Bursa is a city in northwestern Turkey, which has a population of 2,981,0002 (2007), making it the fourth largest city in Turkey, as well as one of the most industrialised and important cities in the country.
The city is often referred to as 'Yeşil Bursa' ('Green Bursa'), in reference to the parks and gardens scattered throughout the city, as well as the forests that stretch across the region. Close to the city is the Uludağ Mountain, which has a ski resort that is popular with locals. The city is considered the capital of the automotive industry in Turkey, although the textile and food industries are also important.
IATA: YEI, ICAO: LTBR
Time zone: CET+1
Distance from city centre: 48,8Km (Bursa)