When I was researching Chiang Mai and all the things we could do there, one thing that stood out was the one day volunteer experience at Elephant Nature Park. This is our experience. When we arrive at the park, the first order of business is to start with feeding. there are giant basketfuls of squashes, … More Why You Should Reconsider that Elephant Ride
Jon, Paul and I arrive in Chiang Mai via bus and take a tuktuk to our hostel, Aoi Garden, where the owner Aoi, a nice Thai lady with well spoken English greets us warmly. The accommodations here are very affordable (think $7CAD/day or something), but basic. Rooms only have 4 beds which is nice but … More Old Chiang Mai, Meet New Chiang Mai!