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How to prepare to host a Chinese guest on her first trip to Europe

I will shortly be hosting a female Chinese guest in my home for two days (I’m an Airbnb-er). She is travelling with her daughter, who is studying here in the UK and speaks very good English, so I don’t anticipate too many language communication difficulties. However, I have little experience of Chinese culture and I […]

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AirBnb Schengen Visa

Is AirBnb categorized as “hotel” or “staying with a person” for schengen visa online application from India? I am confused about putting hotel name and other details like phone number and email. Staying with a person probably means without paying, but I paid for AirBnb. Please help. Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Do I have to do the “accommodation registration at local police station” within 24 hours of entry when using Airbnb in China?

Do I have to do the “accommodation registration at local police station” within 24 hours of entry if I’m a non-Chinese resident/citizen visiting in China and hosted by some Airbnb host? From the back of the departure card given by the Chinese immigration while entering China: Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Is the Airbnb booking valid as proof of stay?

I’ll be traveling to Italy with my family next year for 15 days (We’re Brazilians) and we will be staying on apartments rented with Airbnb. I heard immigration will ask for proof that I’m staying in a Hotel or an invitation letter. Is the Airbnb booking valid as proof of stay? [EDIT] My question differs […]

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Which kind of accommodation allows guests to stay overnight?

The problem: I would like to be able to have sex / bring people over to my room while travelling. I know this is not a problem in bigger hotels, but it often is in smaller, more “personal” accommodation like guest houses and Airbnbs. Background: I am a digital nomad which means I am travelling […]

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Are Airbnb hosts required to obtain copies of the guests’ passports in India?

My Airbnb host in India told me prior to my arrival: According to Indian law, we would require a copy of your passport. Are Airbnb hosts required to obtain copies of the guests’ passports in India? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Is renting with AirBnB in Abu- Dhabi safe?

Is renting in Abu Dhabi trough AirBnB safe for a family (i.e. renters)? I am mostly concerned if ladies can walk freely (unlike Saudia), and also is it safe for ladies travelling alone? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Italy AirBnb host asking for passport info and 2 off the books payment. Very skeptical

I’m an American and I’ll be going to Italy in July. Is it common for my AirBnB hosts to ask for our passport information? My host asked me about for my passport info and the others who will be staying with me. I have seen on a couple of travels sites that do confirm it […]

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Booking.com vs AirBnb

I was looking for a room for two people on AirBnb and Booking.com. On AirBnb seems there are cheaper rooms. Booking.com looks like is more expensive. Do you know why? What’s the difference between AirBnb and Booking.com? Can I trust AirBnb (is it safe to book a room here)? Source: https://stackoverflow.com/

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Germany Schengen visa with AirBnB booking

We (Russian citizens) are planning to go to Munich in late June. We would like to book our accommodation on AirBnB, but it is not very clear whether it will be accepted by the German embassy when we apply for a Schengen visa. I can’t find such information on the German embassy site or on […]

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