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40 thoughtful, last-minute gifts that don't feel rushed

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. The Sill If you're down to the wire, don't worry: There's still time to find thoughtful, unique gifts. Below are options with fast shipping and instant options like subscription services or e-gift cards. If you're worried about a late arrival, this clever hack ensures they still have a gift to open. We've all been there - holidays and birthdays are just around the corner, your sched...
Tags: Reviews, Amazon, Gift Guide, Shonda Rhimes, Disney, Digital, US, Holiday, Trends, Walmart, Gifts, Fox, Netflix, Amazon Kindle, Airbnb, Barkbox

Return to your favorite museums with Airbnb Experiences and Made By Us

As guests return to cities, Airbnb and Made By Us have partnered together to curate a wishlist of new Airbnb Experiences created by museums, theatres, archives and more nationwide Participating organizations will include the National Archives Foundation, Betsy Ross House, Atlanta History Center, HistoryMiami Museum, Virginia Museum of History and Culture, Ford’s Theatre and Genesee Country Village & Museum. As guests mark their fall with trips to large and mid-sized cities, many are ch...
Tags: Travel, Virginia, US, America, Ford, Washington Dc, House, Smithsonian, Albert Einstein, Miami, Airbnb, Tudor, Thomas Jefferson, Atlanta Georgia, Miami Florida, Richmond Virginia

Updates: Welcoming travelers to the US, poll shows PTO highly available

Last week, U.S. officials announced that fully vaccinated travelers from abroad will be free to travel to the United States beginning November 8, 2021. This announcement is great news for the Airbnb community, including Hosts who stand ready to welcome travelers from around the world. Hosting offers tremendous economic benefits, and anyone interested in Hosting can visit to learn more.
Tags: Travel, US, United States, Airbnb, PTO

The 24 best gifts for your in-laws, whether you're meeting them for the first time or have known them for years

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Gilaxia/Getty Images Gifts for in-laws can be tricky, whether it's your first meeting or you've known them for years. We rounded up 25 of the best gift ideas for your in-laws, from small thank yous to grander gestures. For more gift ideas, check out all of our gift guides here. Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we've ever tested. Depending on your r...
Tags: Reviews, Apple, Google, Amazon, Gift Guide, Holidays, Home Decor, Trends, Features, Gifts, Graham, Airbnb, Kitchen Tools, Bushwick, Mark, Wayfair

Jony Ive's 'LoveFrom' Design Firm Launches Official Website

LoveFrom, the design firm co-founded in 2019 by Apple's former design chief Jony Ive and fellow designer Marc Newson, this week unveiled its official website, The site reveals for the first time LoveFrom's visual identity, which was designed by Ive and other members of the "creative collective," including English art director Peter Saville, and Chris Wilson and Antonio Cavedoni, both former members of Apple's design team. In typical Ive fashion, the site is highly minimalist i...
Tags: Apple, Airbnb, Jony Ive, Ive, Peter Saville, Chris Wilson, John Baskerville, Marc Newson, Saville, Jeff Tiller, LoveFrom, Wan Si Chris Wilson Patch Kessler, Jony Ive LoveFrom, Antonio Cavedoni, Ferrari Ive

44 thoughtful gift card gifts they will actually appreciate

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Flickr Creative Commons/Lani Elderts Gift cards are ideal when you're down to the wire or you're at wit's end over what to gift someone. To make things even easier, we've rounded up 43 digital gift cards that can be delivered by email. Still looking for a gift? Check out our list of the All-Time Best products we've ever tested. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Gift cards are alwa...
Tags: Reviews, Google, Amazon, Nordstrom, New York, New York City, Disney, Trends, Nike, Adidas, Features, Gifts, Chicago, Netflix, Delta, Patagonia

Episode #117: Movie Houses and Our Favorite Autumn Decor

Today, we are talking about movie houses, autumn decor, and some of our favorite apps that are not photo or video apps.  Plus, we are answering a listener’s question about fun things to do in St. Louis, MO. You can stream the episode here on the blog or on  iTunes ,  Spotify ,  Google Play ,  TuneIn ,  Pocket Casts , and  Stitcher . You can find the podcast posts archive here . A big thank you to our sponsors! Check out the offers from Agility, How to Buy a Home Podcast, Grove,...
Tags: Google, Podcast, New York, Kacey Musgraves, Pinterest, Washington, Missouri, Wes Anderson, Michelle Obama, Nashville, Steve Martin, Airbnb, Norway, Brad Pitt, Jeremy, Iceland

