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food news

You Can Airbnb an Oscar Mayer Wienermobile This Summer, If That's Your Thing

Hey, Chicago: "For the first time ever, your wildest hot dog dreams can come true with a stay in our 27-foot-long hot dog on wheels."
Jelisa Castrodale
7.18.19
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
7.12.19
palestine

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

Airbnb won't be collecting profits from illegal settlements, but organizers say that's not enough.
Leila Ettachfini
5.15.19
Airbnb

New York City Sued Airbnb Operators For Allegedly Posing As Fake Hosts​

A $20.7 million lawsuit implicates a ring of real estate agents and companies posting multiple listings on sites like Airbnb, HomeAway and VRBO.
Ankita Rao
1.14.19
spending

Five Amazing Trips You Can Take for $50 a Day or Less

A great vacation doesn’t have to break the bank.
Evie Carrick
10.12.18
phobias

My Spider-Filled Airbnb Is the New ‘Hereditary’

I’m a grown-ass woman who leans into my own phobias and I don’t care who knows.
Sarah Berman
6.25.18
Travel

Cheap Places to Travel in 2018 Where Your Dollar Stretches Further

Skip overpriced cities where a cup of coffee costs more than a steak dinner back home. Here are six places you'll actually want to visit this summer that don't cost a fortune.
Melissa Locker
5.18.18
Work

Being a Freelancer Can Really Suck

No boss, no problem? Not so fast. The gig economy has all kinds of pitfalls for workers and sometimes even their neighbors.
Melissa Kravitz
5.9.18
The VICE Guide to Right Now Podcast

Airbnb's Gentrification Problem

On today's episode, we discuss the impact of Airbnb rentals on vulnerable New York neighborhoods.
VICE Staff
5.7.18
gig economy

Airbnb 'Superhosts' Spill Their Money Making Secrets

Most hosts earn less than $500 a month—but learn the tricks of the trade and you can bring in much, much more.
Nadja Sayej
4.19.18
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
1.31.18
Mueller indictments

Paul Manafort's NYC neighbors are mad about his Airbnb

It is usually illegal in New York City to rent an entire apartment on Airbnb for less than 30 days.
Noah Kulwin
10.30.17
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