Ramada Ulaanbaatar Citycenter
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Tejel National Park
This morning we started with a visit to the Gandan Monastery which is the largest monument in Mongolia and one of the few monasteries to survive communist rule.
Following this we had a short visit to an open air railway museum (not a patch on York) and continued our 9- minute journey into the Mongolian …
Ulan Bator, literally "Red Hero", is the capital and by far the largest city of Mongolia with a population of over 1 million. Located in north central Mongolia, the city lies at an elevation of about 1,310 metres (4,300 ft) in a valley on the Tuul River. It is the cultural, industrial, and financial heart of the country. It is the …
... couple of small items, only because nothing would fit us. 6th and last stop: Zaisan memorial. You will see the photo's and commentary attached. We liked this place so much it was on my running route the following day. That night I finally got to eat something of substance - we went to Luna Blanca, one of two vego restaurants in Ulaanbaatar. Vegetarian food and Mongolia are mutually exclusive - is it wrong to say thank god for Buddhism? The following day we rose ...
... is made from bones. I am proud that even though my ick factor was in full effect at the idea of bone soup, I still ate it. All in alI am not a fan of the hot pot. It was difficult to get much flavor into the soup and after a long day, I just didn't have the energy for it. Driver music update...we had Queen on tonight, but he was not singing along. :( Tomorrow we leave the hotel at 4:30 am to catch a flight to the Gobi! More adventures to ...
... eye as you come over the hill and first see it. Near to this a large number of people and horses were gathered, it was the day for having the Naadam festival in this town. We had been following a horse race on our way in, 20k’s long someone told us it had been. It had finished by the time we arrived.
However at the next town, Dadal, we arrived in time for the big day. We all sat and were watching some women archers when my humans were invited along to ...
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