Thailand 9 - the Elephant Ride
and the Villages of the Acha and the Lisu

The next morning we found out what this odd structure was for.
Those are elephants in the background.

Yup. That is a wedgie.

Rachel did get into some of the photos.

That's me "driving" the elephant. Rachel wanted me to hike out and wave... No way.

The elephants discharge their captives (and enjoy a meal).

A woman of the Acha tribe hawking her wares.

A woman from the neighboring Lisu village, same story.

Thailand 1 – for those who want to start over.

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For people who still haven't had enough, she has well over 2,000 more that she took
and a similar number from Chuen and Gyu, our Thai hosts.

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