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  • Misterb&b is the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community
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Misterb&b is the Airbnb for the LGBTQ community

French start-up Misterb&b is an apartment renting site that prioritises the gay community. With $8.5 million in funding, the young company is building a more inclusive travel platform for those who identify as LGBTQ, inviting them to ‘stay like a gay local’.

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