• Naadam Festival: Mongolia's Unique Celebration of Culture and Manliness

    2 days ago - By Ottsworld

    According to the Ger to Ger itinerary we were stuck in this grey, bleak Gobi Desert village until 11AM so I decided to try to make the best of it and find some beauty in it's coldness by going for a walk around the dusty empty streets with my camera.
    I was surprised to find that there were more people out buzzing around the gravel roads than I had expected. Up until now, the Gobi Desert villages had been pretty devoid of life. I perched myself in the middle of the convergence of tire tracks which was presumably the ‘town center' and watched the village sputter to life.
    I stopped in at the...
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