Bodrum, TurkeyKnow this beautiful Turkish balneary, which holds the remains of one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World, the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus.
|Arriving at harbor of Bodrum|
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They’ve called the famous Mausoleum of Halicarnassus, one of the 7 Wonders of the Ancient World because of this. The monument was built by Artemisia as a tomb for her husband Mausolus, king at that age (335 bC). Unfortunately a series of earthquakes destroyed the monument around 1400 aC, leaving it in ruins.
|Ruins of the Mausoleum of Halicarnassus|
|Artistic reproduction of Mausoleum of Halicarnassus|
|Statues of Mausolus and his wife Artemisia|
If you want to know more about the city, access Bodrum or the city official site .
|Statue of Herodotus|
|Detail of seafront restaurants chandelier|
|Seafront very well cared and safe|
|Bodrum Castle, Turkey|
There are also ruins of a Roman amphitheatre, at the avenue that connects Bodrum-Turgutreis. From there you’ll have a beautiful view of the city and marina.
|Roman amphitheater and view of Bodrum|
|Hotel Centro Bodrum|
To know Bodrum, you will need 1 or 2 days, or more time IF you want to enjoy the beaches, the food, or the hospitality of the people. You can also take tours to Kos and Rhodes (Greece, making immigration), using the ferry boats that leave in the morning and return in the afternoon.
See you later! Görüşürüz!
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