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Eskişehir (Old City) is a city in northwest Turkey.Eskişehir has a great number of university student population for an typical Anatolian city.Anadolu University and Osmangazi University is located in this city.
The city is located on the bank of Porsuk River, 792 m above sea level, where it overlooks the fertile Phrygian Valley. In the nearby hills one can find hot springs.
Indeed the city was founded by the Phrygians in about 1000 BC. Many Phrygian artifacts and sculptures can still be found in its Archeological Museum. There is also a museum of meerschaum stone, whose production remains still notable, used to make high quality meerschaum pipes.