Travel Blogs from Ankara
... m (860 ft)-long pedestrian walkway that is lined on both sides by twelve pairs of lions carved in a style like the Hittite archaeological finds. The lions represent Anatolia and are shown seated to simultaneously represent both power and peace.
The Ceremonial Plaza is situated at the end of the Lions Road. The area is 129 m (423 ft) long and 84 m (276 ft) wide and was designed to accommodate 15,000 people. The floor is decorated with 373 rug ...
... exhausted though. This week has really taken it out of me, I don't know how parents do it... 24 hours a day, forever. It'll be nice to have a holiday, but no wifi unfortunately! I'm going to have to write some drafts and post them all at once when I'm back. The main concern here is that my contact with Dan will be zero to none :( Since we met in March, this will be the first week we haven't spoken. I may have ...
... start tomorrow and I'm not sure what we have planned for the rest of the day. But I'm super excited to get this trip started and I'll do my best to keep up with this. I hate writing. You probably all know this if you're reading this right now and please excuse my horrible story telling or grammar mistakes. I don't plan on going back and re-reading my blogs. I'm not an english major for a reason people.
... will be able to walk from one side of the lake to the other, I can't resist a walk myself, the salt sounds like crisp snow under my feet.
We have only a few minutes at the hotel in Cappadocia as Kim, Paula, Reg, Lloyd, Julie and I head off to the Turkish Baths, a restorative treat after all the traveling and not having had a shower since yesterday morning, we were ready!! I had heard many things about the turkish baths, some good, others not. On arrival we are ushered into ...
... towns of old. Arrived at a nice hotel I'd checked out 2 weeks ago, The Mostar in Ulus. Very modern but central to the old town and most of the sights. The taxi driver said that most of the hotels around here could be rented by the hour which took me back to Halit's story this morning. he said the streets were safe but don't go into any of the clubs!! I went to bed.
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Fitness/Health center
- Business Services