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about Bodrum , Bodrum is one of the antique cities of great known " Halicarnassus ".
Bodrum is one of the foremost holiday, yacth and entertainment centers of the world with its culturel, natural and historical places and its highly appealing bohemian way of life.

Bodrum is the South Aegean's most attractive resort. The sun shines differently here. As Turkey's leading seaside resort destination, Bodrum is packed with foreign visitors in summer. Nightlife in Bodrum is longer, the drinks more enjoyable

The heart of Bodrum beats loudest in the narrow streets around the bay where shops, restaurants, bars and discos. The most popular of the streets, especially Cumhuriyet Caddesi (Bars Street). While the nights in Bodrum town itself are very noisy, crowded and popular; intimate taverns and restaurants overlooking quiet bays and there is some of the greatest nightlife in Turkey, among these is " Halikarnas " one of the best outdoor discos in Europe

Also there are so many more tranquil bays, beaches and villages are available to enjoy on the Bodrum Peninsula. Here are several ways to explore the peninsula, the most enjoyable of which are to visit several of the ancient places, seaside villages and bays mentioned via one of the daily excursions and sightseeing tours, boat trips available from Bodrum harbor or from any of the local beaches or harbors.

No other area on the Turkish Aegean provides the visitor the opportunity to experience traditional Turkish life only a few minutes away from the hustle and bustle of a modern resort.

Most boutique and shop are open until midnight, perhaps the best time to shop as the cool of the evening is more comfortable, a few drinks makes everything look better and local shopkeepers just might be willing to offer that special bargain for one more sale before closing.

Heredotus, the famous historian and known as the father of history, was born in Halikarnassos. Bodrum a town whiche is a typical Aegean sea-side town with white-washed houses and narrow streets lined with cafes, bars, pubs and restaurants.

Bodrum Castle was built by the Knights of Rhodes in the 15th century honour of St.Peter. Under the narrow streets of Bodrum lies the history of Bodrum. A few monuments attest to this history: Bodrum Castle, Amphi Theatre, the Myndus Gate, the Roman theatre and the Mausoleum.

places worth seeing, There are many picturesque beautiful villages and sandy beaches, Gumbet, Bitez, Ortakent, Turgutreis, Kadikalesi,Yalikavak, Golkoy and Turkbuku, Torba.

Gumbet has a brillant sand and beach which curves around the bay, and with its gentle breeze is ideal for windsurfing, also one of the most popular water sports centers. Nearest beach to Bodrum and just 3 km. away. Gumbet is a lively resort with a good selection of restaurants, bars and clubs and everything the tourist needs for 24 hours of non stop fun.

Bitez is still a quaint traditional style Turkish village and the beach is sandy here. The winds are favorable for windsurfing. Just 7 km. west of Bodrum

"Blue Cruise"
Bodrum is the one of the starting points for an unforgettable along the turquoise coast of the Gkova Gulf or down to Marmaris.

how to get Bodrum , A different view in Bodrum is its marina, which is a busy place hosting elegant yachts that come from all parts of the world. The reputation of Bodrum's boatyards dates back to ancient times, and today, craftsmen still build the traditional yachts: the well known Bodrum Gulet. There are 3 marinas and ports around Bodrum.

There are many reasons for prefer to spend a holiday afloat. The special combination of wave and wind and the sail, the sense of privacy and self sufficiency, the cozy communication with nature...

There is an international airport 35 km away from Bodrum and many flight companies operate to Bodrum in summer season

There are also Dalaman and Izmir Airport

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