When a little boy recently lost his favorite stuffed elephant, his parents told him a little white lie. They explained to their son that his lovey wasn’t missing, but that he was simply traveling the world.
A friend of the boy’s parents took to Reddit to make some magic happen, asking users to create photos of the his cuddly friend on his travels. Boy, did the Internet really step up.
Tons of users took to Photoshop to create amazing photos of the elephant exploring the world. We’ve round up some of our favorites …
1. Elephant takes a cruise.
“I’m the king of the world!” screamed Elephant as he did his best Titanic impression.
2. Elephant goes white water rafting.
The little boy’s cuddle buddy was very adventurous, diving head first into water rapids.
3. Elephant visits the pyramids.
Elephant discovered there’s no better way to spend hump day than riding on an actual camel.
4. Elephant goes hang gliding.
The stuffed animal took to the skies to get some airtime. What a view!
5. Elephant climbs a mountain.
Who’s afraid of heights? Certainly not this lovey as he scales a beautiful mountaintop.
6. Elephant plays tourist in London.
Elephant isn’t lost, he just wanted to visit his old pal Paddington across the pond!
7. Elephant takes a dip at the Taj Mahal.
He’s living the high life, hanging out with a tiger friend in the waiting pool. So classy!
8. Elephant goes sightseeing in Machu Picchu.
Who wouldn’t want to visit Peru with some adorable alpacas?
9. Elephant relaxes on the beaches in Hawaii.
It’s pretty clear that this stuffed animal is living the dream, taking some time off to watch dolphins in Hawaii. We couldn’t be more jealous.
10. Elephant visits The Great Wall of China.
Hey Elephant — who’s your friend?!
It’s truly amazing how above and beyond the people of Reddit went to ease this little boy’s broken heart. If only we could get in on Elephant’s next adventure!More On