Life on the road

Articles and stories to get your travel juices flowing

3 Ways to Make Money While on the Road

Money is one of the most commonly used excuses not to travel. People believe travel is always expensive and that it requires months or years of savings. Many believe they must stay committed to their jobs at home to maintain a consistent income and cannot afford to take time off. However, there are many ways to make money while on the road. A traveling lifestyle is easy to achieve if you take a risk and put in some effort while abroad. These different methods of creating income while traveling


20 APRIL 2018

5 Tips for Environmentally Friendly Traveling

It is most likely that if you are visiting TripGiraffe, you have got a soft spot for traveling. Whether it is for leisure, hobby, or a special occasion, there is just something about being far away from home, discovering new cultures and sceneries. But if you are anything like me, you want to travel while treating Planet Earth with as much respect and care as possible. With more than a handful of different sources and many companies claiming that they have “gone green,” figuring out

Arliss Veldhuizen

23 NOVEMBER 2017

How Not To Get Lost While Traveling

Getting lost is a part of traveling and it is not always a bad thing. You often get to see places you didn't know about and places you wouldn‘t have normally got to see. However, in general you need to get from place A to place B and getting lost is sometimes not an option.  Here are some of the best things you can do to always stay on right track.   Get a good map As simple as it seems, this is the best thing you can do to prevent getting lost. We highly recommend downloading


14 OCTOBER 2017