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April 13 – COLOMBO, SRI LANKA

LET’S GO SEE THE ELEPHANTS

sunny 92 °F
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This is the place that we wanted to be! We drove inland for 2 hours (with a driver and guide) from the port in Colombo. It’s a holiday, their New Year.

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The Elephant Orphanage is unique, to say the least! We were in time to see the elephants bathing in the river.

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Aww

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Want a photo sitting on a lazy elephant?

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Time to hydrate!

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I’m hiding 😊

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Never far from the protection of the herd

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Modern dress

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Time to walk to the park

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People get photographed, too 😊

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The lush interior of this island nation

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Open, please!

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Hästa gets into the picture.

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Dancing to another drummer

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When what to our wondering eyes should appear!

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Happy days! Dust bath and bum rub!

Posted by Swenigale 10:53 Archived in Sri Lanka

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