Category Archives: Gobi Desert

Gobi Desert in southern Mongolia

Last week Mark and I went to visit the Gobi Desert with 6 ladies from Thailand.

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It was fun to ride on a small plane.

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We stayed in a nice ger camp.

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First time I have seen a double bed in a ger.

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We hiked up a hill to view the petroglyphs which are dated back to 3,000 BC.

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We enjoyed climbing in the sand dunes.

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Mark and I did not climb to the top.

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Look at this friendly camel that I got to ride.

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I enjoyed the ride.

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We were able to visit a Mongolian family. Mark enjoyed playing with the family goat.

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We saw some cute kids selling rocks and bracelets.

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This baby loved the chocolate.

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We got to see lots of goats and sheep.

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The flaming cliffs reminded me of southern Utah.

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The sunsets were beautiful.

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Eating out in the desert was an experience.

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This ger camp was beautiful.

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This gal sprinkled us with milk for a safe journey.

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She also put some on the tires for a safe trip.

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I love this pic that Mark took.

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