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Hidden Gems in Ulaanbaatar- Where To Go on Your Night Out?
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Even though Mongolia might not be popular for its music or entertainment values, there are handfuls of places where you can jazz up your nights. Be it in a small indie club with local youngsters or classy jazz club where professional musicians perform, one thing is for sure- there’s no way you can spend your few nights in Ulaanbaatar hiding out in your hotel room!
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Mongolian National Parks Animal Lovers Need to Visit
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Mongolia is a beautiful country with many majestic landscapes where animals can roam free. The general lack of fences means the wildlife can go where they want to. The low density of people also means these animals can live without human interference. Mongolia’s national parks are a great spot to visit to check out the wildlife, no matter what time of year you plan to visit Mongolia.
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Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
They can ride like the wind but the galloping hooves of time threatened to dilute, perhaps obliterate, their nomadic traditions. Meta Mertens calls it her horse heaven…the sweeping plains of Mongolia, where she is proud to play a part maintaining centuries of equine history. She has witnessed the country's primary nomadic lifestyle resist a drift into the cities for work.
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Mongolian Shamanism - A Brief History Tengriism
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
When walking through the streets of UB if you’re lucky, you can see someone throw a spoonful of milk into the sky as an offering. This ancient practice is a way to give an offering to the gods in Mongolian shamanic practice. People practiced shamanic religions centuries before Mongolia became a Buddhist country, and they had a deep effect on the lives of the people living in this country.
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Embracing the Chill: A Glimpse into How Mongolians Prepare for Winter
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Winter in Mongolia is not just a season; it's a way of life. As temperatures plummet and snow blankets the vast landscapes, Mongolians embark on a unique set of preparations to not only survive but thrive in the harsh winter months. This article delves into the fascinating traditions and practices that define how Mongolians prepare for winter, covering aspects like travel, nomadic lifestyles, and the hearty winter meals that keep them warm and nourished.
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When is the Best Time for a Horse-Riding Trip in Mongolia ?
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Horse riding is an integral part of Mongolia culture. Images of nomads corralling their herds over the open areas of the country abound. Those seeking Mongolia travel advice might not know that it’s relatively easy to get a hold of some horses and do a multi-day horse riding trip. It’s also possible just to do a trip for a couple hours, but that’s for a different article. Here are some Mongolia Travel Tips for the best time to do a horse-riding trip.
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How do Mongolians welcome New Year?
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
New Year Festival is a fairly new and more of Soviet oriented holiday for us Mongolians!! It is celebrated on December 31st, every year, all over Mongolia, even out in the herder’s dwelling called “ger”. Besides the Christmas tree, Santa Claus, street light decoration, the most important concept of New Year festival in Mongolia is about partaking in a company or organizational night party event which is purposed to tie coworkers, ...
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20 Interesting Facts About the Gobi Desert
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Southern Mongolia is widely known for its Gobi Desert, one of the world’s unique ecosystems and best-kept secrets. This unique ecosystem is renowned for its stunning natural formations, as well as real dinosaur fossils and endemic flora and fauna. No trip to Mongolia is complete without a visit to this incredible region. But what makes the Gobi Desert so special? Check out our list of 20 interesting facts about the Gobi Desert to learn more. From its harsh climate to its surprising biodiversity, there's so much to discover in this remarkable landscape.
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How to Travel to Mongolia
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
Planning a journey to Mongolia? Getting there is half the fun! If you’re unsure of how to travel to Mongolia, know that you have a lot of options. From planes to buses to trains, taking a jaunt to the country neighbored by Russia and China has never been easier. We know that organizing your transportation choices can be tough. Read on for more information and details on how to travel to Mongolia.
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5 Useful Tips for Stress-Free Travel in Seoul’s Incheon Airport
Posted by Selena Travel / Apr 20, 2024
As one of the options for a layover on a trip to Mongolia, Incheon is a great airport to have a layover in. For those coming from North America, it’s one of the best options for a stress-free trip. Follow these five tips in the airport to make the best of your layover before coming to the land of Chinggis Khan.
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