Tag Archives: Airbnb

The Best Baci according to my Host

I’m in love with my Airbnb host. Too bad she left me alone in Palermo for her boyfriend in Mexico 😝😍📝🎁🍫

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Spanish History Lesson with Airbnb Host

My Palermo Airbnb host, Valeria, is a historian, who conducts research and sometimes gives lectures at universities . One night after offering me a wonderful Sicilian dinner, she clarified some questions I had about Spanish history. Valeria: Historians called the … Continue reading

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My Easy-going Airbnb Host

Just three days after checking in to my Airbnb in Palermo, I had to wash the bedsheets and as I was hang drying them, one end of the hills clothesline broke off from the exterior wall. My host wasn’t home that … Continue reading

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Norwegian Food

View this post on Instagram This is not ice cream LOL After preparing Hong Kong food for my Airbnb host, my host made me Norwegian fish in a berry sauce 😮 The berries on the side of the plate have … Continue reading

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Coca-Cola Chicken, Spanish style.

View this post on Instagram A few weeks ago, I made Hong Kong style Coca-Cola chicken wings for some Spanish and French friends. Today, my Spanish Airbnb host made me Coca-Cola chicken, too! His recipe has chopped onion and bacon. … Continue reading

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Homemade Food in Montpellier

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Celebrating Lunar New Year in Montpellier

I thought I would spend Lunar New Year alone like last Christmas. However, a few days before the new year, my Airbnb host invited me to go to a potluck party at their friends’. So, I extended my stay in … Continue reading

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My Airbnb Host from Talence and I

I said goodbye to Caroline, my Airbnb host from Talence, with mixed feelings. It was a mixture of shame, confusion and gratitude. I didn’t like Caroline in the beginning. My first impression of her was that she’s a stingy, divorced 42-year-old mom … Continue reading

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Early Christmas Celebration in Bordeaux

I am renting a room through Airbnb in Talence, right next to Bordeaux. My host, Caroline, has family visiting from Paris and San Francisco for the holidays. So, she hosted a party last Sunday night (the 18th), and I was invited … Continue reading

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