Üç Şerefeli Cami
With its four strikingly different minarets, the Üç Şerefeli Cami dominates Hürriyet Meydanı (Freedom Sq). The name refers to the three...
Selimiye Foundation Museum
Southwest of the hamam stands the restored Macedonian Tower, part of the city fortifications dating back to Roman times. Around its...
An excellent basement venue for local and international rock, pop, folk music, glammed-up divas and tattoed lotharios.
Widely recommended by locals for its tasty meat dishes, attentive service and prime location at the top of the main drag, Osman is a...
Lonely Planet review
The Old Mosque (1403–14) exemplifies one of the two classic mosque styles used by the Ottomans in their earlier capital, Bursa. Like Bursa's Ulu Cami, the Eski Cami has rows of arches and pillars supporting a series of small domes. Inside, there are striking red, white and black geometric patterns on the domes, and a marvellous mimber; huge calligraphic inscriptions cover the walls.