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

      Uluabat Lake

      On a warm, sunny April afternoon, we stood at the top of the lookout tower in the little lakeside village of Eskikaraağaç, gazing out over the beautiful Uluabat Lake. The lake stretched across the olive tree-blanketed plains under a clear blue sky and against a...
      Gölyazı’s Net Maker

      Gölyazı’s Net Maker

      This woman sits along the shore of Uluabat Lake in Gölyazı, happily making nets for the village’s fishermen.  When I asked if I could snap her picture, she warmly agreed.  “Lots of people like to take my picture,” she said.  “I walked into a place one day in Bursa and...