne Airbnb Hosts Have Allegedly Murdered a Guest

Several guests had already complained of feeling unsafe at the East Brighton property.
Wendy Syfret
10.30.17
The VICE Guide to Right Now

Trump's Childhood Home Is Great, Tremendous, Available for Rent on Airbnb

The rental comes with a cardboard cutout of the president and a creepy placard outside the bedroom where he "was likely conceived."
Drew Schwartz
8.9.17
Travel

Travelling as a Person of Colour Is Stressful

Trips are supposed to be relaxing, but I can’t help but be on edge.
Sarah Hagi
7.26.17
The Restless Youth Issue

Wild Rent Hikes Are Leaving Europe’s Cities Totally Unaffordable

Meet the young European activists fighting against the EU's housing crisis.
Caelainn Hogan
5.2.17
Features

This AirBnB-Certified "Grime Scout” Wants to Show You Around London’s Music Scene

It's part of the home-sharing platform's new "City Hosts" program, which reminds us a little too much of Westworld.
Ezra Marcus
1.31.17
Health

This App Is Like Uber but for Unlicensed Therapists

The new app Happy is attempting an on-demand solution to loneliness to become the Uber of emotional support.
Leon Dische Becker
11.25.16
football kits

Smartphone FC: The Most Popular Apps Reimagined as Football Kits

If you've ever wondered what Google Maps United versus Facebook FC would look like, this should give you a good idea.
VICE Sports
10.17.16
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