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Beijing to Ulaanbaatar by Train, with an Unexpected Twist

It's a nearly 30-hour trip by train from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. The sleeping cars are small and cramped. When the "toilet" flushes you...

Journey Through Mongolia

I was traveling from Germany to Thailand in the midst of a 14-month trip around the world. The airline gave me two options for...

Fiona Reilly: The Beekeepers

It was the blue of the truck, like scrubbed denim, that made it stand out against the velvet-green hills and the endless yellow rapeseed...