Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia

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Ulaanbaatar, formerly anglicised as Ulan Bator (Mongolian: Улаанбаатар, [ʊɮɑːm.bɑːtʰɑ̆r], Ulaγanbaγatur, literally "Red Hero") is Mongolia's capital and largest city. A municipality, the city is not part of any aimag (province), and its population as of 2014 was over 1.3 million, almost half of the country's total population. Located in north central Mongolia, the municipality lies at an elevation of about 1,300 meters (4,300 ft) in a valley on the Tuul River. It is the country's cultural, industrial and financial heart, the centre of Mongolia's road network and connected by rail to both the Trans-Siberian Railway in Russia and the Chinese railway system. The city was founded in 1639 as a nomadic Buddhist monastic centre. In 1778, it settled permanently at its present location, the junction of the Tuul and Selbe rivers. Before that, it changed location twenty-eight times, with each location being chosen ceremonially. In the twentieth century, Ulaanbaatar grew into a major manufacturing... Wikipedia ( Creative Commons Attribution CC-BY-SA 4.0 )
Gandantegchinlen Monastery
Gandantegchinlen Monastery
Winter Palace of the Bogd Khan
Winter Palace of the Bogd Khan
Choijin Lama Temple Museum
Choijin Lama Temple Museum
Ulaanbaatar
Ulaanbaatar
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Zaisan Memorial
Zaisan Memorial
Manjusri Monastery
Manjusri Monastery
Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue
Genghis Khan Equestrian Statue
Blue Sky Tower
Blue Sky Tower
Chinggis Khaan
Chinggis Khaan
Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum
Trans-Siberian Express
Trans-Siberian Express
Chinggis Khaan International Airport
Chinggis Khaan International Airport
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