THE BEST OF BURSA: HIGHLIGHTING THE BEST OF BURSA, TURKEY
      A Bursa Guest Post on Adventures in Ankara

      A Bursa Guest Post on Adventures in Ankara

      A little while ago, Terry at Adventures in Ankara graciously invited me to write a guest post on the merits of visiting Bursa. Earlier this week, Adventures in Ankara published this post and I’d like to share it with you here on The Best of Bursa. Bursa: The...
      Now Follow The Best of Bursa on Pinterest!

      Now Follow The Best of Bursa on Pinterest!

      Good news, fellow pinners!  You can now follow The Best of Bursa on Pinterest!  It’s our attempt to pin all things Bursa in one place—or at least it’s an attempt to pin many things Bursa in one place.  Please check out our boards, repin a couple of our pins, give us a...
      Bursa’s Marketplace Wisdom

      Bursa’s Marketplace Wisdom

      This shirt was hanging in a shop in Bursa’s downtown market and I couldn’t resist the snapshot.  I think its advice is right on.  As I begin this little blog project, the words “Be relax and stay cool” may be exactly what I need to hear.  It also reminds me to not get...
      Approved by Karagöz and Hacivat!?

      Approved by Karagöz and Hacivat!?

      Karagöz and Hacivat are famous Turkish shadow puppets and, as far as I can tell, the unofficial ambassadors of Bursa. Loved by all, these two entertaining characters are found everywhere in Bursa–in shops, on billboards, in books, on posters, even inlaid in tile...
      Introducing The Best of Bursa!

      Introducing The Best of Bursa!

      Hoş geldiniz!  Welcome to The Best of Bursa! What is The Best of Bursa? The Best of Bursa is a personal travel blog, a place to chronicle and share some of my experiences as an expat in Bursa. I’ve also included a little bit of destination information from my...