Turkey - Ankara & Central Anatolia (PDF Chapter)
This central sweep of Turkey was where Atatürk forged his secular revolution along dusty Roman roads that all lead to Ankara, while Central Anatolia is the meeting point between the fabled past and the present.
- turn back the clocks in Safranbolu among Çarşı’s cobblestones and timber-framed houses
- brush up on Turkey’s roots at the Museum of Anatolian Civilisations, the country’s premier museum in Ankara
- pay homage to Rumi at the Mevlâna Museum then explore Konya’s glut of Seljuk and Ottoman architecture
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Ankara & around, Safranbolu, Boğazkale, Hattuşa & Yazılıkaya, Alacahöyük, Çorum, Amasya, Tokat, Sivas and Konya & around.