About Mongolia: Frequently Asked Questions

Is Mongolia part of China? The short answer is No. Mongolia is not part of China or any other country. It is an independent country, sandwiched between China and Russia. After the Qing dynasty collapsed in 1911, Mongolia declared independence and achieved actual...

About Ulaanbaatar: Frequently Asked Questions

We’ll be discussing the frequently asked questions about Ulaanbaatar, the capital city of Mongolia. Apart from the beautiful steppes and mountains, the heart of Mongolia – Ulaanbaatar, is the most prominent tourist attraction in the country. Is Ulaanbaatar safe or...

Why is Chinggis Khaan Revered in Mongolia?

Mongolians weren’t good at propaganda nor writing their own history, hence the Mongolian Empire and his conquests were written by mostly the countries and kingdoms that were invaded. Therefore many people have negative opinions about Chinggis Khaan and...

Outer Mongolia vs Inner Mongolia | What is The Difference?

A lot of people refer to modern day Mongolia as “Outer Mongolia”, but in some cases it could be taken as an offense. When visiting and traveling in Mongolia, the right term in today’s day and age would be just Mongolia. However, it still begs the...