Sheraton Hotel & Convention Center Ankara
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As we moved into central Turkey, much of the landscape was very dry and rose to limestone hills in the distance. Some of the land was farmed, but a great deal was treeless, barren and stark. Water and winds have created interesting formations. Many of the smaller hills that we could see were, in fact, man-made, as they were burial mounds that had been constructed around a ...
... city and the houses were built into the mountain and looked run down. The city center had a few monuments, parks and nice water fountains. There were a couple good shopping streets and shopping malls that were pretty nice and had a lot of American food chains. Ankara is not a bad place, but also not much to do there as far as tourism. It’s more of an industrial city for ...
... oil on nations, Turkey's place in the European Union and it's political economy, as well as Greece and the Euro-crisis. These are areas of study I haven't really had the opportunity to delve into before, so it's been interesting.
The place we're staying at is call the Aysel Subuncu Guest House, which sounds really heavenly, but in actuality is far away from everywhere and right in the heart of an area that we have deemed "Feral ...
... so I just chose a direction to go in and went down the escalator. Needless to say when you’re tired things just don’t ever seem to go your way and I chose the wrong direction. I found out where the long distance bus terminal was and I thought to myself that at least I could find an internet place there so headed all the way back, using my second ticket, maybe she was right after all. I found an internet cafe at the bus terminal that was called ...
... daily life goes on (carpets beaten & sunned, washing, crafts done on the doorstep, kids fighting & playing, etc)...got lost a few times.....restorative Efes(beer) in a vine shaded coutyard..... late afternoon thunderstorms threatening again as I made my way down the hill back to the hotel.
Later took the Sunday evening airs with the locals in Genclik Park as the weekend wound down & the daylight ebbed......funpark lights reflecting in the grand ornamental lakes.