TRAVEL 19 February 2021 Abant and Gölcük became the center of attention during the semester break Posted By: administrator 0 Comment Gölcük and Abant natural parks of Bolu, famous for their natural beauties, have become favorite places of holidaymakers. Gölcük Nature Park, which is 13 kilometers away from Bolu city center and called the “heart of nature”, has become a popular destination for vacationers. Those who come for a daily holiday enjoy the view in Gölcük, where the snow thickness is 25 centimeters, taking pictures, playing snowballs, walking and skiing around the partially frozen lake. In Abant Nature Park, which has a distinct beauty with snowfall, visitors enjoy a half-year holiday by riding a horse and a phaeton, walking around the lake, taking pictures on the pier and picnicking in the designated areas. The hotels in Abant Nature Park serve with an occupancy rate of over 90 percent. Authorities warn vacationers to comply with mask, distance and hygiene rules within the scope of corona virus (Covid-19) measures. Namık Kemal Yıldız, a retired teacher who came to Abant from Tekirdağ with his wife for a holiday, stated that Bolu is a very beautiful natural place and that different beauty is experienced here every season.