UlaanBaatar

UlaanBaatar, Mongolia

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UlaanBaatar Travel Blogs (251)
Mongolia, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia travel blog

Mongolia

A travel blog entry by baileyandkerry

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... never mind the Internet so this entry is a bit long! We spent 4 days horse riding in Central Mongolia, 4 in the capital Ulaanbaatar, and 11 on a 2000km journey around Western and Southern Mongolia in a jeep. Before commencing our journey the hostel ...

Reflection, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia travel blog

Reflection

A travel blog entry by piphunt

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... and is only going to change more. It's such a balancing act, retaining a culture, yet embracing change. For a country like Mongolia, it is particularly precarious since the independence and freedom of living the life of a nomad is the antithesis of the ...

The last few days, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia travel blog

The last few days

A travel blog entry by piphunt

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... admirably small eight kilograms, I will be leaving will well over double that!) and on Thursday morning I will be heading south out of Ulaanbaatar the way I came, on the train. And then I'll be on my way to New Zealand via Hong Kong from there. It's ...

Chinggis Khan, Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia travel blog

Chinggis Khan

A travel blog entry by piphunt

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... in 1206, which is why of course, this year is being celebrated as 800 years since the birth of the nation of Mongolia. On uniting his people, Chinggis then gallops across the steppes in all directions with his legendary army on horseback, ambuses and ...