The Trips platform, which houses Airbnb Experiences, was launched in November 2016. It is also introducing new Experience categories such as Airbnb Concerts, Social Dining, and Adventures, in addition to expanding its existing Social Impact category. Over 50,000 hosts have applied to host Experiences, but Airbnb says it is stringent about quality. “We select them based around the uniqueness of the offering, and the special expertise and passions of the host,” an Airbnb statement reads. Get the full story at ETB Travel News