What are some typical ways to socialize, either with local people or with other expatriates? Are there groups or clubs that you can recommend?

Aside from embassy, the ISU PTG is a great resource as is the international women's association (IWAM). It's a small group of expats here and chances are, you'll meet all of them after attending a few events. - Oct 2016

Dinner parties, picnics, visiting the theatre, opera, hiking. - Feb 2015

Some in the embassy and ISU communities. - May 2012

Some. - Feb 2012

It's entertaining to have a social life in Ulaanbaatar. Expats tend to stick together for social events. The language barrier is a big reason that locals and expats often don't do things together. - Feb 2011

Mostly going out to bars/restaurants/others' houses. - Jan 2009

Movies, Bars, Clubs. - Oct 2008

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