Rixos Grand Hotel Ankara
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... compared to almost all schools in Australia is that they don't have a school diary, a school jumper or a school tie with the school logo on it. I find it especially different considering that TED Ankara College is known almost completely over Turkey as being the best school in Turkey. 2 more things which I have found very different are that, as this is a private school apparently one of the best in Turkey) there are very few, if any strict rules, for example, ...
... sits on a high hill and the walkway up to the structure is flanked by 24 stone lions.The building sits on a vast courtyard that enhances the feeling of grandeur.
When we were visiting, a short ceremony took place and if I could remember how to use the video on my camera I would have had some great footage for you. I have 3 cameras and never seem to have the right one at the right time. Alas.
A small group began ...
... Ankara, the economy seems to be booming. Turkey is hoping for admission to the European Union, and touting for the 2020 Olympics, although they are not doing themselves any favours with the current unrest I would imagine. Our guide has told us that the black economy is incredibly big and that the taxation system is crazy, with so many anomalies e.g.farmers pay no income tax.
We continued the journey, stopping at Hacibectas, a town which is the birthplace of ...
... named Ataturk. It is the law.
When we came back in the evening our friend Mohamed took us out. Our plan was to find a real Turkish bath. A Hamam that we went to in Bodrum was a tourist establishment and we were looking for the real thing. Unfortunately, the ladies section was closed for a private function. Traditionally, Turkish baths are segregated by gender. Men massage men while women massage women. Unwilling to leave Dasha behind, we ...
... around with doner meat spilt down my t shirt while people are fasting. I could see an amazing looking castle-like thing on a hill so I walked towards it. I later found out that this was Ankara Citadel and was a historic part of the city’s defences, makes sense as you could see for miles around across dry semi-desert land. I found a perch at the top of the big hill and looked down across the city for some time, I forgave it for not having as many sights ...