Official Start of the Season 2014

Although Bodrum is promoted as a year-round destination. May 1st is the start of the 2014 season in the rest of the Bodrum Peninsula in Turkey.

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Spring in Bodrum

An excerpt of a Hürriyet Daily News Article “Spring in Bodrum” Back in the good old days, you used to be able to get very special, authentic sandals from a man named Ali Güven. Unfortunately, he is no longer with us, but the memory of his sandals live on in Bodrum

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Gümüşlük Harbour Fish Stall

There’s a small Fish Stall by Gümüşlük Harbour, where the fishermen auction of their catch of the day – it’s located right next door to the Mandarin Cafe. Read about the morning they caught a baby shark.

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Ina’s Top 5 Bodrum Spots to Visit

Guest Blogger Ina shares her Top 5 Bodrum picks with us. It includes a trip to a Turkish Bath, as well as a trip to a Castle, Island, Beach and Museum. This varied itinerary will provide you with a great introduction to the Turkish Culture.

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Emily Explores Ancient Bodrum in Spring

Guest Article from Emily and Rob who visited Bodrum in Spring and did a tour of some of Bodrum’s ancient sights, including the Amphitheatre, Mausoleum and Ottoman Shipyard. This article includes some gorgeous poppy photographs.

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Video

Bodrum Castle Amphora Video

This 2 minute Amphora video was shot at Bodrum Castle and includes a the Amphora exhibition at the beginning of the Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology Tour

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Emily’s trip to Bodrum’s oldest Hamam: Bardakçı Turkish Bath

Emily and Rob visited Bodrum’s oldest Turkish Bath, the Bardakci Hamam. Read this guest post about their experience, and see photo’s of the Turkish Bath interior.

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Photo Gallery Glass Blower at the Beach

This photo gallery is of my encounter with an Istanbul glass blower who spends his summer in Yahsi at the beach. As we chatted, he made some blue glass tear bottles and served me tea and stories of his life.

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Bodrum Peninsula Travel Guide Contents

Want to know what type of content is contained within my Bodrum Peninsula Travel Guide? Here’s a summary of the 4 different sections, and the topics they cover.

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Emily & Rob Explore Kos, Greece

Emily & Rob took a ferry from Bodrum to Kos and spent few days touring this Greek Island, here’s some of Emily’s photos and links to the itinerary inspiration over on her Emily Style Blog.

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Turkish Visitors Visa for UK Citizens

A 90-day visitors visa is issued to British Citizens on arrival at the port of entry. Cost: £10 (English notes only).

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How to apply for an E-Visa for Turkey

Turkey now offers an on-line application process to receive an E-Visa for Turkey. This article has links to the official website, and well as Step by Step Screen Shots of the online application process. Find out how much a Visa Costs and how you apply.

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