Chiang Mai, Thailand

Oldest Market in Chiang Mae
Oldest Market in Chiang Mae

Sister of my host, owner of Chor Chiang House...a lovely, laid back hotel.

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Elephant Sanctuary
Elephant Sanctuary

Worker preparing our lunch

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YANG YANG
YANG YANG

Three-year old son of a fellow traveler from China, Ice.

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Chiang Travel
Chiang Travel

Motorbike

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Volunteer quarters
Volunteer quarters

At the Elephant Sanctuary

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Market
Market

Vendor peeling fruit

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Chiang Mae Market
Chiang Mae Market

Vegetables a plenty

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Sweet elephant
Sweet elephant

at the Sanctuary

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Market
Market

Prepackaged everythig!

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Incredibly strong/gentle beasts
Incredibly strong/gentle beasts

Yes, I was a little afraid!

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Momma and baby getting their sugarcane
Momma and baby getting their sugarcane

If the baby squeals, you had better run! Momma will come after you!

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Momma and a two-year old baby
Momma and a two-year old baby

Baby elephants are not named until they reach two-years of age.

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Monks
Monks

Over 330,000 monks in Thailand

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Temple
Temple

The Temple building are so close together, it's difficult to get a full photo

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He likes me
He likes me

I gotta believe!

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Hannah from KY and Gerald from Berlin
Hannah from KY and Gerald from Berlin

They met for the first time...cute couple!

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Good Vegge Good Life
Good Vegge Good Life

Signs

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Flower vendor
Flower vendor

She had a very small table of flowers: roses and marigolds

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Elephant's butt and me
Elephant's butt and me

Haha....

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Elephant trainer
Elephant trainer

This skinny little guy made those elephants behave!

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Fat lady in swing
Fat lady in swing

Market Trinkets

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Elephant
Elephant

Look at the size!

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Temple
Temple

Gilded and dragon adorned

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Street in Chiang Mae
Street in Chiang Mae

Serene area, Chiang Mae

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Monks everywhere
Monks everywhere

Over 330,000 in Thailand

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marigolds
marigolds
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Carolyn, Hanna, and Allison from Ohio and KY
Carolyn, Hanna, and Allison from Ohio and KY

Sweet young girls, friends since college.

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Cool car
Cool car

Parked at a Temple

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More Elephants
More Elephants

This sanctuary has 84 elephants. We saw about 8 this day.

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beatiful Chinese girl
beatiful Chinese girl
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Bowie Gau
Bowie Gau

from China. I'll visit her in September 2018

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