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  • local
  • While this dish is now served in restaurants all over Turkey, it originated in Bursa (Iskender is the name of the local chef who first created it) and this is where the best is found. (destination360.com)
  • Turkish
  • Bursa (Ottoman Turkish بورسا) was the first major and second overall capital of the Ottoman State between 1335 and 1363. (wikipedia.org)
  • The city was referred to as Hüdavendigar (Ottoman Turkish خداوندگار 'God's gift') during the Ottoman period, while a more recent nickname is Yeşil Bursa 'Green Bursa' in reference to the parks and gardens located across its urban fabric, as well as to the vast and richly varied forests of the surrounding region. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bursa is also home to some of the most famous Turkish dishes such as İskender kebap, specially candied marron glacés, peaches and Turkish Delight. (wikipedia.org)
  • About one-third of these 150,000 Bulgarian Turkish refugees eventually settled in Bursa. (wikipedia.org)
  • Bursa is the centre of the Turkish automotive industry. (wikipedia.org)
  • longer
  • While few people engage in Bursa travel for more than one overnight, there are plenty of things to do in Bursa that certainly justify a longer visit. (destination360.com)
  • deep
  • The SSB bursa is located deep to the deltoid muscle and the coracoacromial arch and extends laterally beyond the humeral attachment of the rotator cuff, anteriorly to overlie the intertubercular groove, medially to the acromioclavicular joint, and posteriorly over the rotator cuff. (wikipedia.org)
  • take
  • The minerals (primarily sulfur and iron) in the baths of Bursa are reputed to have health giving properties, and visitors have been coming here to "take the cure" for centuries. (destination360.com)
  • provide
  • The adaptive value of myxospermy is unknown, although the fact that mucilage becomes sticky when wet has led some to propose that C. bursa-pastoris traps insects which then provide nutrients to the seedling, which would make it protocarnivorous . (wikipedia.org)
  • historic
  • The shadow play characters Karagöz and Hacivat are based on historic personalities who lived and died in Bursa. (wikipedia.org)
  • The historic towns of İznik (Nicaea), Mudanya and Zeytinbağı are all situated in Bursa Province. (wikipedia.org)