Booth in Mongolia: Tsagaan Sar

Climbing the stairs to the family apartment of a friend's Mongolian colleague, I felt a tang of nervousness. The other foreigners I was with were chattering in whispers about how exactly to present the crisp 10 000 tugrik bill to the grandparents. I reckon that all of us were worried about screwing up the line …

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Booth in Mongolia: Japan vs Mongolia

Whenever I tell people that I recently spent a week in one of the most sparsely populated countries in the world, I'm often faced with the question: "Why the bloody hell would you go to Mongolia?!" Well, the answer to that one is quite simple: I have friends living there. But why they chose Mongolia …

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Booth in Mongolia: An Adventure

Recently I visited the budding metropolis of Ulaanbaatar in Mongolia, a place of snow, snow, and snow. I went there to visit some friends and have some adventures. Needless to say, I was not disappointed. "But what is there to do in Mongolia?", I hear you ask. Well, for one, there's drinking. Lots and lots …

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