Category Archive: Turgutreis

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Video: Bodrum Town & Boat Trip + Turgutreis Market

8 minute video of Bodrum Town, Local Boat Trip, and visit to Turgutreis Market.

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History, hipness and high life in Bodrum

Not many holiday resorts can trace their history back to 1500 BC. Majorca’s Palma Nova, for example, dates all the way back to around 1965 AD. But in a previous life what we know today as the Turkish resort of Bodrum used to be Halicarnassus, the main port of the Kingdom of Caria.

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Admiral Turgut Reis and Sabanci Park, Turgutreis

A few km outside of Turgutreis town center is Sabanci Park. A waterfront memorial marking the place where Admiral Turgut Reis set sail from Turkey

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