For the urban traveler

Stay.com is for the discerning and savvy traveler – one who values quality over price, charm over fame, and originality over formula.

With the insight of local experts, Stay.com travelers enjoy adventurous food, pulsating nightlife, cutting edge art, cozy cafés and independent shops. We show you cities through the local’s eyes.

Meet the team

Asgeir Hoem

CEO

Wei Zhuo

CTO

Claudia Menger

Content & Community Manager

Alexander Makarov

Developer

Andrew Gubanov

Developer

Gurudutt Verma

Developer

Ariana Hendrix

Content Editor

Leah Plotz

Content Editor

Lars Bæk

Designer

Key content writers

Annabel

Content writer

Fana

Content writer

Audrey

Content writer

Georgina

Content writer

Mihaela

Content writer

Alana

Content writer

Meet our local experts

Company background

Stay.com is a Norway-based company, founded in 2009 by internet entrepreneur Joachim Paasche. Joachim’s first business was a successful Scandinavian hotel booking site, which reached $25 million in sales in 2010.

Stay.com has been featured in the New York Times, Forbes and TIME Magazine, among others, and the apps have been highlighted by the Google Play and Apple App Store editorial staff.