Category Archives: Mongolia

I am not sure if I could be a nomad and live my whole life in a ger but I would have enjoyed staying longer.  Beau and I stayed in a ger hotel for two days in the Terelj National Park.  Te
We've been experiencing the extremes of personal space.  Spending some time in the most wide open country we've ever seen was a shock to our systems after being confined to a train ca
Just after the train rounded one of the rolling green hills of Mongolia we could see the haze of Ulaanbaatar on the horizon.  Ulaanbaatar is a city of well over a million people, but it's
  The World Effect travelogue video 23: Trans Mongolian Express from The World Effect on Vimeo. This is our video of the first 24 hours of our ride on the Trans Mongolian Express from Moscow
Our adventure on the Trans Mongolian Express would take us from Moscow to Ulaanbataar to Beijing.  The actual time spent on a moving train would be 6 days, 2 hours and 13 minutes covering 7,622 kil