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 Welcome to Bodrum

  Monday, July 25, 2016

Welcome to Bodrum - The Pearl of the Aegean

Bodrum formerly Halicarnassus, was one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world and is today one of the most popular seasides towns of Mediterranean Sea. Located in the place where the Mediterranean Sea meets the Aegean one, the island possesses  various landscapes and you will fully enjoy them. Today, it's one of the most popular holiday destinations. It one the title of “Saint Tropez of Turkey” by NYTimes. Besides history you can find the best things in Bodrum: Sea, Sun, Beach and an amazing history.

 

Sightseeing

The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, which is one of the 7 wonders of the ancient world. The Castle of St. Peter is in the centre of the city. It's a fascinating castle in the centre of the city.There are many archaeological side in the city like: the Amphitheater, Mausoleum of Halicarnassus. Bodrum has a underwater archaeology museum of old ship wrecks, which you can find it in the castle. There are also many lovely beaches to visit and get a wonderful tan before you go back to your home.

The Myndos gate vestige of Turkish and Greek history.
Château Saint Peter which now houses the museum of underwater archeology
Pammukale which literally means "Cotton Castle" is a site of bleached limestone water over a mountain or you can bathe in natural basin of hot water.
Theater bodrum Hellenistic original and restored Roman times.

Night-life

Bodrum A true life begins at sunset and revelers will that `s spoiled for choice. Tentance restaurants, casino Bordum for hardcore gaming, the very clubs connect downtown resonates or the latest hits of the moment or the two most legendary night club in Turkey, the Halicarnas night club and catamaran club more flotante great disco in the world who capaciter `s host 2000 people where you can dance till the early morning and watch the sunrise. The night life of Bodrum is the second best place of Turkey. It has the most bars per area than the other places in Turkey. Most of the bars have a magical view of the illuminated castle. The Bar street runs parallel with the seaside for one mile long. Having a drink with a view of the sea will give you the holiday feelings. You can choose whenever you want to sea the night side of Turkey.

Shopping

Borum is the place of predilection for the shopping enthusiast. You will find many local craft shop `s, leather, bags, exotic sandals, slippers, carpets and Turkish typyque trinkets. Also culinary specialiter like Turkish delight (Loukoums), spices, and apple tea ...Near the marina is the luxury and boutique jewelery that will make you happy. And finally you can also go antiquing in the many weekly walk of the city. One rule everything is negotiable. Bodrum has traditional shops which are in small streets around the castle. You can find little shops for tourists for your souvenirs, carpets, objects for your home and local sandals for every age. Those sandals are hand made in Bodrum and are traditional. If you go to the harbour of Bodrum,you will find more the western part of the city with clothing shops.

Time

Standard time zone: UTC/GMT +1 hour

Climate

Bodrum has very warm summers, with an average temperature of 34°C. The city has a mild,humid winter with an average temperature of 15°C. With a Mediterranean climate Bodrum is the best place to spend your holiday at the beach.

Public transportation

The Dolmus (minibus) : Is the best and cheapest means of transport for short trip.
Bus : For the longer path outside the city.
Taxi : Rates are calculated on the number of kilometers and are double from midnight.


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