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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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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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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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WHAT IS IT REALLY LIKE TO TREK TO EVEREST BASE CAMP?

WHAT IS IT REALLY LIKE TO TREK TO EVEREST BASE CAMP?

This 38 mile trek isn’t about ego-driven peak bagging. It’s a cultural and spiritual journey with some of the world’s most breathtaking scenery thrown in.

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10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

By on January 17, 2016 in Asia, Culture, History, Mongolia with 0 Comments
10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT MONGOLIA

From Genghis Khan to eagle hunters and spectacular wildlife, Mongolia is full of interesting factoids.

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BHUTAN TOUR IS A TREK IN FALL OR SPRING

By on October 9, 2015 in Adventure, Asia, Bhutan, Culture with 0 Comments
BHUTAN TOUR IS A TREK IN FALL OR SPRING

There is no right or wrong time to trek Bhutan. Whether in Spring or Fall, get the experience this untouched place has to offer.

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MEET THE WORLD’S FOLK ARTISTS

By on September 7, 2015 in Africa, Art, Culture, South America with 0 Comments
MEET THE WORLD’S FOLK ARTISTS

Who Says the Era of Folk Art is Dead?

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MANNA FROM HEAVEN

MANNA FROM HEAVEN

Cargo cults worship the Gods of War. Sometimes when people encounter advanced technology they can’t comprehend; it becomes part of their religion.

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