Arm & Hammer Unwrap Adventure Sweepstakes

Get ready to make new memories this holiday season, with the ARM & HAMMER™ Unwrap Adventure Sweepstakes! Enter for a chance to win $500 or $1,500 in Airbnb eGift Cards for you and your...
Tags: Airbnb, Frugality, Multi Entry Limit, Ending in December, Cash & Gift Cards

Meet the 15 youngest billionaires in America

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg holds an American flag while surfing. He is the wealthiest billionaire of the 15 youngest billionaires on this year's Forbes list. Facebook Of the 15 youngest billionaires, none are over the age of 40. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is, by far, the wealthiest of the bunch, with over $134.5 billion. Here's the full list, in order from oldest to youngest, according to the Forbes 400. Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. 15. Ben Silber...
Tags: Facebook, Mark Zuckerberg, Pinterest, Life, US, America, Trends, Strategy, Wealth, Tesla, Walmart, Features, Snapchat, Billionaires, Airbnb, Evan Spiegel

Blue Origin whistleblower says she lost faith in Jeff Bezos fixing the company's toxic culture

Amazon founder Jeff Bezos with Blue Origin's "Blue Moon" lunar lander in 2019. Jonathan Newton / The Washington Post via Getty Images A former Blue Origin employee told Quartz the company wanted to put arbitration clauses in staff contracts. She pushed back on these clauses, which preclude employees from taking companies to court, she said. The company's general counsel told her arbitration was important to founder Jeff Bezos, she said. See more stories on Insider's business pa...
Tags: Amazon, News, Washington Post, Trends, Airbnb, Jeff Bezos, Cnbc, Whistleblower, Blue Origin, Arbitration, Jeff, Abrams, Quartz, Bob Smith, Tech Insider, Uber Google

Billionth guest gets year of stays around the world

In October of 2007, founders Joe Gebbia and Brian Chesky decided to rent out their San Francisco apartment during a design conference that had depleted most of the city’s hotel inventory. From this spontaneous decision, Airbnb was born.
Tags: Travel, San Francisco, Airbnb, Brian Chesky, Joe Gebbia

How to help clients ‘Airbnb’ their home

Agents can play a valuable role ensuring their clients are set up for rental success by identifying homes that might be great rentals, suggesting improvements and updates, and informing owners of local rules. Here's what to know.
Tags: Service, Radio, Agent, Airbnb, Rental, Brokerage, Select, Amenities, Remote Workforce, Short-term Rental, Jenny Usaj, Local Regulations

The original 'Scream' house is on Airbnb -- and you can book a stay on Halloween

The Northern California home where Sidney Prescott defeated Ghostface the first time around will be available for three one-night stays during the last week of October, according to Airbnb, with appearances from David Arquette's Sheriff Dewey Riley.
Tags: Cnn, Airbnb, Northern California, David Arquette, Sidney Prescott

One year later: Airbnb’s City Portal

One year ago, an innovative idea – a private-sector company helping to facilitate regulation by the public sector – became a novel Airbnb product called the City Portal. This first-of-its-kind resource for local governments was built by Airbnb developers and informed by a decade of knowledge gained from our work with cities around the world.
Tags: Travel, Airbnb

3 millennial cofounders created a job platform that looks like TikTok and works with Panda Express, H&M, and Everlane

(L-R) Tristian Petit, Adrien Dewulf and Cyriac Lefort Courtesy of Heroes Heroes is a social networking job platform that targets Gen Zers looking for retail and hospitality work. The platform resembles TikTok and allows individuals to submit video job applications. This is part of Insider's entrepreneur series Star, Rising which highlights early entrepreneurs and businesses. See more stories on Insider's business page. Name: Cyriac Lefort, Tristan Petit, Adrien DewulfAge: 28, 28, ...
Tags: London, France, US, Trends, Linkedin, Belgium, Airbnb, University of Warwick, London School Of Economics, Victor, Everlane, Petit, Abercrombie, Los Angeles California, Fitch, McAdoo

