Foreign tourists spray an elephant with water guns as it spouts water during the Songkran festival to mark the Thai new year along the Khao San Road in Bangkok. Photo: AFP

Songkran, everything you need to know about Thailand’s famous new year water fight

Songkran is one of Thailand’s biggest celebrations and more than half a million tourists join the water fights. Here are some tips on how to get the most out of the event, what not to do, and other activities if you prefer to stay dry

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Foreign tourists spray an elephant with water guns as it spouts water during the Songkran festival to mark the Thai new year along the Khao San Road in Bangkok. Photo: AFP
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