Do Not Ride The Elephants: My Story With These Magnificent Giants

Do not ride the elephants in Thailand

For as long as I can remember I have had an affinity with these beautiful creatures.

And I feel sorry to say that I have ridden an elephant in the past. Something I feel terribly guilty about.

Let me tell you a bit more about that.

Here’s the thing, I first came to Thailand in 2008. I was 25 years old, it was first ever long haul travel and I was a bit of a newbie to things. I had had plenty of experience travelling around Europe previously. But Southeast Asia was a whole new kettle fish.

But enough of the fish, let’s talk about the elephants.

{click here for the rest of the story and details about how elephants are not made for riding}

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1 Comment

  1. 13 March 2015 / 2:31 pm

    Oh that post broke my heart. Physically, mentally, and spiritually they are being destroyed. Ugh.

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