How to let Elephants be Elephants

Thousands of travelers converse upon Chiang Mai, Thailand every season participate in “friendly elephant tourism.” Beware. Usually this means quite the opposite.

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What It’s Like to Swim With Humpback Whales

Get Out There Tours’ founder and guide, Laura Stegeman, recently set out on a long time “Dream” expedition to swim in the South Pacific amongst the “Tongan Tribe,” a family of humpback whales who make the longest migratory journey on earth, each winter to mate and have their calves. Here is her story of her adventure, as best as she can articulate.

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