Thanks to the gift cards, we could already convert our cryptos into vouchers for various brands, like Amazon for example. Now, thanks to the Swedish company Bitrefill, it will also be possible to pay for your Airbnb stay with cryptocurrencies!
It was with a tweet that Bitrefill , a provider of digital gift cards and phone recharges, announced that it was adding to its offer the ability to make Airbnb reservations with 5 cryptocurrencies .
Specifically, Bitrefill can buy gift vouchers of $ 25 or $
It should be noted, in addition to the fact that there is a good chance that these vouchers only cover part of the cost of the stay, that this service is currently available only for residents of the United States. United , paying the eventual supplement with a method based in the USA as well.
At least the Germans will be able to console themselves by going to buy their IKEA furniture in bitcoins or altcoins , because Bitrefill announced the same day that it also now offers coupons to the Swedish furniture giant:
These vouchers are a first step towards mass adoption , before being able to pay directly in cryptos, as recently became the case with the Swiss e-commerce giant Digitec Galaxus .