THE BEST OF BURSA: HIGHLIGHTING THE BEST OF BURSA, TURKEY

      Bursa is a beautiful city in the winter, especially after a fresh snowfall. Here are a few pictures we’ve shot in downtown Bursa this winter.

      Bursa Turkey winter

      Tophane clock tower peeks through the trees above Pirinç Han

      Bursa Turkey winter

      A mountainside view of the Tophane/Hisar neighborhood

      Bursa Turkey winter

      People mill about on a cold, crisp evening near Ulu Cami’i

      Bursa turkey winter

      A view of the old city from Merinos

      Bursa Turkey bazaar

      A spice shop in the bazaar before snowfall

      Bursa Orhan Bey Mosque

      Detail at Orhan Bey Cami’i

      Bursa Turkey winter

      A fountain dome and mosque minaret, Şehreküstü

       

      Megan W. came through town this winter and took these snapshots before the snow started to fly. Thank you, Megan, for sending them to us.

      Bursa chestnuts

      Roasted chestnuts for sale

      Bursa Koza Han

      An interior corner of Koza Han

      Bursa pumpkins

      Pumpkin, a common sight in the winter bazaar

       

      And just for fun, here are a couple of our favorite snapshots from last winter.

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      Pineapples in the snow, downtown Bursa

      Bursa orhan gazi square Bursa, Turkey

      Bursa in wintertime

      Uludağ Kartal Yuvası Bursa, Turkey

      Warming up by the fire at Uludağ’s Kartal Yuvası (Eagle Nest).

       

      Bursa snow, Bursa Turkey

      Playing in the snow