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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

Finally, for a touch of nature, the Gençlik Park houses an amusement park and a pond that can be used for rowing. Meanwhile, the Atatürk Forest Farm and Zoo is home to a zoo, several small agricultural farms, greenhouses, restaurants, a dairy farm and a brewery. The possibilities for any kind of tour in Ankara are endless. Whether for historical, social, natural or pure fun trip, there is always a place waiting for... read more

Ankara History

In 1037, Alparslan, Sultan of the Seljuk Turks, drove away the rulers and annexed Ankara as an important location for military transportation and natural resources. in1403, the whole city was under the rule of the Ottoman Turks. Following the defeat of the Ottomans in the First World War, allies occupied the city. When the war of Independence was won, Republic of Turkey on October 29, 1923 was established and its... read more

Ankara Travel Guide

Ankara is Turkey's capital and its second biggest city, and the population of the city was 3,901,201 in 2007, which includes 8 districts under the administration of the city.  Ankara has had many names during its existence like many ancient cities do.  It has been called Ankuwash by the Hittites prior to 1200 BC; Ancyra by the Romans and Galatians; Ἄγκυρα Ánkyra during the Byzantine, Hellenistic, and... read more

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