here's some pictures that should explain why you should NOT follow suit and cycle around Mongolia ... unless you're a masochist ... Google told me I couldn't put up the pictures with the saddle sores.
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a family who fed us ... fed us lots
a nice camp site
a camp site plagued by visitors
a burnt out riot scene in Ulaan Bataar
a broken down bus
a poser on a bicycle