I booked this trip primarily because of the opportunity to volunteer with Elephants. Even though it's only a few days of the complete itinerary with We Are Bamboo this was worth every minute. After the first night in Chiang Mai meeting up with the group, we met at 8:30 am to embark on our journey. The process to get into the mountainous region north of Chiang Mai is loading into a traditional transport of a truck with seats in the flat bed and luggage tucked anywhere it would
More than a year ago I started thinking about a big adventurous travel experience to mark a significant birthday and a life transition from walking away from a career as a tenured graphic design professor into entrepreneurship. I have always loved animals and attempted to have an internal chat with the little girl I once was. What did I always want to do? A safari.
As someone very conscientious of the precarious state of our planet and the actual existence of animals rapidl