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Ger, Mongolian traditional dwelling

Ideally suited to Mongolia’s harsh terrain and lifestyle, the ger is called a yourt by many foreigners. But, Mongolians don’t particularly like this Russian labeling of their national dwelling …so call it a ger. 513 more words


How to Put Up a Ger in 10 Easy Steps

Friends of ours are moving into their ger while they renovate their house, and when they invited us to come help put it up, we were all about it. 446 more words


A day in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

A short stop over in the capital and biggest city of Mongolia during my Trans Siberian trip. Ulaanbaatar hosts more than 80% of Mongolia’s population.You still get a really good taste of Mongolia in this city. 386 more words