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Ankara Map, Turkey

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Ankara Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Ankara with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Ankara useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Ankara!

Ankara Nightlife

Ankara is best known for the döner kebap and of course, the city is infiltrated with restaurants offering this specific type of dish. Should you be of the discerning taste kind, scrutinize the döner round - it should be rectangular and the cuts must be flat and not separated. Fish as well is one cuisine that is popular yet not as affordable in Ankara. For the best fish restaurants, head down to Sakarya where a good... read more

Ankara Sightseeing

Ankara, being one of the most promising cities of the east, has a good number of sights to go to. The choices range from museums, to festivals, to natural parks, to monuments, to skyscrapers, and even to churches and mosque. It is one part of the Middle East where Christianity, Islam and other religions coexist in almost perfect harmony thereby making the city itself a unique mix of different sights. The Museum of... read more

Ankara History

The city’s history can be traced back as far as the times of Bronze Age with the settlement of the Hittites in the area. As early as 1200 BC, the city was named Ankuwash. Around 1000 BC, when the city was under the rule of the Phrygians, the city grew in size as well as importance. The Persians later followed the rule of Phrygians. In 333 BC, the rampaging Macedonians under the command of Alexander the Great defeated... read more

Ankara Travel Guide

At the top of the hill is a ruin of an old castle, of which adds to an already picturesque view.  However, there are only a few structures of historic meaning that have survived to the present that surround the old stronghold.  There are a lot of finely preserved architectural remains of Byzantine, Roman, and Hellenistic descent, with the more remarkable one of the Temple of Rome and Augustus from 20BC, of which is... read more

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