Category Archive: Things to do

Camel Wrestling in Bodrum

If you’re willing to brave the Bodrum winter, you’ll have the opportunity of going to Bodrum Camel Wrestling Event. Here’s a Video and Article about the 2017 event from Roving Reporter Peter.

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Top 10 Bodrum’s Ottoman Shipyard & Cemetery Photo Gallery

This month’s theme is “Bodrum’s Ottoman Shipyard and Cemetery” for our Top 10 Photos from Annie at Bodrum and Beyond Photography.

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Torba Coastline Walk Photo Gallery

Each week the H3A group organises a hike around the Bodrum Peninsula. This week our group went on a Torba Coastline Walk where I was memorised by the clear aqua water lapping the shore.

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Roundup of Water Sports in Gümüşlük

Articles and Photo Gallery of Water Sports in Gümüşlük. Kayak the bay, learn to windsurf or take a seat for a leisurely fish. There’s lots of Bodrum beach activities to keep you entertained and busy in Gümüşlük.

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First Impressions & Lasting Memories of Yalikavak & Bodrum

Read Karen’s First Impressions and Lasting Memories of Yalikavak & Bodrum, excerpts of which will be featured in the updated edition of my “Bodrum Peninsula Travel Guide” ebook available on Amazon.

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Myndos Gate Bodrum

Myndos Gate was located on the western side of the city wall that protected the ancient city of Bodrum. The towers and walls are being renovated, and this is the location of a bloody battle when Alexander the Great stormed the city.

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Gümüşlük Travel Guide Contents

Here’s a summary of the chapters and content in my Gümüşlük Travel Guide ebook Content. If you’re visiting the Bodrum Peninsula in Turkey, make sure to visit Gümüşlük, even if it’s only for a day.

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2015 Turgutreis Classical Music Festival held at the D-Marin Marina

The Turgutreis Classical Music Festival is the only International music event to be held in a Turkish Marina. This annual event attracts global music lovers. Watch an introductory video and learn about the 2015 concert series.

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Welcome to the Best of Turgutreis

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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Back Street Stroll to Bodrum’s Mausoleum

The restaurants and bars that line the harbour along Neyzen Tevfik add a touch of modern day glitz and glamour to Bodrum. But you only have to step off the main drag to be transported back in time, as you follow the tranquil back streets of Bodrum that lead to the entrance of the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus.

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Index Page: Bodrum Peninsula Farmers Markets

Collection of all articles and pages which feature or mention the local markets of the Bodrum Peninsula. These local markets vary by location. They all offer a wide selection of fresh produce, but the bigger markets also have clothes, textiles and housewares. Use this reference page to find out more about the local markets.

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Bodrum Itinerary Inspiration: Into the Past

No matter how much time you have to devote, there’s a variety of options to build your ideal Bodrum Itinerary. Do you want to fill an hour, or devote a whole day to delving into Bodrum past?

Whether you want buildings or ships; renovated architecture or ancient wonder ruins; or a good old nose around the former residence of Turkey’s equivalent to Liberace, all are accessible and within easy walking distance of Bodrum town centre, or a short dolmus ride away.

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