Sangita Myska, a journalist of BBC, reports from Mongolia, a nation with a proud sporting heritage that is looking to build on its success at the Beijing Olympics. She meets the boxer who has moved from street fighting in the back streets of Ulaanbaatar to a gold medal in the Olympic boxing ring.
Mongolia until now has been one of the world's best-kept secrets. Three times the size of France and with more horses than people; it is one Asia's last unspoilt destinations. Nomadic herders still roam the steppe, as they have since the time of ChinggisKhaan.
Watch Mongolia and prepare yourself for an invigorating experience. Immerse yourself in the staggering beauty and warm hospitality of Mongolia; Experience the vast epic landscapes and rich cultural and natural heritage of this wonderful country. You will be charmed by Lake Husvug, the Altai Mountains, the Gobi Desert, the Orgo volcano and Ulaanbaatar. You will be seduced by its welcoming nomads, their customs and traditions, spirituality and music. The spectacular Naddam Festival will have you packing your suitcase to discover this enchanting country yourself.