The Giren are the "gypsies" of Arember, always traveling lightly from place to place, sometimes stopping at cities to entertain and make money, and then disappearing for months at a time. They can be encountered almost anywhere.
Giren are from another kingdom to the west (called Valehome) originallyare treated as second-
Giren are the butt of jokes from all over the kingdom, and are considered by many (unrightfully so) to be a dirty, theiving people. The truth is that the Giren are a cleaner people than those in Arember for the most part, and that they have a strict code of honor to tell the truth to strangers in matters of business (the fact that they have been accused of being theives comes from the fact that most of the Giren have learned to be good traders). Still, they are a poor people with strange ways, and are largely misunderstood.
The Giren are dark-