BURSA GUIDE

TIPS REGARDING LIFE IN BURSA

Here we would like to post all kinds of tips and worth-to-be-shared-experiences FROM BIWA MEMBERS regarding life in Bursa:

  • Where to get what and where to go? shopping, restaurants (with kids), places to see…
  • English speaking doctors
  • recommendations for schools, working and many other topics

We are still working on the page and are always thankful and happy for advices:)

 

BURSA QUESTIONNAIRE:

ACTIVITIES
– sport places: gymnastics/ swimming/ soccer/ basketball etc.?
– (indoor-)play places to visit with kids?

ADAPTING TO BURSA / TURKEY :
– what helped you most in the first time (weeks/months) after moving to Bursa?

ANIMALS
– veterinarians that speak English?

BEAUTY
– best beauty salons?

BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS – indoor locations (for kids) / outdoor locations (for kids)

BURSA
– your personal favorite/must-see places of Bursa?
– your personal Bursa tour when you have visitors?

CAFE
– favorite café?

CAR
– auto mechanics and where to change tires?

CLEANING LADY – where and how to find one?

CULTURE
– Bursa museums?

DOCTORS
– English speaking doctors?

EDUCATION
– Kindergarten / schools recommendations?

HOME
– best places for furniture? home decor, indoor/outdoor plants?
– where to buy or have curtains made or furniture repolstered?

LANGUAGE
– your personal advise to learn the Turkish language?

NIGHT LIFE/BARS
– places for live music?

OFFICIAL STUFF
– tips for dealing with governmental issues?

RESTAURANTS
– kids-friendly restaurants?
– favorite Italian, Pizza, Chinese, ethnic restaurant?
– favorite Turkish restaurant?
– favorite fish restaurant?

SHOPPING
– best bakeries, butchers, cheese/dairy store, fresh fish?
– where to buy international items?
– water delivery services?
– bazaars?

TRAVELLING
– ferries to Istanbul?

WORK
– your advices for finding and enrolling to work?