Absolute Mongo(lia) April 14th 2012 I am writing to you now in an absolute fury seen as I just wrote 2500 words and for some rage-inducing reason, it decided not to save what i had wrote, so if the tone of the blog is rather angry, don't take it as a reflection on Mongolia. It will probably be a lot shorter as well cos I cant be arsed now.
Left Irkutsk Monday night, got the train to Ulan-Ude at about 10.30pm, arriving at 0630 ... read more
Asia » Mongolia » Ulaanbaatar 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
About to embark on a trip with my 2 friends Rosie and Craig through Russia, Mongolia and China on the Trans-Mongolian railway, before visiting Hong Kong, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore. Will be staying in Singapore for a while with my parents before figuring out our next moves.... full info