Royal Ankara Hotel
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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 ...
Before I start, I must warn you that this particular blog post is full of complaints and a rather unhappy Kathy. I must state though, that after having slept, its all OK again.
I said goodbye to Dan, my lovely boyfriend, at Temple Meads station at 8am on Sunday 30th June. This upset me as it was, to leave him for such a long time was always going to be difficult.
I must note, that I had to move my life into storage the day before, and barely slept because of ...
... Chi Minh's mausoleum with its enforced solemnity.
Afterwards, we head out to the Museum of Anatolian Civilizations. It's surrounded by a lovely garden-in-progress recently stoked with manure. I'm rather surprised by how small the museum actually is. It's housed primarily in what once was the Mahmut Paşa bazaar storage building and Kurşunlu Han or Inn. The buildings date to the 15th Century during the Ottoman era.They have been nicely restored to ...
... Square in Ankara, call Kizilay. This shopping center was huge and ridiculous. We went through some shops, ate food, and headed back after the long day.
We had Monday off so we got caught up on homework and reading for class. Since then we've had lectures on the history of Turkish Politics, Environmental NGO's in Turkey, and Turkish foreign policy towards Post-Soviet countries. All very interesting, but my favorite was ...
Sorry no pictures this time folks, my camera is not within reach and I'm not going to get it. They'll be on FB later.
The wild dogs have become more of an issue. We walk to class in the morning (which takes about 40 minutes since our guest hotel is a world away from EVERYTHING) and can walk back as long as we're in a group and it's not later than 4 or so. Otherwise, we're barked at by wild dogs as we try walk up the 1/2 mile long driveway to ...