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Save the elephants

Hey!! My name is Tay and I’m coming at you live from the elephant sanctuary. It’s our second day! Our first night here was fairly interesting. My roommates and I braved the night in our hut surrounded by creatures of the night, but that’s a small price to pay when you’re surrounded by nature and…



Getting shi… done…. literally

Wah gwaan (hello in Jamaican) from the Cambodian Elephant Sanctuary!! Before I start, let me clarify we have 2 beautiful Jamaican girls with us in the ROV family – hence the greeting! We’ve been obsessed with sharing cultures and languages. Today is day seven but our first day at the elephant sanctuary and it started…



See You Soon’s

We woke up bright and early this morning to catch the sunrise and fit in a yoga flow for our last morning here at the sanctuary. We’ve been so lucky to have this amazing experience and I’m not sure that any of us are quite ready to leave. We had breakfast and then piled into…



Our Last Full Day!

Hi family and friends! So today was our last full day here at the sanctuary. We started the day with a ride through the dense jungle to our ranger hut, where we helped out with the finishing touches! We planted banana, papaya and jackfruit trees as well as sugarcane. Then we built stairs, windows and doors…



Hey family and friends! This morning we visited a local community school about ten minutes from the sanctuary. Our volunteers helped in the classroom helping to improve the kids English. We then went out to the school yard to play and take photos. The girls were given beautiful flower head dresses! Once we returned to…



Day 3: Jungle Walk And Dam Work

Ayooo mums and dads and everybody else, Kelly here, or as my group likes to call me Lady Nasa. Today was yet again another amazing day here at the Sanctuary. This morning started off with TL Claire leading some early morning yoga! Then we went on an incredible Jumanji-like Jungle walk with our gorgeous elephants…



Dom’s Birthday! And Ranger Hut Work.

Hey all, this is Zoey. Today the group got our hands dirty and our feet muddy as we trekked through the jungle to help to build a ranger hut to protect the sanctuary border. We got to see first hand the devastating effects of deforestation that Cambodia has undergone and were reminded of why it…



Elephant sanctuary here we come!

Hey everyone! It’s Taylor here! This morning we finally got to sleep in a little bit and then it was off to the elephant sanctuary. It was about a 2 hour bus ride from our hotel to the sanctuary and thanks to our friends who arrived yesterday we had some awesome tunes to sing along…



Last day at the elephant sanctuary

This morning we have a whole morning at the elephant sanctuary and we had breakfast and then we went to bless the trees it meant that we have fabric like red colour and some yellow and orange colour, all of the fabric which we have bless by monk so it meant that when we tight…



What’s up Australia, Canada and America, it’s your friend Olivia writing today’s blog!!

Today was our last full day at the Cambodian Wildlife Sanctuary  it has been a wonderful experience here! The day started with another delicious breakfast at 7am, then, we split up into our groups and went to do our morning work. Group 1 went and continued working on the dam. Corey from the group…



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