VALLEJO (CBS13) – Six Flags Discovery Kingdom is in mourning after the passing of their female Asian elephant named Bertie Mae last week.
The elephant was 34-years-old. 120 more words
Nepal, a South Asian nation, shares its boundaries with Indian and China. This country is widely acknowledged as a tourist destination for its numerous monasteries, temples and historic edifices… 276 more words
Carol the elephant, who has recovered from being shot in 2013, will return to the scene of the crime Thursday night when she performs for the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus at the BancorpSouth Arena in Tupelo, Miss. 462 more words
I have just returned from three weeks in India, exploring and photographing the country’s two holiest cities — Varanasi and Vrindavan. While shrines to the pantheon of Hindu deities are abundant throughout the subcontinent, they are seemingly attached to every building in these two cities. 580 more words
Should you visit elephants in South East Asia?
I’ve been to two as part of pre-arranged tours and both have left me feeling uneasy and uncomfortable. 861 more words