Bodrum Sights: Sue’s Top 5 List

Sue writes a blog over at suemtravels and is a fabulous collection of narratives and photos about her trip to the Bodrum Peninsula. This round-up article include the Top 5 guest posts from Sue.

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3 Short videos capturing the beguiling Gümüşlük

3 short videos capturing the beguiling charm of ancient Myndos, modern day Gumusluk. Algis captures Gumusluk perfectly, and even though I’ve been here many time, these three videos allow me to view it with fresh eyes.

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Turgutreis hilltop sign, Bodrum TurkeyFor the adventurous, there’s a picturesque hiking trail leading from Akyarlar all the way to Turgutreis. These paths skirt the crest of the hillside, where a group of small islands off the coastline create an eye-catching distraction.

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Torba Dolmuş Service

The Bodrum to Torba dolums is frequent and cheap. It only takes about 15 minutes to travel between these two destinations, and this photo gallery includes photos of the local yellow and white dolmus.

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Video of Ancient Myndos Ruins in Gümüşlük

Many of the antiquities are now meters under the ground but wandering this area is still very much a fun thing to do because it is so beautiful here in this region. Video by Algis Kemezys.

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Rent a Bike in Torba

If you’re in Torba and fancy a bike ride, you’re in luck. At the beginning of Ataturk Cad. near the beach entrance to the Voyage Hotel you’ll stumble across this 4-wheel beach cruiser.

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Video of the Magical Arch of Myndos, Gümüşlük

While hiking around the mountains just north of Gumusluk making balanced stone cairns, Algis stumbled upon this natural stone arch near Karakya.

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Gümüşlük Ancient Hamam Photo Gallery

Gümüşlük Ancient Hamam is being excavated as part of the archaeological activity in ancient Myndos. Photos of the local area and route to reach it from the harbour and from the main road.

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Ortakent-Yahşi Belediye Cafe

Mid way between the Ortakent and Yahsi beaches is the Marina, water inlet and craft stalls. Adjacent to here is the local Belediye Cafe where you can enjoy the view and inexpensive food and drink. Here’s a couple of photo’s of the cafe along with a snapshot of the menu and pricing.

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Photo Gallery of Tony Traipsing Around Türkbükü

Photo Gallery of Tony’s walk around Turkbuku bay, from the harbour in the south, to the glitzy hotels on the northern coastline, and the beach in between.

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Sue’s visit to the Bodrum Windmills

Sue’s Guest Post: Bodrum’s windmills line up along the side of a steep hill near Bardakçı, separating Bodrum and Gumbet Bays. From a vantage point at the top, panoramic views of the Aegean Sea and the Greek Island of Kos are spectacular!

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Video of Close Shave at Iassos Harbour

This barber gave a very comfortable shave. His shop is located in the harbour of Kiyikislacik, a small village on the ruins of ancient city of Iassos. After you go sightseeing how about lunch at the harbour and a close shave?

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