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A Tribute to Ataturk's Anitkabir, Ankara - Must Se

An August 2005 trip to Ankara by oncealive

Anitkabir/Mausoleum of Kemal Atatürk Photo, Ankara, Turkey More Photos
Quote: The Ankara visit had to include paying our respects to Ataturk, founder of the Republic of Turkey. Not only was it a good feeling around the masoleum, it was magnificient, with the view, the design, and the grandness he highly deserved. The capital of Turkey, Ankara, was worthy of this trip.

Anitkabir/Mausoleum of Kemal Atatürk

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Attraction | "Visit the Site, Tour the Interiors and the Museum"

Anitkabir/Mausoleum of Kemal Atatürk Photo, Ankara, Turkey
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The cultural heritage of the Turkish extends far beyond the Republic of Turkey. Ataturk, as the founding father of modern Turkey, only led the way to independence of the Turks in the lands they had naturally inhabited for thousands of years. Having been a multicultural community, the experience of visiting the site brings forth the national pride in one, be it American, Australian, New Zealander, German, French, Japanese, Pakistani, Korean, or Russian. All share the same ideal, a true leader's vision, independence, freedom, liberty, and the power to be. An advocate of equal rights, a visionary of his days, he envisioned equal women to men. We already know to keep white and dark and far-eastern and bla...Read More

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Anitkabir/Mausoleum of Kemal Atatürk
Monumental Avenue
Ankara, Turkey