Trans-Mongolian Train Trip – Kazan & on to Moscow.
27 July 2013 | Places
We’re well into European Russia at Kazan, we’ve travelled around 7000km from Beijing and have just 820km to go. Kazan is our last long stop before Moscow and it’s a very long one, morning arrival, evening departure and the next day we rolled into Moscow before 12 no...
Trans-Mongolian Train Trip – Beijing to Ulaanbaatar
20 July 2013 | Places
1561 km from Beijing to Ulaanbaatar
We’ve just finished the Trans-Mongolia train trip from Beijing to Moscow. We didn’t take the regular straight through train trip nor did we get off and on at various places along the way. We did it easy on the chartered Zar...
The Trans-Mongolian Train Trip
18 July 2013 | Transport
It’s been on my wish list for too many years, but I’ve finally done the big Russian train trip. In fact there are three big Russian train trips, all of them ending in Moscow. We took the Trans-Mongolian which kicks off in Beijing, heads north through Mongolia and meet...