Tag Archive: Hamam

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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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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Hanedan Turkish Bath, Turgutreis

Located in central Turgutreis, the Hanedan Hamam is the only independant Hamam in town. They have tried to create the athmosphere of a traditional turkish bath with a modern look and quality.

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History of the Turkish Bath

No holiday to Turkey is complete without a visit to a local Hamam. This article provide some background with a brief history of the importance the Turkish Bath played in Ottoman culture, especially for women.

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Melinda’s Turkish Bath Experience at Bodrum Hamam

Guest Blogger Melinda gives us a tour of the Bodrum Hamam, and then talks us through the Turkish Bath process.

This article give you a great insight into what to expect when you visit this Hamam for your own Turkish Bath experience.

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Index Page: Turkish Bath Experience

A Turkish Bath is a traditional ritual in the Turkish culture, and no trip to Turkey is complete without at least one trip to the Hamam. It’s a great way to relax you after a long journey, and also prep your skin for a good base tan.

Read a collection of articles about what to expect during your Turkish Bath experience.

Before you go to your first Turkish Bath, familiarize yourself with the history of the Hamam and the process, to ensure you make the most of the experience.

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Video of Michael Palin at Turkish Baths in Istanbul

This Michael Palin Video of his trip to a Turkish Bath in Istanbul, will prepare you for your 1st trip to a Turkish Bath in Bodrum

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Bodrum’s Oldest Hamam: Bardakçı Turkish Bath

The Bardakçı Hamamı is the oldest Turkish Bath in Bodrum, and allows you to experience this traditional past time in authetic Turkish surroundings.

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

Want to know what to expect at the Bardakçı Turkish Bath in Bodrum? Sam’s recouts his experience of being scrubbed, rubbed and soaped to a level of cleanliness never before experienced. A memorable experience, not to be missed.

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Rashid’s Turkish Bath Complex Ortakent

This Turkish Bath is housed in a lovely domed building, nestled in a tranquil off-the-beaten-track location in Ortakent, between Yalikavak and Bodrum.

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