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Month: July 2017

Enjoying Mongolia’s National Festival Naadam

Enjoying Mongolia’s National Festival Naadam

On our first day in Mongolia we threw ourselves straight into the countries national festival ‘Naadam’. When we planned the trip this was a key event we really didn’t want to miss as everyone recommends that this is the best time to visit. With this in mind we planned our leaving date so that we would arrive in Mongolia just in time. I am so pleased we made this decision as the festival encompasses the heart of Mongolia culture and…

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Country Summary: One Month in Russia

Country Summary: One Month in Russia

12th June – 10th July 2017 We have recently completed our month in Russia, the first country in our year of travel. During our time in Russia we have physically travelled an extremely long distance, starting in St.Petersburg and ending in Ulan Ude. The distance travelled has been amazing and is incomparable to any distance you can travel in England. We are now about 7000km from home and have crossed from Europe into Asia. During this first month we have seen stunning palaces…

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