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News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Nature's prettiest predators: Western Mongolia's Kazakh people practice the ancient art of hunting with golden eagles

News channel or source: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/travel/travel_news/article-2834969/Kazakh-people-practice-ancient-art-hunting-golden-eagles-Mongolia.html
Publication date: Friday 14 November 2014

The Kazakhs of the Altai mountain range in western Mongolia are the only people that hunt with golden eagles, and today there are around 400 practising falconers. The tradition of hunting with golden eagles is said to have been started by the nomadic ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Wanders never cease: The nomadic life of Mongolia's Kazakh eagle-hunters

News channel or source: http://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/art/features/wanders-never-cease-the-nomadic-life-of-mongolias-kazakh-eagle-hunters-8463784.html
Publication date: Saturday 26 January 2013

From there she sees the province of Bayan-Olgii spread out below, the bare, dun-brown, ice-streaked mountains culminating in Mongolia's highest, Khuiten Uul, climbing 13,000ft into the sky. On the arid plains at the foot of the mountains, those dirty grey ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Mongolia’s 6,000-year tradition

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/20160926-mongolias-6000-year-tradition
Publication date: uesday 27 September 2016

and the high icy peaks of the Altai Range bordering Mongolia, Kazakhstan, China and Russia form an impenetrable wall that keeps all modern encroachments at bay. I was standing on a barren, 3,000m-high peak in Bayan Olgii province with Bikbolat, a noble ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Guide to Mongolia

News channel or source: http://www.stuff.co.nz/travel/3315798/Guide-to-Mongolia
Publication date: Wednesday 10 February 2010

This meant travelling through the predominantly Kazakh province of Bayan-Olgii. Kazakhs first came to Mongolia from Kazakhstan in the 1840s to graze their sheep on high summer pastures. Now, because of its isolation for much of the 20th century ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Aisholpan, Mongolia's first female eagle huntress

News channel or source: http://www.worldbulletin.net/world/181141/aisholpan-mongolias-first-female-eagle-huntress
Publication date: Saturday 03 December 2016

Aisholpan, a young Mongolian tribegirl has become the first ever female ... All around this young woman lies the bone-dry expanse of the province of Bayan-Olgii: thousands of square miles of sparsely inhabited rocky grassland ringed by snow-capped mountains.

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: British photographer vows to document ancient tribes - 'Before They Pass Away'

News channel or source: http://www.catholic.org/news/international/europe/story.php?id=52855
Publication date: Wednesday 23 October 2013

Nelson's journey took him across all five continents, from the mountainous region of Bayan Olgii in ... of northern Mongolia are a nomadic tribe who depend on reindeer for nearly all aspects of their survival. LOS ANGELES, CA (Catholic Online) - Traveling ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Breaking free: meet the first girl eagle huntress in Mongolia

News channel or source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/films/2016/12/03/star-wars-eagle-huntress-mongolia/
Publication date: Friday 02 December 2016

All around lies the bone-dry expanse of the province of Bayan-Olgii: thousands of square miles of sparsely ... is Aisholpan’s education. When news of The Eagle Huntress spread in Mongolia, a fee-paying Turkish school in Olgii – ‘One of the best ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Riding high: Conquering Mongolia on the hoof

News channel or source: http://www.nzherald.co.nz/travel/news/article.cfm?c_id=7&objectid=10709859
Publication date: hursday 03 March 2011

We had taken a three-hour flight from Mongolia's capital Ulaan Baatar to the town of Bayan Olgii, famous for its exports of cashmere and camel wool. Then four hours along dirt tracks in a "Furgon", Russia's answer to the Kombi van, to the village of Altai ...

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Mongolian moments: Artist finds inspiration during trips to the ‘Land of Blue Skies’

News channel or source: http://www.times-standard.com/article/NJ/20151109/FEATURES/151109864
Publication date: Sunday 08 November 2015

While her artistic interest in the “Land of Blue Skies” began with wildlife ... St. Pierre and Yemen — and now, Mongolia. This year’s three-week expedition explored Bayan-Olgii, Hovd and Zavkhan aimags (states or provinces) in far western Mongolia.

News Mongolia » Bayan-Olgii: Photographer Jimmy Nelson finds the last tribes on earth

News channel or source: http://www.news.com.au/travel/world-travel/photographer-jimmy-nelson-finds-the-last-tribes-on-earth/news-story/9008159ef8118e32769e98d2f54675e3
Publication date: Sunday 03 November 2013

visiting such far-flung places as the mountainous region of Bayan Olgii in Mongolia, the Baliem Valley of Papua New Guinea and the wildest parts of southern Ethiopia. One of the tribes was the Mursi in Ethiopia, where the women wear clay plates in their ...