Visiting elephants in Thailand may be a Western travelling cliché, but that shouldn’t put you off

Few experiences are more emblematic of a “proper holiday” in the collective mind of the British than a trip to an elephant sanctuary in Thailand.Typically – and possibly unfairly -this particular outing has become associated with gap year students ‘doing’ Asia in their obligatory brightly patterned cotton ele-pants. But yet, as the family of elephants came… Read More Visiting elephants in Thailand may be a Western travelling cliché, but that shouldn’t put you off