Mary's Little Yak

A bit of a big adventure in the land of the blue sky


August 2015

WOW what a busy week!

No big stories or anecdotes this time, just our very busy week in pictures. MONDAY Simple pleasures - these arrived on Monday 🙂 Trying hats ready for winter A memorial for Mongolian and Russian soldiers overlooking the city. Camel waistcoat... Continue Reading →

Five first thoughts on living in Ulaanbaatar

We'll be able to get anything we want.  The supermarkets are similar to here, you just have to try and second guess what is in some of the packets.  At the moment that adds to the fun.      ... Continue Reading →

Moving to Mongolia via Moscow

Heathrow was a manic as usual.  We were the annoying family who held up the queue whilst repacking our suitcases at check in.  Apparently 26kg was too much - that'll be my suitcase then!  After a bit of re-packing (again) it... Continue Reading →

Sort, pack, say goodbye, repeat

So I thought that deciding to move abroad was hard ... that was before I spent 2 weeks packing, sorting, filing, packing, sorting and then sorting some more.  (After I'd already spent 4 months sorting!) The chaos of packing meant... Continue Reading →

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