Category Archive: Things to do

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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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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Bodrum Itinerary based on Jack Scott’s Bodrum Books

Bodrum Itinerary Inspiration: Eat, Drink & Explore your way around Bodrum with Jack Scott, Author of “Perking the Pansies: Jack and Liam move to Turkey” & “Turkey Street: Jack and Liam move to Bodrum”. This “Perking the Pansies and Turkey Street” tour, includes Bodrum Itinerary suggestions inspired by activities and favourite places mentioned on Jack’s blog or in his two books.

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Index Page: Bodrum Itinerary Ideas

This is the Home Page for the Bodrum Itinerary Inspirations pages. Whether you want delve into Bodrum’s History with a culture immersion itinerary; bury your head in a book or and relax by the water, or practice your haggling skills during a mammoth shopping expedition – Bodrum has it all on offer. It’s also an ideal location to use as a jumping-off point to explore the rest of the peninsula.

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Bodrum Water Taxi Services

Sometime it’s easier to take a water taxi, than take the road route. Also, some destinations can only be reached by water. This article capture the different water taxi routes on the Bodrum Peninsula.

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Looking for the Quiet Side of Kadikalesi Beach

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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Welcome to the Best of Torba Bay

If the Summer madness of Bodrum town centre is overwhelming, and you need a quick escape to a local beach, (but have a desire to avoid Gumbet at all costs), head for Torba. It’s close enough for a half-day jaunt, and will feed your adventurous spirit.

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Yalikavak Windmills & MMK Yeldeğirmeni Cafe

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 Maritime Museum Shell Exhibit Photo Gallery

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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