Bodrum Peninsula Travel Guide on sale

Published on May 31st 2013, this is the very first extensive Travel Guide entirely focused on the Bodrum Peninsula. It covers all of the major towns and villages on the peninsula, and provides information about activities, local transport and insider tips.

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Emily Explores Ancient Bodrum in Spring

Guest Article from Emily and Rob who visited Bodrum in Spring and did a tour of some of Bodrum’s ancient sights, including the Amphitheatre, Mausoleum and Ottoman Shipyard. This article includes some gorgeous poppy photographs.

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Emily’s trip to Bodrum’s oldest Hamam: Bardakçı Turkish Bath

Emily and Rob visited Bodrum’s oldest Turkish Bath, the Bardakci Hamam. Read this guest post about their experience, and see photo’s of the Turkish Bath interior.

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Photo Gallery Glass Blower at the Beach

This photo gallery is of my encounter with an Istanbul glass blower who spends his summer in Yahsi at the beach. As we chatted, he made some blue glass tear bottles and served me tea and stories of his life.

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Emily & Rob Explore Kos, Greece

Emily & Rob took a ferry from Bodrum to Kos and spent few days touring this Greek Island, here’s some of Emily’s photos and links to the itinerary inspiration over on her Emily Style Blog.

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How to apply for an E-Visa for Turkey

Turkey now offers an on-line application process to receive an E-Visa for Turkey. This article has links to the official website, and well as Step by Step Screen Shots of the online application process. Find out how much a Visa Costs and how you apply.

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Direct Ferries Booking Agent

Direct Ferries is a Booking agent for Turkish Sealines, Anek Lines, Dodekanisos Seaways & Blue Star Ferries, which connect Bodrum and the Dodecanese Greek Islands. This page includes links to the timetables and latest pricing for any journeys operated by these four companies.

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Ashtanga Yoga Holiday Gümüşlük

The annual SYL Ashtanga Yoga Holiday returns again to Gümüşlük, with combines the ability to nurture a yoga practice with a relaxing holiday. Here’s the dates and pricing for both of their week-long retreats to the Hotel Gumusluk.

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A video glimpse at Gümüşlük’s past

These two Gümüşlük videos are by Algis Kemezys. In one he walks across the ancient sunken pathway leading to Rabbit Island, and in the other he wanders along the ancient walls and back roads to discover the ruins of the ancient hamam.

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Suntan Day Boat from Gümüşlük

Head to Gümüşlük Bay to catch the daily boat trip on the Suntan Boat that depart from the harbour jetty.

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Detailed Bodrum Peninsula Map

Over the past couple of years I’ve been adding locations to my Bodrum Peninsula maps, it’s a work in progress, but still has a large selection of shops, dolmus stations, and locations marked.

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Paradise Garden Apartment Gümüşlük Photo Gallery

Paradise Gardens Apartment is a 12 room family run hotel, down a dusty little side street off Gümüşlük beach. Here’s a collection of photos I took during one of my early morning meanderings around the village.

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2 short Gümüşlük Aerial Videos

These two short videos have an aerial birds-eye view coverage of Rabbit Island, the harbour jetty and the adjacent row of fish restaurants. If you haven’t seen Gümüşlük from the air before, these high-definition videos are well worth a watch.

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