Gay place to stay with MisterBnB

Gay place to stay with MisterBnB

Since this year the gay version of AirBnB, called MisterBnB, is available in Amsterdam. With already 149 listings (2016: 193 listings), mostly in the city centre of Amsterdam, MisterBnB offers an alternative to the regular hotels and it’s big brother AirBnB. Its’ unique selling point: al hosts are gay or gay friendly. Its’ weak points: it seems to be men only and the name. Founded in 2013 by the people behind gay travel sites mygaytrip.com…

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Social traveling in Amsterdam: new rules and freedoms

Social traveling in Amsterdam: new rules and freedoms

Amsterdam has launched a new policy, which combines strict control on illegal hotels and freedom for regular citizens to rent out sleeping places on social traveling sites like Airbnb ,Wimdu and Booking.com.Offering your house on these sites is allowed, as long as you will house no more than four guests at one time. An annoying rule for groups of people traveling, like families with kids, who will quickly pass this limit and can’t use social…

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AirBnB vs Amsterdam – an epic battle?

AirBnB vs Amsterdam – an epic battle?

Amsterdam is a popular place to visit and AirBnB is a popular website to find a place to stay with locals is AirBnB. You would think these two are a marriage made in heaven and until recently this was the case. Amsterdam is one of the most popular destinations on AirBnB with offers ranging from rooms in beautiful canal houses or quirky canal boats. But all is not well in this happy marriage. The local…

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