A few weeks ago, we launched Vayable Destinations, a resource for travelers with insider tips provided by our guides and community. You voted for your favorite guide, and the winner is… Buenos Aires with 277 Facebook likes! A cosmopolitan mix of Europe and South America, its dramatic tango, political ups and downs, and opinionated porteños make the city anything but boring. Notable runner ups were … Continue reading And the winner goes to… Buenos Aires!
What happens when you bring together a sommelier, a crepe maker, a portrait artist, and the vibrant characters that represent San Francisco? A Vayable night full of conversation, laughter, and ideas. The Vayable secret holiday party last week in our home base of San Francisco was an incredible gathering of travelers, guides, and friends. With the holidays about us, it’s a good time to celebrate … Continue reading Happy Holidays from Vayable!
Mix a connoisseur of the best treats in Chinatown, a rooftop bar hopper and a foodie from Queens and you get what only a New York Vayable community can serve-up – some great New York insider tips and a lovely meet-up. These were just some of the tour guides that attended the Vayable family meet-up at the Back Room, the Lower East Side speakeasy. Sipping … Continue reading Secret Party in New York City @ The Back Room
As a hub of technological development and innovation, San Francisco is oftentimes the breeding ground for entirely new industries and economies. As these new economies grow, the city inevitably becomes involved in issues that other local governments have never before had to experience. Just last week, there was a hearing at City Hall to discuss a proposal to charge residents who rent rooms out on … Continue reading The Sharing Economy in San Francisco
We had a blast in Austin with all of you at our party co-hosted with Airbnb and Getaround! We were able to meet many of you and would like to thank everyone who came out despite the rain to meet us! If we didn’t get a chance to meet you, please always feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org to say hi or to ask … Continue reading Back to the Future with Airbnb, Vayable, Getaround
by Melissa Brightwell, Vayable Intern South by Southwest is just around the corner in Austin, and it’s time to start preparing your event schedules! When planning which panels, films, and concerts to attend, make sure to leave some time to explore the beautiful city. Apart from being the live music capital of the world, Austin is known for its beautiful parks and nature trails around … Continue reading Exploring Austin during SXSW
Last night we had a wonderful event at 111 Minna! Over two hundred people showed up, and we were really delightfully surprised about the great turnout! We love seeing people from our community connecting and mingling with one another! The event featured Milton Aparicio, our amazing and inspiring guide who lives in a homeless shelter and works tirelessly every day trying to improve the lives of … Continue reading A Vayable Idea: A Talk on Homelessness and Community Mixer
Last night, we had an amazing event at Galería de la Raza featuring our Scout for Street Art tour guide, Russell Howze. Set in the middle of tons of beautiful and colorful murals, there was a gorgeous indoor graffiti exhibit as well as other pieces featuring diverse artists. Our amazing guides as well as members of our community came out to mix, mingle, and meet one … Continue reading A Vayable Idea: Street Art Talk and Community Mixer
We had a BLAST with all the amazing folks who came out to our community marketplace party in SOMA, San Francisco last night! We were deeply inspired by all the sharing, caring, drinking and dancing that took place. It was certainly a night full of surprises. We had guest appearances by a fortune teller, fire dancer and a belly dancer. Other hightlights included delicious waffles … Continue reading Night Market Party: a Vayable success.