TripAdvisor Reviews King Guvenlik Ankara
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... Turkey has developed industries&education systems since 1923.
Ankara was previously the Hittite settlement of Ankera, named Angora in the Roman /Byzantine era. Angora rabbits are bred there & their wool is important in the fibre industry. More than 100 Embassies are in Ankara & it is the Government capital while Istanbul remains the commercial capital.
Drove past the salt lake - occurring when it was trapped between two volcanic plates. The ...
To all those people waiting on the edge of their seats to find out...Turns out the coffee that the barista brought me was a gift! (see my previous entry)
I managed to buy a dress for the Embassy party I'll be attending tomorrow night. (I know, fancy right?!). Now, please allow me 2 seconds of being unbelievably girly - I bought the dress from Mango, usually an upper class sort of high street store that in England I cannot afford. There was an "Indirim" (sale) on in the ...
Ankara, Turkey is the modern capitol of Turkey. We know that it is a modern international
city because it has 80 Starbucks. The
food is great. Last night we had Kopte
(beef patties) in a spicy tomato sauce.
The meat was nicely spiced as well.
Today at lunch we had Gozlemke which is like a calzone. The food is so flavorful. We visited the European Famous Museum of
... Under his guidance and with the help of other military leaders, the Republic was declared, Parliament began meeting in Ankara in 1920 and finally the capitol was moved there.
As president he ended the Caliphate, enhanced the rights and position of women in Turkish society, confirmed the separation of mosque and state and moved Turkey in a decidedly secular direction. He transformed Turkish language ...
... I wish I could have stopped and taken some pictures. They would have been great in the orange glow of the moonrise.
Oasis travel is aware of my missing bag. Hopefully they will find it tomorrow when their office is open.
Tomorrow starts early again. This time with a hot air ballon ride.