Category Archive: Turgutreis

Handmade Soap & Towels from Sabuncakiz Hamam Turgutreis

Duygu Akiz is the owner and artistic director of Sabuncakiz Hamam a local artisan company based in Turgutries that makes and sells their own handmade soap. They also sell Turkish towels, bath accessories, and an array of other authentic hammam gifts. I was lucky enough to meet Duygu (Sparky to her English speaking friends who can’t pronounce …

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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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Turgutreis Itinerary: Shop ’til you Drop

Whether it’s shopping for essentials at one of the local supermarkets or hardware stores; browsing for gifts in the labyrinth of tourist shops behind the Mosque, or walking through the gauntlet of hawkers at the Saturday Street Market in search of fresh produce, clothes, sourvenirs or housewares – there’s plenty to spend your money on. And that’s before we even explore all of the shopping options around the Marina.

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Turgutreis Art Street Photo Gallery

At the Turgutreis Marina (D-Marin) you can wander along the pedestrian street in the corner of the Marina to view the Marina Handicraft Corner, and between the Marina and the town, you can wander along Art Street.

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Video

Video of a narrated walk around Turgutreis Market

© Duane Busick/knoeful 

Walk with videographer Duane Busick, as he goes around the food and textile section of Turgutreis market, accompanied by tour guide providing narrative

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Turgutreis Weekly Market/Pazaar

Video footage of a walk around Turgutreis Saturday Market in Turkey; fresh produce mixed with the shouts of locals selling their wares.

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All Weekly Markets on the Bodrum Peninsula

Summary of the locations and days for the weekly markets held on the Bodrum Peninsula, ranging from Fruit and Vegetables to Fabrics and Souvenirs

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