Imagine… These can only be once in a lifetime experience!! And this has been beyond exhilarating !! The plan was on to reach Ulaanbaatar to meet the team from the Indian Embassy, who have been fabulously coordinating and monitoring our movement since we started the Odyssey. Ulaanbaatar, formerly anglicised as Ulan Bator /ˌuːlɑːn ˈbɑːtər/ (Mongolian: Улаанбаатар, [ʊɮɑːm.bɑːtʰɑ̆r], literally “Red Hero”), is Continue Reading

Lake Baikal – Dominar Trip 360 Trans-Siberian Odyssey

Exactly a month into the Dominar Trip360 Trans-Siberian Odyssey was we setting foot on the Lake Baikal!  A ride into the planned location – Irkutsk and the ride will be long remembered .. I remembered every sequence of the movie, The Independence Day as we headed into Irkutsk.. The towering heavy clouds constantly gave in Continue Reading

Tayshet – Dominar Trip 360 Trans-Siberian Odyssey

Bharathi Rajaram… a name that would eventually be associated with truckload of guidance from here on… first, she introduced Igor Shaligin .. A 48 year old gentleman was referred to us by her ..Batty, as Igor refers her,, who visited the town of Tayshet exactly a month back. Tayshet is strategic in its location for Continue Reading

To Russia with Love – Dominar Trip 360 Trans-Siberian Odyssey

toTimeless memories weave throughout Kazakhstan … and as I prepare to leave this beautiful exotic country, a strong bond of friendship seals in Kalbatao.  In the last 20 days, across the 4 Countries that included a portion and detour in Uzbekistan, heading into Tajikistan via the most picturesque route through Khujand and Dushanbe, hooking ourselves Continue Reading