Mega Residence Hotel Ankara
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... city center. Seven stops later we popped out at Kizilay Square. In this city with hundreds of hotels, three out of four people we asked along the way knew the Asrin Business hotel and pointed toward it.
August 9-11, Waiting out the Holiday Period in Ankara
Per Wiki; Ankara was historically known as Ancyra and Angora and was famous for its long-haired Angora goat and its prized ...
... education. People with less education typically do about 16 months while if you’re college educated its usually 12 months. Ender was telling us that he has a nephew who flunked a class on purpose in his final year of university this year to stay out of the military another year. Many young men stationed on the eastern border are in very dangerous situations and many are dying so people are trying doing things like ...
... of unexpected.
By now we also start understanding why the German economy is doing relatively well despite the crisis: almost all wonderful new buses and dolmusses originate from GE! Mercedes, MAN, BMW, Volkswagen are all present here with luxury samples of their brands! And they are checked by TÜV Turk! So, as long as he Turkish economy is booming (8% GDP growth per year), the Germans will feel the effect of it.
... carefully at our passports and then hesitated, and got on his phone. It looked a bit worrying…why were we not just cleared. He came back and said, “please wait two minutes, Canadian girl”.
Sure enough, a couple of minutes later, along comes an agent with a 20 year old Montreal backpacker. It turned out that Audrey-Ann had overstayed her Syria visa inadvertently, and she had been bounced off her bus at 4am because she had to await a senior officer to come on ...
... alone would be worth a trip to Ankara -- but that's just the beginning, since the artifacts from later civilizations (Hittite, Phrygian, Urartian) are also outstanding.
As I suspected, all of the best stuff from Çatalhöyük (7th millennium BC) ended up in Ankara. The walls of the prehistoric homes were decorated with paintings of animals and hunt scenes (which to my eye had much in common with cave paintings, though these were done on the ...
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