Elephants march through hotel lobby after it was built on their migration trail

By | October 3, 2008

These amazing pictures show why you shouldn’t get between an African elephant and its favourite food. Mfuwe Lodge in Zambia happens to have been built next to a mango tree that one family of pachyderms have always visited when the fruit ripens. When they returned one year and found the luxury accommodation in the way, they simply walked through reception. – dailymail

An elephant wanders through the hotel

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‘Guests can stand in the lounge are but as long as there is a barrier between the elephants and the guests that is okay,’ he added. ‘The elephants are not aggressive but you don’t want to tempt anything as they are wild animals. ‘It is the elephants choice to come into base camp and they have been doing it for the last ten years.   ‘There are other wild mango trees around and they seem to prefer this one. …

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