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Turkey / Bursa Gay Forum & Guide

Bursa is the fourth largest city of Turkey of Turkey in terms of population. The city does not have a very obvious gay scene. Some hammams and parks listed below are where gay or bisexual men can be found.

Gay Bursa, hotel, bar, club, sauna, hamam, blue movie, cruising areas, parks, gay and lesbian friendly hotels

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Bursa Gay Forum

The aim of this website is to give our visitors the opportunity to share information, rather than providing the information itself. Visitors who have a Facebook account can use below comment section to share their experiences about gay life in Bursa, make corrections and/or contact other gay men who know the city well. Please only write messages and comments about the subject of this page.

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Yahoo Group for Turkish Gays

 

GAY & LESBIAN FRIENDLY HOTELS IN BURSA

 

Gay Friendly Bursa Hotels

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GAY TOURS & TRAVEL IN BURSA

 

There is no trip to Turkey which is complete without visiting Bursa. As the final stop on the Silk Road, and the first major capital of the Ottoman Empire, Bursa has an extremely rich cultural heritage. Known as ‘Green Bursa’ because of its parks and gardens, this full – day trip explores the verdant city nestled at the foot of Uludag (ancient Mt. Olympus), near by villages and natural wonders.
 

GAY GROUPS & ORGANIZATIONS


Gay & lesbian Internet Sources for Bursa:
Here is a list of internet sources which may help you communicate with other gay / lesbian people form Bursa and other cities of Turkey:


Pink Turkey Facebook Group
Facebook Community Page Combining Turkish Gays. You can join the group by hitting the "like button". You can leave messages to contact other gay men.

Yahoo Group for Turkish Gays
A Yahoo Group to meet Turkish gay men from all over Turkey. You can leave a message to meet Turkish gays and gay tourists living in or visiting Bursa in this group

Pride Travel's Facebook Page
If you are visiting Istanbul for holiday join this group whether you use their service or not. You can share travel related information and interact with other gay men.


Yahoo Group For Turkish Lesbians
A Yahoo Group to meet Turkish Lesbians from all over Turkey. You can leave a message to meet Turkish lesbians and lesbian tourists living in or visiting Bursa in this group. 


Bursa & Turkey Gay Chat
Gay chat channel, with necessary instructions regarding how to us the chat channel and communicate with Turkish gay men from Bursa and all around the country.


 

BURSA GAY GUIDE

 

Turkey Gay Travel Guide of Major Cities - Gay bars, clubs, restaurants, cafe shops, hamam, sauna and bath houses, gay beaches, gay friendly hotels, tours, cruises in major cities of Turkey - Click here for Bursa Gay Guide

 

BURSA INFO


BURSA, TURKEY

Known as "Green Bursa", this province stands on the lower slopes of Uludag (Mount Olympos of Asia, 2543 m). Because of its being the first Ottoman capital, Bursa is very rich in religious monuments, mosques, and tombs (turbes), baths. One of the places to be seen in Bursa is the Yesil Mosque (Green Mosque), with its carved marble doorway which is one of the best in Anatolia. It is an elaborate and significant building in the new Turkish style. Just opposite, is the Yesil Tomb "Green Tomb", set in a green garden with an enchanting exterior decorated with turquoise tiles. Near the tomb, the Medrese complements the others and makes this the "green" trio, now it houses the Ethnographical Museum which certainly deserves visiting. The Yildirim Beyazit Mosque is important as it is the first one built in the new Ottoman style and is accompanied by the Emir Sultan Mosque which lies in a peaceful setting. The province is decorated with these monuments-each of which is a masterpiece. Here are the Ulu Mosque built in the Seljuk style, with impressive calligraphic wall decorations; the Orhan Gazi Mosque; the "Hisar" an attractive part of the province, and in the park the Mausoleums of Osman, the founder of the Ottoman Empire, and his son Orhan Gazi. The Muradiye Complex has a delightful view with its mosque and tombs of important characters from the Ottoman era and their tiles and charming decorations appeal to the sightseers. The Ottoman Museum offers a lively exhibit of the traditional life style of Ottomans.

Something you will enjoy in Bursa are the warm, mineral-rich springs; indeed most of the hotels in this province have thermal bath facilities. The Turkish baths "hammam" are great places which should be visited in Bursa. The Eski Kaplica (Old Spring) is the oldest in the province. The Kara Mustafa Pasha Baths are famous, and boast the best hot, mineral waters.

As for souvenirs, you should visit the Covered Bazaar, "Bedesten", or the Koza Han-an attractive building and also a center of silk trade. It is certain that Bursa will take some of time for you to see and add some more delightful experiences to your memories.

Environment:

Uludag is the largest and most celebrated winter-sports center in Turkey. It is 36 kms from Bursa and easily accessible by car or cable-car (teleferik). The area is also a national park and is worth a visit at any time of the year. The accommodation is high quality offering the opportunity to enjoy, with a variety of entertainment and sports activities.

Mudanya is a seaside resort town from fine fish restaurants and night-clubs there so you can have a pleasant

Zeytinbagi (Trilye) is a town of typical Turkish architecture and lay out. There are sea bus and ferry connections with Istanbul.

Gemlik (27 km north), is another seaside resort with a wide, sandy beach.

Iznik (Nicaea) lies 85 kms northeast of Bursa, at the eastern tip of Lake knik. The town has witnessed many civilizations which have left their marks all over the land. This town is famous for its unique tiles and has been the center of tile production in the 16th century. Iznik tiles were the basic decorative element of Seljuk and Ottoman architecture. The turquoise-tiled Yesil Mosque and Nilufer Hatun imareti are among the Islamic works in the town
 

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