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Airbnb was born in 2007 when two Hosts welcomed three guests to their San Francisco home, and has since grown to 4 million Hosts who have welcomed more than 1 billion guest arrivals in almost every country across the globe. Every day, Hosts offer unique stays and one-of-a-kind activities that make it possible for guests to experience the world in a more authentic, connected way.
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Journey to Middle-earthâ„¢: The One-and-Only Hobbiton from the Lord of the Rings is Now on Airbnb

To celebrate the 10th anniversary of The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey, guests will be transported to Middle-earth™ with an exclusive overnight stay at the iconic Hobbiton Movie Set in New Zealand.
Fans will get the chance to live like Hobbits in the original filming location and ... (more)
Airbnb and IndiGo Come Together for an 'InterFriendtion'

Constantly dreaming of a leisurely getaway with your friends? Looking to create new memories instead of reminiscing old ones? For the first time, Airbnb and IndiGo have come together to offer three lucky individuals (and up to one companion each) the ultimate dream adventure to “InterFriendti... (more)
Discover Two of Thailand's Most Unique Festivals in Chiang Mai with Airbnb this November

Thailand is rightly known for its stunning beaches, scenic natural landscapes, delicious cuisines, and captivating cultural traditions. As the temperatures cool this year end, point your travel compass north to the picturesque city of Chiang Mai.
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Airbnb Launches a New Safety Product for Solo Travelers in Hindi

Airbnb strives to be a place where anyone can belong and feel safe while traveling. One strength is in the flexibility we offer to our guests through our over 6 million listings around the world. From group trips to business travel to solo exploration - no matter what you’re looking for,... (more)
Purr-fect Stays: Travel with your Furry Friends on Airbnb this World Animal Day

October 4 marks World Animal Day, an international day promoting the rights and welfare of both domestic and wild animals. Originated in 1931 by German writer, publisher and animal activist Heinrich Zimmerman, this commemorative day seeks to help shape a better future for animals all over the world... (more)
Cricket Icon Yuvraj Singh is Hosting an Exclusive Stay at his Goa Home on Airbnb

International cricket icon Yuvraj Singh is becoming an Airbnb Host and offering an exclusive one-time-only stay for a group of six at his home in Goa, India. Perched on a hilltop with spectacular views of the sea beyond, Singh’s home pays homage to the rich cultural heritage of Goa. Renowned ... (more)
Airbnb Supports Seoul Tourism Organization's New Sustainable Travel Contest

The Seoul Tourism Organization’s (STO) Global Fair and Sustainable Travel Contest has been selected as an official program of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), and is being supported by Airbnb.
Airbnb continues to work with governments and communities throughout the world to... (more)
Airbnb Celebrates its Community of Women Hosts in India Ahead of International Women's Day

Airbnb celebrated the journey of Airbnb Hosts & guests through a panel ahead of International Women’s Day featuring actor Sayani Gupta, actor, author and producer Tisca Chopra, and Airbnb Host Ranjana Patil
One-third of the Hosts in India are women
In India, women wh... (more)