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Douwe Osinga is the CEO and founder of Triposo, the living, breathing travel app that helps you see destinations through the eyes of a local. A former Google software engineer, Douwe has already traveled to more than 100 countries.

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Triposo's Tripgeist - 10 Places to Go to in 2014

(0) Comments | Posted December 11, 2013 | 1:54 PM

The dawn of a New Year brings with it many lists -- what to wear, what to eat, what to do and what to drink. If you're plagued with a constant case of wanderlust, you're probably wondering where you should travel. Last year Triposo shared their picks for travel destinations...

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7 Ways to Travel Spontaneously Like a Savvy Digital Native

(0) Comments | Posted September 13, 2013 | 6:07 PM

Mobile technology has changed our lives in a myriad of ways, including completely transforming the way we travel. To learn more about how the move toward a mobile-focused world has affected our travel habits and behaviors, we at Triposo did some research into how the users of our...

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How to Pick the Right Restaurant When Traveling

(2) Comments | Posted August 15, 2013 | 9:33 AM

Restaurant du vieux port de Honfleur

Looking for a great place to eat while traveling? In some ways, it's never been easier to find a dining destination. It's also never been so vexing. Whereas...

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5 Ways to Travel More Spontaneously

(0) Comments | Posted June 30, 2013 | 8:30 AM

I once came across this quote on a travel forum: "Not planning is a good way to miss things you wanted to see." That may be true, but it misses the point of travel completely.

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Men vs. Women: Who Behaves Worse While Traveling?

(115) Comments | Posted May 20, 2013 | 6:00 AM

At Triposo, we're all about spontaneity when it comes to travel. We think that getting out there and experiencing a culture, whether through visiting a museum or befriending the locals, is the best way to have an authentic trip and expand your horizons. Which, if you ask us, is...

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8 Unusual Sweets From Around The World (PHOTOS)

(3) Comments | Posted March 13, 2013 | 7:00 AM

It's no secret that we over here at Triposo love to travel. When we travel, we always make sure to experience the local cuisine, since it's the best way to get a real "taste" of what it's like to live there. To help other travelers experience new foods...

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The 10 Most Romantic Restaurants In The World, According To Social Media

(1) Comments | Posted February 13, 2013 | 6:00 AM

Here at Triposo, our algorithms crawl a huge amount of social data every single day, which we use to build smart travel apps. We can slice that data in all kinds of interesting ways. Recently, we decided to find out which restaurants are most frequently mentioned as being...

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