Type of journey: naturalistic

The thing that strikes more the western traveller, a little bit oppressed by our cities and their noises,their people and their limited horizons, is the space: it's sufficient to go out from the only city of Mongolia (Ulaan Baatar) to find youself in a different dimension, both magic and unreal; is the unlimited steppe, with thousands of apparently free horses, yaks and sheep. The presence of man is very limited and you can judge it from the lonely ghers that somewhere stand in the landscape and ... (more)