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Saving the Elephants in South East Asia

– Posted in: South East Asia
Elephant Rides in the Heat of the Midday sun at Angkor, Cambodia

It was stressful to see elephants taking people for rides on the sealed roads of Angkor Wat, carrying not only the saddle (howday) but at least 2 tourists as well as the mahout. They were constantly at work, backwards and forwards, regardless of the relentless heat of the day.  The mahout would be wielding his angur, or… Read More