Monday, 19 September 2011

Bursa Draft Town Text (dmb)

Bursa is a great Turkish City, that contains and grew from the Ottoman walled town of Osmangazi. Its mosques, minarets, covered markets and madras as are now complemented by a modem city of two and a half a million. It has long been famous for its silks. The city hosted the 19th Symposium of WTFC in 2009.

Town website is http://www.bursa.bel.tr/
Baedeker 1914 Konstantinopel und Klein Asien (G) (Brussa) p264/5
silk market
Osmangazi in Bursa

Photos dmb from 2009 visit