Airbnb Seems to Have a Problem Actually Guaranteeing Reservations Will Be Honored By Hosts

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Apr 18 2017

Among all the controversy over United having Chicago Aviation Police drag a passenger off a plane a week ago, and the horrific videos that spread like wildfire in social media, many commenters here suggested that airline were alone in overselling the products.

Of course some restaurants overbook reservations, too, knowing that a certain percentage of guests won’t show up. Rental car companies overbook, and so do hotels.

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I Don’t Even Know What to Say — Bangkok is Banning Street Food

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Apr 18 2017

Bangkok is one of the best cities in the world for street food. CNN says it’s the best. Unquestionably it’s one of the best places now for both high-end and cheap eats, with food vendors all over the city on the streets and avenues with different places offering breakfast, food available throughout the day, and late night carts as well.

Yaowarat Road in Chinatown is one of the most renowned places to eat in the world. And it’s next in line to be pushed out.

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