Mongolia Living in a ger

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While visiting Mongolia I stayed 2 days in a ger, great way to best enjoy the countryside, animals and great sunsets

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Mongolia Living in a ger

  1. Capital: Ulaan Baatar Population:2.756.000 (2010) Currency: Mongolian tögrög Government:Semi- presidential system, Parliamentary republic Oficial Language: MongolianMongolia is a country located in East and CentralAsiaIt is bordered by Russia to the north and China to thesouth, east and west. 
  2. I was lucky to live in a ger ( all formyself) during three days, it haselectricity and a big stove at thecenterAs it was Summer the stove was notnecessary, instead I used a big dealof spray for mosquitos
  3. View of the place where lamb was roasted in a hole on the ground,traditional mongolian way of cooking
  4. My ger, with wires for bateries, notice the metal sheet in the midle, usedto make fire in Winter, the big stick is used to open the top of the ger, forfesh air in Summer and smoke in Winter
  5. Nearly all herders live in white gers ( yurt in Russian), a characteristic sightthroughout Mongolia. Each family has their own ger
  6. The traditional herd animals of the Mongolians (the five jewels) are horses,sheep, goats, cows/yaks and camelsYak Coat color varies greatly, but black and brown are the predominant ones
  7. Cows (or more frequently yaks in North) for milk, hair and
  8. Horses for riding and airag (or fermented mare’s milk)
  9. Camels for hair and wool and pulling carts
  10. Falconry, hunting with falcons, a traditional sport practiced inFalconry
  11. Mongolia is a country located in East and Central Asia It is bordered by Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. Genghis Khan Walking and watching the nomadic form of life , the animals, lovely lanscapes and beautifyul sunsets whileMusic: Sadsadasdas (mongolian) living in a ger was a great experinece By Mariahttp://www.youtube.com/user/nikkitta8 mocampos@gmail.com

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