Avenue leading to the Atatürk Mausoleum

Atatürk Mausoleum: Anıtkabir (with sarcophagus). The mausoleum was designed by Austrian architect Clemens Holzmeister.

Solemn procession towards Anıtkabir for wreath laying ceremony at the sarcophagus of Kemal Atatürk (below)

Gate to the Atatürk Mausoleum complex

Walls of the old fort on the hill overlooking Ankara

Gate to the old town on the hill overlooking modern Ankara

View of Ankara from the old fort

Typical town houses in the area of the old fort

Sculpture garden of the Anatolian Museum in Ankara

I visited Ankara in September 2013.