Buying a traditional Turkic Yurt

July 8, 2015
After my epiphany on that jet-lagged night, it was time to pick my first yurt. To my big surprise it was incredibly hard to find a traditional manufacturer of Kazakh yurts in...

Yurt – Nomads personal Universe – Ger, Mongol yurt

June 3, 2015
  A few words on Mongol Yurt culture and structure(1) The yurt’s building materials are timber, felt and leather. Its collapsible walls, “hana,” comprise of several sections made of...

Basic differences between Turkic (kazakh yurt) and Mongol yurt – Ger

June 3, 2015
There are two types of yurts: Turkic type.   and Mongolian type Turkic type of yurt, used the Kyrgyz, Kazakh and Turkmen and Mongolian type used in virtually all...