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Almost every great trip starts at a computer by gathering information about your destination, the local food, the sights, the people, and pretty much anything you can think of. Although the internet is an exhaustive collection of knowledge, it is difficult to find all the information you desire and in a coherent form. Gathering information about traveling is no exception.

TripGiraffe travel blog aims to help you find all the information you need easily, just as to provide you with useful travel tips and inspirational stories so you know it is possible. Find information you need in categories below and get your planning going!



When traveling overseas, it is essential to make all necessary preparations to avoid any hassle that can ruin your overall experience. From booking your flight early to organizing your itinerary, there are just too many things to consider that can make or break your trip. One of the most crucial parts of your preparation when traveling abroad is choosing a good place to stay. In many tourist destination countries, particularly Malta, there is plenty of accommodation available all year round.

19 JULY 2018 by Ed Lansink

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5 Beginner treks in Nepal

Overcoming Fear of the Unknown Nepal might not seem like a very beginners place to trek, hike or climb. It always made me think of Sir Edmund Hillary, desolate high mountains and solemn monks, a place where I had to prepare to go, and was one of those once-in-a-lifetime things.   Nepal fascinated me ever since I read a National Geographic article about it when I was twelve years old. This stayed with me for years and years and finally I realized that I was all grown up, but I was still not

10 JULY 2018 by Emily Luie

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5 Reasons to Visit the Blarney Castle Besides the Blarney Stone

Every traveler to Ireland knows to kiss the Blarney Stone just in case the legends are true - and I wouldn't discount any old Irish legend. The Blarney Stone is said to bestow the “gift of gab” on any person who kisses it - making the kisser impossible to argue with. Indeed, every friend I talked to that has visited the Emerald Isle, whether it was with their parents in high school, or alone on a backpacking trip, or if they brought their family for a vacation later in life - they

10 JULY 2018 by Emily Luie

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Top 3 Sportfishing Locations Every Traveler Needs to Experience

Most of us end up fishing in our own backyards. However, that does not mean we do not harbor plans to travel the world for the specific purpose of fishing. Whether it’s looking for the perfect place to get the different varieties of marlin or trying to get the best Kona fishing charter, it doesn’t have to be a difficult process that involves flying to the far reaches of the world.   Of course, there are many spots around the world, both near and far, that we would love to visit.

02 JULY 2018 by TripGiraffe

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How You Can Make the Most of Any Trip That You Take

Like most people, you probably have only a limited amount of time to visit a certain country or city. This is why you will often need to find shortcuts to make the most of your trip. Unfortunately, far too many travelers do not really do this and end up wasting a lot of precious time instead. This article focuses on all the ways you can make every trip truly count:   Immerse Yourself in the Culture     The first rule of traveling is – don’t act like a tourist. This is

25 JUNE 2018 by Tracy Plunkett

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