Nature-based Tourism in a Tuvan Cultural World

Posted by on Jun 8, 2015 | No Comments
Nature-based Tourism in a Tuvan Cultural World

In May of 2013, the last remnants of Siberian snows still frosted several mountaintops just visible through a small, office window in the Center for Tuvan Traditional Culture. Boris Salchak–Tuvan musician and producer–wrote down his contact information on a scrap of notebook paper, passed it to me, and said, “You know, it’s great that you […]

A Guest Blog Post by TravelTuva Client, Christian Burchard

Posted by on Feb 26, 2015 | No Comments
A Guest Blog Post by TravelTuva Client, Christian Burchard

A Journey and an Invitation… I spent a month in Tuva (Southern Siberia) last year (summer, 2014) on an extended throat singing tour. I had been introduced to Tuvan music and Scythian history by Martin Prechtel a few years back. Later we hosted the Tuvan group Chirgilchen on one of their West Coast trips, made […]