Kervansaray Termal Hotel
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... he defeated the forces sent by the Allies. His military campaigns led to victory in the Turkish War of Independence. Atatürk then embarked upon a program of political, economic, and cultural reforms, seeking to transform the former ...
... Noticing the appearance of goose bumps on my skin due to the cool wind breeze, with the sun’s arrival, things were about to change I told myself with a cheerful grin.
After breakfast and since I had a good half an hour of leisure before departure time, I wandered around the hotel’s exterior grounds with Michel as my very own private ...
... and people would believe me. Annoying to be placed at the bottom of the climb, but whatever, just have to show them that I can do my job well.
Also, everyone here thinks I am German. Ha! Almost every time I go into a store, the person behind the counter tells me goodbye with "Auf wiedersehen!" I suppose I do look the part. I laugh, or try to come back with a broken "No, I'm American!" But they remain unconvinced. Time to get on that Turkish. ...
... Instead, he took us around the corner to see a
felting shop, where workers were creating large mats of felt, cutting
pieces and using them to create scarves, runners and hangings. It is
an old, traditional art form, from this area.
When Osman discovered we hadn't seen the Dirvishes because our hotel told
us we missed their Saturday performance, he took us to a friend's
travel agency, where we were able to purchase tickets for a ...
One of the "plans" in Istanbul was to attend a concert by Sezen Aksu, whom I feel comfortable in calling a diva of Turkish pop music. Somehow that plan failed to materialize.
Back here in Bursa, yesterday I saw a poster advertising her appearance here for last night. So I went straight to a ticket office and got a ticket. It wasn't cheap.
I had been first introduced to Sezen Aksu by way of a film, "Crossing the Bridge." The film (also CD), which I ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
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TravelPod Member ReviewsKervansaray Termal Hotel Bursa
A great hotel, with good facilities and a pleasant location. Unfortunately some of the historic areas were under construction so the grandeur of the hotel was on hold till this is finished.
The thermal pools are very nice with lush vegetation that surround the are add a relaxing feel to the pool.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.