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City break in Ankara. Active leisure ideas for Ankara - attractions, recreation and nightlife

Ankara never ceases to attract fans of nightlife. Every evening guests of the city can enjoy exciting entertainments in numerous clubs and colorful discos. Laila is the most famous club of the city. This is the place of gathering of the so called “golden youth”. In this club you will find the best bartenders and performances of most popular DJs. Every evening spent at the club Laila will be truly unique and unforgettable. The opening of the club Manilya took place in 1994. The club has quickly become the permanent venue for various presentations and performances of popular musicians. One of the most notable facts about the club is the original parties that are held here right from the foundation of the venue. The organizers always try to surprise visitors with new exciting activities.
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IF Performance Hall club occupies a cozy basement. This venue will be genuinely liked by visitors who enjoy peaceful and secluded rest. Virtuoso bartender offers visitors to taste exotic cocktails, and the club’s chef treats guests with amazing Turkish kebab. Fans of dancing until the dawn will fall in love with Locus Solus night club. Here you can listen to the most popular electronic music. Among the most frequent visitors of the venue are students and tourists. Locus Solus often organizes performances of famous French, British and Spanish DJs. In addition to excellent musical accompaniment, the club will amaze you by widest choice of cocktails and savory snacks.
The famous Club Bull Bar is located near Kadir's Treehouse Hotel. The club is characterized by exotic and romantic atmosphere. There is a large fire right in the center of the dance floor, and all guests dance around it. There is no dress code in this club, so visitors can easily choose an outfit that fits their own taste and mood. Lunar Park is the location of Club Aura, which welcomes guests during the warm season. This is the place where you can enjoy energetic open-air discos. As a big part of the club’s visitors is yet underage, alcoholic drinks are not served here. The organizers of the disco make the main emphasis on the trendy music and various exciting entertainments. Fans of rock music will simply find no better place to relax than Club Hayal Eskisehir. The venue often hosts performances of popular rock musicians. The club also attracts gourmets - its cozy restaurant serves delicious national dishes. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Having rest in the capital of Turkey will certainly leave a lot of bright impressions and memories for the rest of life. If you arrived here with family, so all of you must take the maximum advantage of such opportunity as visiting the most important sight of the capital - Water City amusement park. This fascinating Aqualand fully compensates the absence of the sea in Ankara. Water City is the most modern park in Turkey and offers all the entertaining facilities for both children and adults. Even the most sophisticated amateurs and fans of water sports will be pleasantly surprised by the modern equipment of the water park. There are eleven water slides with a variety of bends, like Kamikaze, Black Hole that will fully allow you to experience a surge of adrenaline.
Among the numerous fun offered by Water City, it is worth noting the pools with hydromassage and artificial waves, which will allow you to enjoy water procedures for visitors of venerable age. A sufficient number of beaches and artificial waterfalls create an illusion of rest in a real seaside resort. In addition to water sports, you can spend a couple of hours by playing tennis or golf. The administration of the institution pays much attention to the safety of tourists. Therefore, the culture and service of recreation are always on top here. Water City will not only allow you to have a wonderful time but also to plunge into the world of both extreme and quiet, diverse entertainment.
Haci Bayram Mosque remains the most famous attraction of Ankara. It was built in the beginning of the 15th century and still remains one of the best known and most respected religious … Open
Lovers of shopping will find dozens of shopping centers, boutiques and malls in Ankara with all the famous brand shops. If you arrived in Ankara for cheap pennies clothes from the famous Turkish markets, then you are not at the right place in the capital. There are cheap shops in underground passages, especially in the center on Kızılay, as well as shops in the shopping and historical part of the city Ulus. But the price is not always such a penny, and the choice is not large. And if you are a person of style and tendencies, then it will be very difficult to find a worthy item at such outlets but the positive impressions after visiting such a unique place are guaranteed.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Ankara and surroundings

Recommended places for active recreation and leisure in Ankara

Golge Pub
Where: SSK ishani Ziya Gökalp Cad. Sakarya, Ankara;
The North Shield Pub
Where: Bilkent Hotel, Lobby Floor, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 266 4434;
The Lord Kinross
Where: Cemal Nadir Sok. No, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 439 5252;
Hard Rock Cafe
Where: Simon Bolivar Cad., Duyu Sok. 2, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 440 6006;
Murphy’s Dance Bar
Where: Tahran Caddesi No 12, Kavaklidere, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 466 0054;
Agora Bar
Where: Kapisi Sok. 14, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 310 7675;
Manhattan Bar
Where: Cevre sok.(Uskup sok.) No:7 Cankaya, Ankara;
Turca
Where: Abdullah Cevdet Sok. No, Ankara;
Copper Club
Where: Noktali Sokak, Kavaklidere, Ankara; Telephone: +90 (312) 457 6000;

Attractions and entertainment in Turkey

Backpacking tours have become increasingly popular with both locals and tourists. A tour to the mountains that lasts one to several days gives tourists many unforgettable memories and incredible landscapes. For a long time, the famous Lycian Way was the only trail available to tourists. Nowadays, many coastal towns have become bigger in size, the infrastructure of the region is changing, and so big parts of the way disappear. Because of that, new trails are being made in Turkey. They recreate ancient roads, so they are no less interesting than the Lycian Way. Saint Paul Trail is 500 km long. It stretches in the central part of the country and covers such famous landmarks as magnificent deep canyons and crystal clear Egirdir Lake. The Kackar trail stretches almost near the border with Georgia, in the territory of the ancient Queen Tamara’s Kingdom. Besides breathtaking mountains, there are ruins of Armenian and Georgian churches. Sultan Trail follows the route of Suleiman the Magnificent and ends in Austria. It is possible to explore this trail by bicycle and see everything in detail. Of course, there are many other interesting trails for active tourists. … Open
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IHG Brings Its voco Brand to Scotland

As hotels in Scotland might open in April or May, the opening of two new hotels is a signal that life is slowly going back to normal and leisure travel will resume closer to summer. The name of the brand – voco – means “invite” or “call together” in Latin. The Glasgow hotel will be the first property by this brand in Scotland. The voco Grand Central Glasgow is a rebranded property open instead of the existing Grand Central Hotel. IHG reimagined the popular place, retaining its original charm. The new Glasgow hotel now features 230 rooms, meeting and event spaces, and an interesting option – a possibility to contact resident experts known as voco hosts who are ready to explore the most interesting parts of the city together with guests. voco Grand Central is a perfectly suitable choice for both leisure and business travelers. Read this

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City break ideas for neighbours of Ankara

Guide to your best city break in Ankara - popular places for recreation and leisure. Things to do during the day in Ankara - attractions, parks, beaches, aquaparks, racing tracks, biking trails or waterski. Recommendations (with addresses, phone numbers and links) where to spend your time in the evening (bars, discos, clubs, etc.). We share some good ideas and the question 'What to do in Ankara?' disappears immediately.
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