We have just got back from the Elephant Conservation Centre just outside Chiang Mai, Thailand, where we did a 3 day Mahout training course. It was fantastic! The morning we arrived we met our Mahouts (each working elephant has a Mahout who is assigned to them when they are about 3 years old. They work as a team for life, and the Mahout is responsible for training and looking after the elephant). Then they brought out Wanali, an 11 year old female (Emily's elepha...
Barney And Emily's Big Adventure
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Well we did it! After an engagement of 17 days we got married on the 7th January, just outside Chiang Mai in northern Thailand. It was a beautiful day, and we're both so happy with how it went. After a nervous morning, when neither of us could manage much breakfast, we got the legal side of things out of the way at the Thai registry office equivalent. Offically wed, we headed out into the country for the ceremony. The venue belonged to our fantastic wedding orga...