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Naadam

Part nomad Olympics, part family reunion, part carnival, and with a full weeks national holiday. Naadam is awesome. Locally, it’s called “eriin gurvan naadam“, the three games of men. The main events are held over three days, but the entire … Continue reading

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Ulaanbaator, Mongolia

Distance travelled: 6730 miles Date: 11th-16th July Coming into UB was a bit of a shock. We had spent hours travelling past the most amazing, unspoiled countryside, and suddenly come into the sprawling monstrosity that is the capital of Mongolia. … Continue reading

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