This is a trick quiz. Here are six photos that don’t look like most people’s impression of this country. Can you figure out what country it is?
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The top photo is from the Buryatian Autonomous Republic, Siberia. Photo two is the Angara River at Irkutsk. The third shows the Trans-Siberian Railroad as it skirts Lake Baikal near Listvyanka. Photos four and five are from the Buddhist monastery in Ivolginsk, and the prayer flags and welcoming party on horseback are outside the village of Hargana. All of the last three are from Buryatia, Siberia.