King Cankaya

Piyade Street 17 , Ankara, Ankara, 06550, Turkey | Hotel
Prices starting from $86.00

Travel Blogs from Ankara

Slow day, now after lunch even slower.....

A travel blog entry by cflove


... that some of the areas around the castle were truly grim though, basically slums, which seemed to be being cleared but not sure.

The small streets leading up to the castle were being rapidly renovated and they were doing a pretty good job too. Interestingly there were also some of the old shops still there too, not selling to tourists. Actually most of the shops were true antique shops and most of the customers were Turkish. I don't think ...


A travel blog entry by kathyonfoote


... incredibly decent people. I said goodbye to Callum and Ruby early, as they were shooting off for some more travelling. Callum was going to Italy and India - the boy is only 16 and he's on his way to be just like me - well traveled. I'm jealous, India is one of the places I want to go. Ruby is off on a family holiday, Bodrum (?) I've heard a lot about it.

So apart from the fairly life changing thoughts I had, and emails received, whilst at school, I did have a ...

Hubbly Bubbly with the Melon Heads

A travel blog entry by sashadasha


... East Thrace speaks pretty much the same way as someone from Ordu or Kars.

Another interesting change under Ataturk - an adoption of surnames. All Turks were required to get one. Often those were derived from someone's father's name, a place or a trait using a suffix oğlu. All needed official approval; last names that considered immoral or obscene were not allowed. The surname Ataturk is unique to the founder of modern Turkey. Nobody else ...

On to Ankara

A travel blog entry by atlantakevin


... turning Turkey into the modern and secular nation that it is today. He traveled throughout Europe finding the best practices and led wide-ranging reforms in social, cultural, and economical aspects, establishing the new Republic's backbone of legislative, judicial, and economic structure. The memorial complex is pretty amazing and sits on top of a high hill in the city giving great views all around.


Interim Desitination - Turkey

A travel blog entry by kdwali

Brief Entries
The first stages of my travels have brief entries as they are simply an opportunity to relax for a while and with limited interest. Pictures and commentary will increase along with the journey.

Many rushed last minute activities to ready the flat for rental, winging it all the way, so departed home without pants and socks which were purchased later, and just a single pair of ...


This hotel, located in the Çankaya area of Ankara, is near Ankara Citadel (Hisar), Kocatepe Mosque (Kocatepe Camii), Hattussas, and Haci Bayram Mosque (Haci Bayram Camii).
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