Royal Ankara Hotel
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... 3:30 so there was not mush time to go anything except explore. Our guide took us on a orientation tour and should us Hadrain's Gate. It is the only remaining entrance gate to the oancient city (were our hotel is) and harbour in the walls surrounding them. It was built in honour of the visit of Emperor Hadrainus to Atalya in 130 A.D. When were were walking around ...
... school teaching you stick to basic stuff all the time. Yes, there are the challenges of making everything fun and exciting to keep them concentrating, but in terms of reflecting my own creative input, I don't think I can do it. This turned into a fairly big lifechanging moment for me.
Luckily, the fun I had at school didn't allow me to think about this too long. I had a great time working with the other adults, and formed relationships (albeit fleeting ones) ...
... all accents would be unnecessary; but that option was not seriously considered for political reasons. By the way, Sasha has found Turkish phonetically similar to Russian and he was always understood when reading out of his phrasebook. Additionally, many loan words from Persian, Arabic and French were eliminated to maintain the linguistic purity. Unlike other countries of similar size such as Germany or Iran, Turkish language is fairly standard; a ...
... and a radler (beer
mixed with sprite). Afterwards we were exhausted so we went to bed quite early.
On the 24th we went to Neuschwanstein castle,
which is positioned in the Alps. The views from the hike that we took were
simply marvelous; you could see the countryside below as well as views from the
Hohenschwangau castle. We got a guided tour through this castle as well, which
... an emphasis on WWI and the Turkish War of Independence immediately following the war. This was most informative to us especially learning how the Ottoman Empire had been carved up amongst the allies after the war. Ataturk and his generals resented this and went to war to regain their land and independence. They were obviously successful and we need to read and understand more about this.