Daily Archives: September 30, 2012

Life in the Ger


If you’ve been reading my blog, you’ve heard a little about our stay with the local nomads of Mongolia: How I ended up pantless and how we entertained ourselves on the long rainy nights. But I haven’t really talked about life in the Ger. What is a Ger? A ger is a round tent that can be easily packed up and moved as the family moves locations with the seasons. It has a stove in the middle of the Ger for cooking and warmth and a matching round hole in the top to let out smoke. The floor is either … Read More

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