I’ve traveled around the world and stayed in Airbnb in many of the countries I’ve visited. People ask for my recommendations on choosing an Airbnb, so here are the top ones I suggest.

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My Favorite Airbnbs Around the World

Cozy, Bright Old Apartment

Vienna, Austria
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 7 Nights in December 2016

Central Design Deluxe Apartment

Brussels, Belgium
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 1 Night in February 2015

Furnished Apartment Forestal Park

Santiago, Chile
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 3 nights in March 2019

Awesome View Terrace

Valparaiso, Chile
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 2 Nights in March 2019

S.B. Apartment No. 1

Dubrovnik, Croatia
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 28 Days in September 2016

Charles Bridge Apartment

Prague, Czech Republic
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 30 Days in November 2016

Modern Studio WC1

London, England
Type: Flat
Stayed: 6 nights in August 2018

Home in the Heart of Helsinki

Helsinki, Finland
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in January 2013

Historic Studio for 2-4 People

Colmar, France
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 10 Nights in October 2016

Grand Studio with Sleeping Area

Paris, France
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 7 Nights in October 2016

Stylish Apartment

Uberlingen, Germany
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 5 Nights in October 2016

Convenient Apartment Maisonette

Athens, Greece
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 4 Nights in August 2016

Dingle Marina Lodge Apartments

Dingle, Ireland
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 1 Night in March 2013

Designer Apartment

Dublin, Ireland
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 3 Nights in March 2013

Kinsale Harbor View Apartment

Kinsale, Ireland
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 1 Night in March 2013

Robby’s House B&B Pink Room

Naples, Italy
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in December 2012

The Heart of Rome

Rome, Italy
Type: Room
Stayed: 3 Nights in December 2012

Saint Francis Accommodation

Kotor, Montenegro
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 2 Nights in September 2016

Castle-View Boutique Apartment

Lisbon, Portugal
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 2 Nights in February 2013

Great View Apartment

Bucharest, Romania
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 21 Nights in August 2016

VieAmhor Royal Mile Apartment

Edinburgh, Scotland
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 2 Nights in November 2012

Live Like a Local in Barcelona

Barcelona, Spain
Type: Room
Stayed: 2 Nights in April 2013

Peace in the Heart of the City

Cardiff, Wales
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in November 2012

My Favorite Airbnbs in the USA

Private Rooms & Bathroom

Eagle River, Alaska
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in May 2017

Large, Sunny, Private Room

Berkeley, California
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in August 2017

Private Room & Sourdough Pizza

Crescent City, California
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in June 2014

Bed & Bath Loft Room in Cozy Home

Los Angeles, California
Type: Room
Stayed: 2 Nights in April 2017

Large Studio with View on the Lake

Oakland, California
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 3 Nights in May 2017

Kamalu House

Kapa’a, Kauai, Hawaii, USA
Type: Room
Stayed: 2 Nights in February 2014null

Pele’s Lava Lookout

Pahoa, Hawaii
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 1 Night in April 2019

Private Floor in Historic Home

Des Moines, Iowa, USA
Type: Room
Stayed: 6 Nights in July 2016

Sweet Small Solo Room in the Maringy

New Orleans, Louisiana
Type: Room
Stayed: 2 Nights in August 2018

Bed & Breakfast in the Park

Portland, Oregon, USA
Type: Room
Stayed: 1 Night in April 2015

Private, Clean Room

Houston, Texas, USA
Type: Room
Stayed: 2 Nights in February 2017

Cozy Studio Suite

Washington, DC, USA
Type: Apartment
Stayed: 2 Nights in December 2016