Aktif Metropolitan Hotel
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- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Drycleaning onsite
- Airport Transportation
- Minbar in room
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
TripAdvisor Reviews Aktif Metropolitan Hotel Ankara
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Why Ankara? Several people in Istanbul asked me why I would want to go there. I don't know - I had a reason when I booked it. Capital city. Museums. I boarded my morning bus with the easy-to-remember name. It was fancy with an outlet to charge my phone and a cute steward who brought us water, coffee and snacks. There were movies on the screens. The ride was 5 1/2 hours to the big city. There is something about the architecture of the small towns we passed that really gave me ...
... toilets and lunch. Throughout the whole trip we had always been taken to good places for decent toilets and food, which is a big advantage when traveling in a completely foreign language country. Ankara is big city of about 4 million people chosen by the great hero of modern Turkey,Ataturk, to be the capital of the new Republic when it was founded in 1923. Ankara then had been a small town in the middle of Turkey but has grown rapidly since then. ...
... Museum belong to the 10th, 11th and 12th centuries.
Suddenly it got really windy with a lot of sand and dust blowing so we decided it was time to head off. We went back into Goreme for a bit of shopping (prices are good here). Then we decided to have a good meal for lunch before our drive towards Ankara.
We had a beautiful lunch at a little cafe. One dish we tried was Sac Kavurma - a fried meat and vegetables - very tasty. While there we got chatting to ...
... occur in Taksim Square. The power of social media!
What are the students protesting? The local government decided to cut a road through campus - a project that involved cutting down a lot of trees. And they decided to remove the trees while the students were away for the summer. The university is ...
... made in the same country as the original shoes that broke down in China) exhibited the same problem under rainy conditions. To their credit, the shoes don't let any water in when there are no rain water puddles on the streets. We should not really be complaining.
The cold rainy weather was here to stay for the next several days but we refused to let it lock us indoors. The award winning Museum of Anatolian Civilizations and Roman ...