Mongolian Mutton and Madness

Boarding the Irkutsk to Ulaan Baatar train I was delighted to find I was sharing the compartment with 2 english students hannah and George. Since I hadn’t been to bed

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Into the Back of Beyond. Visiting the Darkhad and Tsartan People

‘This winter it’s very bad’ said Ulzii, our hired translator for the trek, ‘at worst it’s maybe -52C or something, many people losed cattle and this spring it’s very sad

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Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia : Part I – The Beginning

Two days prior to departing Nepal I was bestowed an unwanted memento, ‘Delhi Belly’, aka Montezuma’s Revenge or Traveler’s Diarrhea – there’s an oxymoron for you. To think I survived

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Volunteering

Well i’ve been working at the Ger village now for the last 2wks, i’ll miss this place when i leave. The organization i’m working for is the Christina Noble childrens

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Yurts, Yak & Yours truly

Arriving into Mongolia’s capital on a chill-some morning, we were met at the train by a hostel rep offering us space in ‘UB guesthouse’. Seeming like a good deal we

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Mongolia Part II – Hospital Room #303

I once heard someone say, “There are no strangers, only friends we have yet to meet.” (Hey Chris) Nowhere has that been made more true than here in Mongolia. Let’s

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The art of satisfying Gods

PART VII: MONGOLIA The art of satisfying Gods… . . . or listening in to the silence 2006. It is the right year to arrive in Mongolia. 800 years ago,

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Mongolia Baby – Ulaan Baatar

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 UB Well, here we are in Mongolia and have nearly had Tony’s bag pinched and mine too, the LP wasn’t wrong with

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Northern Mongolia – Maybe, I Don’t Know :-)

Total Distance: 0 miles / 0 kmMouse: 0,0 Northern Trip Time for our next trip organised through the UB Guesthouse, 426,000T each, this included food, travel, accommodation and the wonderful

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