Mongolia

Step Back In Time: Mongolia

Step Back In Time: Mongolia

When visiting the planet’s more remote corners, it’s almost reassuring to see that some traditions have stood the test of …

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South Mongolia – The Endless Desert

South Mongolia – The Endless Desert

The barren, unforgiving enormity of the Gobi can be overwhelming. However, this expanse of largely empty land has many hidden …

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NORTH MONGOLIA – A SLICE OF SIBERIA

NORTH MONGOLIA – A SLICE OF SIBERIA

Geographically more aligned with Siberia than Mongolia, the dense forests and immaculate lakes of the north constitute the country’s crown, …

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West Mongolia – Land Of High Peaks & Eagle-Hunters

West Mongolia – Land Of High Peaks & Eagle-Hunters

The west is a rugged land of permanently snow-dusted mountains, desert plateaus, huge salt lakes, traditional eagle hunters and a …

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EAST MONGOLIA – HOME OF HISTORY & WILDERNESS

EAST MONGOLIA – HOME OF HISTORY & WILDERNESS

Usually written off by visitors due to its perceived inaccessibility, East Mongolia is worth any extra legwork. The largely uninhabited …

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Mongolia – Best Emerging Destination

Mongolia – Best Emerging Destination

As my sturdy Mongol pony plodded sedately forward, I scanned the rolling grasslands. The sun was sinking; green was melting …

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THE GREAT WIDE OPEN – Cultural Fusions in Mongolia

THE GREAT WIDE OPEN – Cultural Fusions in Mongolia

The future has arrived in Mongolia, both in the high-rises of its capital, Ulaanbaatar, and in the vast emptiness If …

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Horseback Riding in Mongolia – Mongolia

Horseback Riding in Mongolia – Mongolia

Following the Trail of Genghis Khan in an Untamed Land Ever since Genghis Khan encouraged his people to live by …

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The Gobi Desert – Mongolia

The Gobi Desert – Mongolia

Hauntingly Beautiful and Vast Gobi simply means “desert,” and of all the world’s arid lands, this remote region – lying …

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