Category Archive: From the Press

How did the locals vote this weekend? Yes or No?

This is a holiday destination site not a political soapbox, but thought it would be interesting to share how the people of the Mugla province (and Bodrum) voted last weekend. Turkey is a big country, and there’s more than one voice to be heard.

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Girl’s Guide to Bodrum

The Girl’s Guide to Bodrum featured in the Telegraph Travel Section, and these highlights are excerpted from Anna’s article about a trip to Turkey. Tips for Restaurants, Bars and Things to do.

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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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Expanding Turkey’s Menu: Excerpt of an Express Article about Yalikavak

Read an excerpt of an Express article, as the author shops for bargains at Yalikavak market, and then discovers the tranquility and charm of Turkbuku, and the rest of the peninsula.

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Catch the sailing bug in beautiful Bodrum

“I must have pulled on the tiller instead of pushed, whereupon the boom whacked me on the head, the sail flapped in the breeze and the next thing I knew I was in the Aegean.
But, even though Ahmet, the lifeguard, was there in a flash in his speedy inflatable, I managed to stand on the daggerboard and right the boat.”

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Restoration plans for 1,800 year old Greek Church in Bitez

The Gara Church is from Greek times, and dates back nearly two thousand years. Research has been conducted to identify the level of effort and money required to turn this into a tourist attraction for Bitez.

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The Daily Mail’s Bodrum Hot Ticket

Daily Mail Article about why Bodrum is a premium destination and the Hottest Ticket in Town.

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Ada Ev – Ortakent’s one-room hotel

The only one-room hotel in Turkey, Ada Ev is a renovated Tower House from ancient times, and the oldest building on the Bodrum Peninsula, after the Bodrum Castle. It’s located in Ortakent, which is the cross-roads location of Bodrum, Turgutreis and Yalkiavak

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Bodrum Windmills to host tourists

Renovation project is being planned for the 8 windmills on the hill between Bodrum and Gumbet. From this vantage point, you get a great view of both bays and Bodrum Castle and town.

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World Archaeology Magazine focus on Ephesus

The World Archaeology Magazine has featured Ephesus on numerous occasions, and here’s a link to all of their articles about Ephesus on their website, as well as my summarized articles.

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Terrace Houses of Ephesus by World Archaeology

This is a quick reference, bullet point summary of an excerpted article from the World Archaeology Magazine about Ephesus.

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Daily Mail: 6 things you must do in Bodrum

Bodrum, on the balmy south-west coast of Turkey, is one of the country’s most popular resorts. It lures a fashionable set – including Cristiano Ronaldo and Catherine Zeta-Jones – who have helped it develop a reputation for sun and celebrity that rivals Marbella and St Tropez.

But you don’t have to be part of the jet-set to enjoy its attractions, as Gareth Huw Davies discovered.

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