You Can Spend The Night In The House From Scream This Halloween

The call is coming from inside the house ... and now you'll have a chance to spend the night there, too! Just like countless seemingly immortal slasher villains, the beloved homage-heavy horror series "Scream" is coming back for more with a fifth entry. To mark the occasion, Airbnb, Paramount, and Spyglass Media have all joined forces to provide fans with an unforgettable experience: an overnight stay at the California home of Stu Macher, played by Matthew Lillard in the original film. From tell...
Tags: Movies, News, California, Airbnb, Cool Stuff, Northern California, Kevin, Williamson, Matthew Lillard, Dewey, Tatum, Kevin Williamson, David Arquette, Center for Disease Control and Prevention, Jiffy Pop, Reddi

Apple's former design chief Jony Ive is reportedly helping Ferrari design its first electric car

Jony Ive is the designer behind many of Apple's most recognizable products. Getty Ex-Apple designer Jony Ive's firm is collaborating with Ferrari on its first electric car, FT reports. The luxury carmaker plans to introduce its electric vehicle in 2025. Jony Ive designed iconic Apple products like the iPhone, Mac, and iPod. See more stories on Insider's business page. A design firm headed by Jony Ive, Apple's former chief design officer, and industrial designer Marc Newson...
Tags: Apple, Transportation, Electric Vehicle, Design, News, Steve Jobs, Trends, Tech, Designer, Ferrari, Airbnb, Electric Car, Financial Times, Jony Ive, Ive, Marc Newson

A $97/night van parked in Manhattan is officially off Airbnb

Sorry to all budget-conscious visitors to NYC, but the red Ford Econoline van parked on the street in East Village is no longer available for short-term stays, according to a report from Curbed. Despite laws prohibiting converted vans from parking for more than 24 hours, seven vans have hosted guests on the side of the road. — Read the rest
Tags: Post, News, NYC, Manhattan, Airbnb, Expensive, East Village, Ford Econoline

Fuel supply: 'I'm at an Airbnb this week to avoid fuel queues'

How are those facing long queues and empty fuel pumps dealing with the current situation?
Tags: News, Airbnb

New York police seize illegal vans that were advertised on Airbnb as a cheap 'glamping' experience for $100 a night

Authorities remove one of the illegal Airbnb rental vans in Manhattan. NY Sheriff's Office New York police said they seized seven illegal vans advertised on Airbnb as cheap holiday rentals. The vans were advertised to tourists as a "glamping" experience for less than $100 a night. One customer told the NY Post the van he stayed in was "smelly" and "awful." See more stories on Insider's business page. Seven illegally documented vans, which had been advertised as cheap rentals for ...
Tags: Twitter, Post, New York Post, New York, News, California, Police, Trends, Fraud, Retail, Manhattan, Airbnb, Nypd, Ny Post, East Village, Police Department

Old Fire Station in Virginia Becomes Themed Airbnb

LYNCHBURG, Va. (AP) — Inside the garage of the firehouse, a 1956 pumper and ladder combination fire truck from Glasgow Volunteer Fire Department is the newest addition to the Fire Station 4 Airbnb on Rivermont Avenue.
Tags: Virginia, Ap, Airbnb, Lynchburg Va, Glasgow Volunteer Fire Department

Arden, Ontario – the Coachman at Eco Acres

Eco Acres is a large expanse of mostly undeveloped land in the forest with some off-grid cabins and bunkies in Arden, Ontario. It’s just around 3 hours away from Toronto, and 2 hours away from Ottawa. Back in the late autumn of 2017 we stayed at a bunkie called The Hideaway, it was a cozy and comfortable place for the three of us, and the fall was just a beautiful time to visit. I’ve been following them online ever since, and had looked forward to visiting again someday. When I saw th...
Tags: Toronto, Tesla, Airbnb, Vegans, Silver Lake, Ontario, Coachman, Ottawa Back, Red Trail, Jordan Lane, EcoAcres, Arden Ontario, Bon Echo Puzzle Lake Sharbot Lake, Lennox Addington Dark Sky Viewing Area, Sharbot Lake

