Rixos Grand Hotel Ankara
- Meeting rooms/conference facilities
- Minbar in room
- Drycleaning onsite
- Wireless internet connection in room (surcharge)
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... to your seat - chicken kebab) after the train left, breakfast and lunch the next day and a kind of box of snacks - biscuit, cake, juice - the next evening. But no food included on the Turkish train. You could get a cheaper ticket without food and they all carried mountains of food with them - more bread (Iranian flat bread) than a camel could comfortably carry. So these are poor people on the whole - they are either going to Turkey to find work or to trade stuff. On the ...
... a permanent fixture rather than a temporary arrangement for the current terror alert we're encountering. Train is just like the German ICE and we whizz through the countryside at 250km/hr.
Hotel is a 16th century caravanseri with the courtyard now covered with a modern glazed atrium. Adjacent is a transport museum which is actually quite interesting and includes a flour mill from Braunschweig in Germany.....where I used to live.
The citadel entrance is ...
... the two came over and gave me a black fluffy shawl to wear, i assume she thought i may have been cold. I didnt have the heart to try and mime the fact that it was 25 degrees and i was perfectly comfortable, thank you, Im from England. I took it, and preceeded to sit and boil whilst drinking my glass of Turkish tea. The mall opened, I paid the lovely ladies and spent some time wandering around the mall, getting my aftersun and other bits and bobs ...
METU institution is the premier state university in Turkey. The cream of the nation's high school students compete in national qualifying exams for the chance to study at METU. They are then tested as to their ability to speak and communicate in English since most classes at the University are taught in English. If their linguistic skills are proficient they are admitted and study in a wide variety of fields ...
... into the modern country today. There is a museum near the mausoleum which showcases some of his personal items, his medals etc, and many details account his life and the revolution in Turkey.
The mausoleum was pretty much the highlight of Ankara, and after some sightseeing around the city we head back to Istanbul via Bolu, a small ...