Mega Residence Hotel Ankara
Travel Blogs from Ankara
... system, only a few months old, which clearly most people don't know about. We now know you buy a sticker at the post office, and we now know where this is too, but it was a bit of challenge, no Turkish and a foreign car fill in the form (the 4 digit Export Plate is turning heads). But we now have a Yellow HGS sticker and can go through the barriers without the claxon going, which we saw happening, often. Unfortunately they also have ...
... how the Turks still hold the man in high regard (he died in 1938)
The mausoleum also houses a museum of his accomplishments and personal effects. A great number of oil paintings of the war period and a montage,of three periods ofWW1, each montage perhaps 30 m long.
One exhibit which really caught my eye was his launch which is a classic design and beautifully restored.
We could not help noticing the huge number of construction sites, large and ...
Sadly we left Germany yesterday, but we've finally arrived in Ankara, Turkey!
The trip to Munich was amazing. Dachau was very moving; I think we toured it for almost 4 hours. Michael, Nicky and I made a lot of friends at the hostel, chatting the other travelers was an unexpected highlight of the trip. At the end of most days we’d make some friends in the room and drag them ...
... at the "Old Greek House" which is literally that -- an old Greek house. It's famous for its food where you eat in an open court which is surrounded on the upper levels by the rooms. It's simple but very homey and the caretakers are a large family that are very friendly -- we all received big hugs when we arrived.
After the overnight train ride (and no morning shower) and then going all day, we were all ready to ...
... between Ankara and Galatasaray along with hundreds of police in full riot gear with shields. Sticking out like a sore thumb, and having found Ullus to be of a more rough and ready neighborhood, I made a quick exit and headed to Kizilay, another district within Ankara. An altogether more pleasant neighborhood, I eventually found some suitable accommodation for the night before heading south to Silifke the next day. ...
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