Barcelo Ankara Altinel
No availability found through our partners. Please contact the business directly or check some of our recommended alternatives.
Travel Blogs from Ankara
Woke up with the morning call to prayer at 4:45, didn't quite make it out of bed. Up at 5:45 and headed out for a walk around the district, watching the neighbourhood wake up.
Early start to the tour and we are on our way to Ankara by 8:00.
Stopped at Sivrihisar for lunch, a wrap filled with potato or cheese that is grilled.
Ankara, as the capital of Turkey, is very modern. Here we visited Ataturk’s Mausoleum...one of the largest in the world commemorating past President’s/leaders. Actually we didn't do much here and I don't think it was worth the travel here except that it had the best highway to connect back to Istanbul.
I need to add a …
... It was Marcos first waffle ever, he says he liked it. We had an interesting discussion about economics and world affairs. Everyone on our tour are such delightful people. Really good people. And almost instantly upon meeting people, in our first conversation, we'd be talking about consciousness, mysticism, mushrooms, archeology, various places we've traveled, world affairs, marijauna, etcetera. But in a really simple and authentic way, no ...
... nice to take in Ankara this way. We also went out on the town with Kristina's co-teachers which was a great time full of laugher and about four 2 1/2 foot beer-fall things. Her friends took us to a different part of town that was full of restaurants and bars. We decided on a bar that had a nice area to sit outside and food for dinner. The food was pretty good but Turkey doesn't really know how to do nachos. I don't blame them, the ...
... a taxi to the Danish Embassy where Camilla works. I arrived in time to meet up with several of her coworkers. Camiila showed me around the Embassy and we were off to pack. I had a 14hour train ride ahead of me. Thanks to Viola,Camillas Dutch roommate, I had a ticket in the sleep ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
A wonderful spot to stay and a good room with a very comfortable King size bed.
Great shower that was spoiled by the outlet being partially blocked.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.