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Where do/should we talk about AirBnB, VBRO, etc?

Where do/should we talk about AirBnB, VBRO, etc?

Old Apr 7, 15, 8:12 am
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Where do/should we talk about AirBnB, VRBO, etc?

I've been VRBOing quite a bit lately (a penthouse off Piccadilly for 239? yes, please!).

I can't seem to find where these services have a home on FT. I don't see much in the destination forums. A couple of locked threads in TravelBuzz.

I'm not necessarily suggesting they need a new forum of their own...or that they belong on FT at all, but...

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Old Apr 7, 15, 8:27 am
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Makes me think, to some degree, of our RideShare/Uber/Lyft/etc. discussions.

I'd think many airBnB type questions end up in the destination threads or the Budget Travel forum.

Definitely some good deals out there!
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Old Apr 7, 15, 2:28 pm
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This seems to be where the threads exist right now:

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Old Apr 7, 15, 2:32 pm
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Given the low level of traffic that you have encountered thus far, I think the destination forum is probably the appropriate place for these threads. As I said in the Rideshare forum, I am most likely to look in the destination forum for such things rather than a dedicated forum. Why wade through posts about Amsterdam when I want accommodation in Sydney?
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