Archives for January 2016

01/03/2016

How elephants changed our children’s lives

Elephant Owner for a Day Patara Elephant Farm, Chiang Mai, Thailand Spending a day with these magnificent creatures at  Patara Elephant Farm is one of those experiences that changes your life. We have been there twice 3 years apart and partake in their "Elephant Owner for a Day" program. The day starts off where you are collected from your hotel in an air-conditioned van and driven … [Read more...]

01/01/2016

A luxury wildlife experience close to home

Jamala Lodge Jamala Lodge is a boutique luxury wildlife lodge in Australia's capital city, Canberra.  We came here during their once a month family night for my son's 9th birthday. There are many different room types you can stay in and most have an amazing close-up experience with an animal as part of your room charge.  Some rooms share a floor to ceiling window with a sun bear, others … [Read more...]