Ankara, Turkey

Ankara, Turkey

Ankara, Turkey (credit)

#4 in Best Places to Visit in Turkey – Ankara is the second largest city in the country and has an elevation of a little over 3,000 feet. With the foreign embassies located here, Ankara is in the middle of the Turkish Government and is therefore Turkey’s capital.

Ankara Turkey Attractions

If political jargon isn’t your wish, there are museums and theaters to choose from that will satisfy your needs. Some of the top attractions are Anıtkabir, Atakule and Kocatepe Mosque. You can even take part in meeting locals by visiting a café and playing a game or two of backgammon, a very popular game in the country, or other games such as checkers or chess. What could be better than games, coffee, conversation, and new acquaintances?

Ankara Turkey Pictures

Kocatepe Mosque

Kocatepe Mosque (credit)


Anıtkabir (credit)

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