Mega Residence Hotel Ankara
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... 11:30. I remember Ankara station, I spent a couple of hours there waiting for the train to Eastern Turkey as part of my Black Sea expedition. And I recall that on the far side of the tracks there was a railway museum. Closed down but you could climb through the fence and wander among the engines. All gone - a huge building site now.
After all that I decided I needed the easy way home. So I got a cheap flight from Ankara to Istanbul and found a room on a nice hotel ...
... on my toes to get my attention and then poked me in the stomach.
The museum was with some of the artifacts and history of modern turkey and we managed to catch the changing of the guards. The building itself was really grand.
After which was the drive to Bolu where it was like some nature resort up in the mountain. Where there were many trees and a nice real fireplace going in the ...
... someone holding a card with my name on. I ring Rachel (the mother of the kids I'm looking after), someone should be there. She rings people. I eventually see a man outside with KATY FOOTE on the card, and I know from now I'll be OK. I arrive. The flat is amazing, I slept for hours, and today I've just been trying to get used to the idea I'm in Turkey.
BLIGE. So, it can only get better right?
Here's to some rather more positive posts from now on.
... the city and also the highest. The original walled city. The whole city is very hilly. Then we went to the Museum and Mausoleum of
the Attaturk, the Father of Turkey. This
man is to Turkey what George Washington is to the US. After World War I, he turned Turkey into the
secular republic that it is today.
Freedom of religion. Mandated
education for boys AND girls. Made a
Other than that, I am well and happy and exploring and running away from wild dogs. The other night we tried to walk back but a storm cloud made it darker than usual at 5pm and a group of 6 dogs blocked our road to the hotel, so I went up to a group of buses and explained (in horrible sign language) that there were dogs in the way and pointed to the hotel. (Yes, it involved barking. How else do you mime DOG?) The man laughed and drove us up ...