The Challenge of Running an Airbnb Food Experience

The Challenge of Running an Airbnb Food Experience

We recommend reading this deep dive into the personalization and commodification of food experiences. The food-focused website Eater recently published an article titled, “How Airbnb Profits From Our Love of Experience.” It’s a good read, exploring the constantly...
Vayable Shutters Operations

Vayable Shutters Operations

The peer-to-peer experiences company is no more. Here’s what happened.  It was one of the first peer-to-peer (P2P) experience-finding platforms out there, and after nearly a decade of operation, it shut down in November 2019. “Goodbye. It’s been a great adventure....
Booking.com Notifies Operators of Experiences Re-org

Booking.com Notifies Operators of Experiences Re-org

The online travel agency is making shifts to how they scale Experiences supply. Finding the right approach for online tours and activities isn’t easy, even for the most successful digital travel brands.  Booking.com representatives sent letters to some tour operators...
Airbnb Launches Line of Cooking Experiences

Airbnb Launches Line of Cooking Experiences

Underscores importance of culinary while traveling; raises questions about food tours on the platform. Whether it be enjoying an Italian grandmother’s secret pasta recipe or helping yourself to a second serving of Iceland’s slátur (a.k.a. blood pudding), exploring...