The Grand Lama then fled to Urga, in which region he remained until 1907.
An hour and a half later we saw the electric lights of Urga.
The ponies looked full and fit after the good rest, and if all went well we should be in Urga before nightfall.
They came to Urga where the Bogdo Khan met them with honors and rejoicings.
In 1720, it was on the river Orkhon, near its confluence with the Selenga, some distance north of the present Urga.
And this man was to stick to us like the old man of the sea all the way to Urga!
At the end of 1911 the Hutuktu of Urga declared himself independent, and the Chinese were expelled from the country.
The "Urga" of the Kalkas has not always been where it stands now.
Another long string of caravans was met with, most of the carts empty, and bound from Urga to Dolonor.
All hopes of mending our pace from Urga to Kiachta now vanished.