Meet Square Co-founder; Languishing; Invisible Productivity; Oct 21 Virtual Summit

Quality is the best business plan. John Lasseter, filmmaker Toy Story, etc. To a mind that is still the whole universe surrenders.                                                    Lao Tzu Scaling Up Master Business Course Enrollment closes next week: Doors are closing soon for my 3-month Scaling Up Master Business Course. This program is designed to help you overcome your biggest scaling constraints and use that momentum to practically raise profits, energy, and overall impact th...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Leadership, Square, Dallas, Airbnb, Melbourne, Mario Kart, Chip Conley, John Lasseter, Jim Mckelvey, Aristotle, Ann Arbor, London England, Annapolis, Sydney Australia

26 of the best beach houses on Airbnb in the US where the sand is just steps away

When you buy through our links, Insider may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more. Airbnb Beach vacations are always top of mind for a relaxing, warm-weather getaway. Many Airbnbs are found along the best beaches in the US, with direct beachfront or private access. From Malibu to Cape Cod, these are the best beach homes on Airbnb, from $100 to $650 per night. Table of Contents: Masthead Sticky Airbnbs with beachfront access continue to rank among the most searched for filters on the...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, Mississippi, Maryland, California, Cdc, Washington, Oregon, Boston, Virginia, Massachusetts, US, Trends, Netflix, Maine

An update on’s work to support Afghan refugees

To help support the resettlement of Afghans here in the United States and elsewhere, last month announced it would provide temporary housing to 20,000 Afghan refugees worldwide. The cost of these stays are funded by contributions to from Airbnb and Airbnb CEO and co-founder Brian Chesky, as well as donors to the Refugee Fund.
Tags: Travel, United States, Airbnb, Brian Chesky

Expert to San Fernando Valley tourism industry: Recovery will ‘take a while’

The tourism and hospitality industries face a steep recovery from a crippling pandemic, an industry expert told a forum of San Fernando Valley business people this week. The industries’ economic recovery remains sluggish, impacted by lingering worker shortages as the lingering Delta variant of the coronavirus keeps people skittish, Wendy Kheel, client manager, Symphony at Tourism Economics said in a discussion hosted by the Greater San Fernando Valley Chamber of Commerce, on Tuesday, Sept. 21. “...
Tags: Business, Hollywood, News, Labor, California, La, Sport, Economy, Soccer, Tourism, Delta, Airbnb, Local News, Los Angeles County, Woodland Hills, LA County

Staycation $100 AirBnB Gift Card Giveaway

Day number three, we celebrate with AirBnB!  Enter to win a $100 AirBnB gift card so you can staycation somewhere in your city or town. You deserve a get away weekend to yourself or with a loved one! Find beautiful unique locations with AirBnB that will make you forget you never left home. Find luscious green views in your own backyard. Venture out into the unknown and explore different AirBnBs until you find the staycation gem. AirBnB hosts are there to ensure that you have the most stress-fre...
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Supporting a diverse and inclusive tourism economy in South Africa

Today, Airbnb is announcing a new three-year commitment in South Africa to address barriers to becoming a tourism entrepreneur, and to help rebuild a more inclusive and resilient domestic tourism economy. The commitment, focused on infrastructure, training and investment, builds on Airbnb’s 2017 USD $1 million commitment in Africa to boost community-led tourism projects, and the Africa Academy, which has trained more than 300 Hosts who earned more than R2.8 million in 18 months*.
Tags: Travel, Africa, South Africa, Airbnb, Africa Academy

Jim Cramer says investors should put these three companies on their 'shopping list'

"I like the services that are Airbnb and Uber and DoorDash because these companies didn't just sit there and take a beating" during...
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Airbnb CEO: We had to rebuild our company from the ground up

Airbnb has been on a wild ride. Many had doubted it could survive as Covid cases soared and the company lost 80% of its business. But now things are turning around for the vacation home rental business, with users booking longer stays thanks to greater flexibility in the way we live, work and travel.
Tags: Cnn, Airbnb