Airbnb has single-handedly disrupted the traditional model of short-term vacation rentals. The online service is the web's hottest peer-to-peer rental service, giving users the ability to virtually tour apartments and homes available for rent by actual owners.
Rome is a place of history, its very origin based on myth. However, these shopping, eating, and cocktail-ing locations are the real thing, and should be on the to-do list of any European vacationer.
"We love to meet locals when we travel and see how they live their lives; what places they prefer to visit the most. That's where we want to be. We think others will too."