Külliye means:Islamic Ottoman social komplex. ismail Bey Külliyesi includes:Cami(mosque), imaret, medrese(theological school), subyan mektebi(youngness school), türbe(tomb), han(hotel) and hamam(Turkish bath). This complex started to build at 1454.
It is possible to skiing at Ilgaz mountain. It is not very big ski place but it is nice to ski at that landscape. Every weekend just for 1 or 2 days you may to there from Ankara, there are many tours for it.
Kastamonu is a small and one of the fascinating cities of Turkey,located at the black sea region.It is quite far away from the main touristical cities of Turkey I would say.Every city of Turkey is really so famous about one of its biggest attitude. Kastamonu's main difference from other cities of Turkey is the traditional gentleman dancers so called '' KOCEK'' in Turkish. These guys are wearing cultural uniforms as it is shown in the picture and act in a most fantastic,traditional way during their dance together with their partners.'' KOCEKS'' are not so popular during the last years and dont dance during the whole year,they only dance during the special days and festivals in the small towns of Kastamonu.
This castle builded at Bizanthion period (12.cc) Later Candorogullari buildded again because of earthquake. There are 8 more castles at difefernt towns.
Nasrullah kadi builded this külliye at 1506
It is also includes Münire medresesi, you may buy some local things from there.
Seyh Saban-i veli is a kind of saint for a part of muslim population. Mosque builded at 1490 B.C
It is a mosque, museum, tomb complex.
You may see many things on this monument, especially women who is carrying something in the war. And you may read Atatürk's sentences about women.