Tag Archives: Lake Khovsgal


If we ever stop travelling and eventually have some land somewhere, I think I would like to live in a ger. It’s like camping for grownups. Looking at the shape and structure from the inside made me feel like I was sleeping in a mini circus tent. And now for my next trick….lighting the morning […]


Many people come to Mongolia for the horses. There are around three million horses in Mongolia – more than the number of humans – Mongolia being the most sparsely populated country on the planet. The Mongol horse, a breed believed to be unchanged since the time of Ghengis Khan, lives wild, finding its own food […]


Mongolia is a huge country. There is little infrastructure and so most travellers are dependant on taking organised tours or hiring their own jeeps and guides. After looking at the various options of the major sites we both agreed that it was the large freshwater lake in the north west of the country that was […]