Fun + Unique Airbnb News, May ’171 min read

airbnb news may 2017

In this monthly piece, I’m going to focus on the fun and interesting news coming out about Airbnb. I’ll mostly be ignoring news from governments and special-interest groups about regulation, litigation, taxes, housing crisis, etc. This post is Airbnb news May 2017.


Sweden has just listed the entire country on Airbnb

In Sweden, you can put up a tent anywhere in the country on public land (called allemansrätten). Compare that to many other places where you need a permit, etc. This makes Sweden especially popular with backpackers. Here is a direct link to the listings

Sweden has just listed the entire country on Airbnb. Click To Tweet

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Airbnb, The Digital Disruptor, Launches a Print Magazine

From Politics to Print, Airbnb gets into it all. Click the link below to get a 37% discount on the $3.99 per issue magazine.



MARTINI and Airbnb Offer Grand Prix Fans the Chance to Spend the Night at the Williams Martini Racing Garage

Airbnb’s newest ‘Night at’ to be held in the historic Silverstone Circuit. Here is the listing.


Airbnb's newest Night At in the Williams Martini Racing Garage. Click To Tweet


Woman in Anti-Airbnb Ad Showing Anacostia Is an Actress


Haha! The woman doesn’t even live in the state she claims to in the commercial. Here’s the anti-Airbnb ad for those who’d like to see it.


Woman in anti-Airbnb commercial is an Actress! Click To Tweet


The A to Z guide to Airbnb: How it works and what should you know

This is a neat piece. I even learned a few bits of info from it!

The A to Z guide to Airbnb. Click To Tweet

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