Buy your own copy of the only 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.
Today we welcome Guest Blogger, David Showell, who’s a frequent visitor to the Bodrum area, and writes about the lure of Bodrum boat trips. Taking to the Waves with a Bodrum Boat Trip There are so many good reasons to travel to the Bodrum area, from the stunning climate and the iconic architecture to the …View full post
Visit one of Ortakent’s famous 17th century “Tower Houses” (Kule Ev), which are unique to the area. These houses, similar to small castles, were built as watch towers for defensive purposes to protect the locals against unfriendly off-shore visitors. One of the oldest Tower houses has been converted to Turkey’s only one room hotel.View full post
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The beach in Kadikalesi, on the northern coastline of the Bodrum Peninsula, is an erratic mix of resorts with wooden jetties and food and beverages services. But squeezed between the Kadikale Resort and Turgutreis, are laid-back areas of beach where you can chill-out.
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Yalikavak Windmills & MMK Yeldeğirmeni Cafe are nestled in the hills above Yalikavak. There’s a trio of windmills, one of which has been fully renovated and taking advantage of the view is a restaurant/cafe that is open all day and serves a Turkish breakfast.
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Bodrum FM is a local radio station playing an eclectic mix of modern Turkish music. Great to listen to if you’re traveling around the Bodrum in a hire car. Or if you’re missing Turkey when you get back home, you can stream it on your computer or mobile device.
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Bodrum Maritime Museum has an extensive shell collection as well as the history of local sponge fishing & memorabilia from the Fisherman of Halicarnassus. This article features photos from the shell collection at the museum.
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From most of the towns and villages on the peninsula, you can get to Turgutreis easily and with convenient frequency. Situated 20 km from Bodrum, Turgutreis is the second largest town on the peninsula. It’s the main commercial center in the western part of the peninsula, and is perhaps best known for two features – it’s stunning Sunsets and the copious shopping opportunities.
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