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MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

MONGOLIA ON HORSEBACK

Travelers have the option of hiking or riding a horse (or both), and many Tusker tribe members opt to ride like Mongol nomads.

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MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

MONGOLIA’S EAGLE HUNTERS

Hunting with eagles started before Genghis Khan’s time, and Mongolia remains strongly tied to its primordial past.

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WHAT TO PACK FOR YOUR EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK

WHAT TO PACK FOR YOUR EVEREST BASE CAMP TREK

The trek to Everest Base Camp requires a wardrobe that is quickly interchangeable to suit the diverse topography and climate over your 38 mile journey.

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WINTER SURVIVAL SKILLS IN MONGOLIA

By on December 15, 2016 in Altai Mountains, Asia, Culture, Mongolia with 0 Comments
WINTER SURVIVAL SKILLS IN MONGOLIA

Surviving the physical and mental hardships of winter in Mongolia is one of the world’s greatest outdoor challenges.

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NEPAL UPDATE – EVEREST BASE CAMP TRAIL REBUILT

NEPAL UPDATE – EVEREST BASE CAMP TRAIL REBUILT

The 38 mile trail to Everest Base Camp is in better shape today than it was before the devastating earthquake in April 2015, a testament to Nepal’s communal spirit and resilience.

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MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

MONGOLIA OFFERS ADVENTURE LIKE NO OTHER PLACE ON EARTH

From its awe-inspiring landscapes, unique nomadic culture, and historical significance, the remote Western steppes of Mongolia are like no other place on earth.

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TRADITIONAL MONGOLIAN FOOD

By on August 19, 2016 in Altai Mountains, Asia, Culture, Food, Mongolia with 0 Comments
TRADITIONAL MONGOLIAN FOOD

In a country where nomads still roam the bone-chilling steppes, the way to stay nourished in -40 degree winters is with heaping portions of meat and assorted animal fat.

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HOW TO AVOID DELHI BELLY ON THE WAY TO EVEREST BASE CAMP

HOW TO AVOID DELHI BELLY ON THE WAY TO EVEREST BASE CAMP

Perhaps the hardest part of making it to Everest Base Camp is getting out of Kathmandu and the Khumbu Valley with your stomach unscathed.

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TREKKING MONGOLIA – THE HEART OF ASIA

TREKKING MONGOLIA – THE HEART OF ASIA

Take a deeper look at the third of Tusker’s newest videos that capture the essence of trekking in Western Mongolia.

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MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

MONGOLIA – TREK THROUGH TIME

Take a deeper look at the second of Tusker’s latest videos that capture the essence of trekking in the Altai Mountains of Western Mongolia.

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