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around the flaming cliffs  

around the flaming cliffs

Buzzards, Blizzards and Bayarlalaas

April 29th 2010
In UB, the typical thing to do is to go on a tour to the Mongolian countryside. The standard easy option is to hire a jeep and a translator and head out to see some sights and visit some nomadic families. These all inclusive tours can be sorted out by most of the guest houses, the one important point being that the more people you have the cheaper it is. Having met up with my Irish friend Andrew ... read more
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Mongolian Flag The Mongols gained fame in the 13th century when under Chinggis KHAN they conquered a huge Eurasian empire. After his death the empire was divided into several powerful Mongol states, but these broke apart in the 14th century. The Mongols eventually ... ... read more
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