Bodrum is the legendary vacation spot of Turkey. Its white washed houses, castle, historical streets, energetic nightlife and beaches are so characteristic and soulful. Area is full of touristic facilites, hotels and bars but daily life of natives also quietly continues to flow in the backstreets. Bodrum and its surroundings has developed rapidly in recent years. Now the city has shopping malls and modern offices. Despite this development, untouched natural areas, pristine coves and some calm villages still exist in the peninsula and they're protected.
Bodrum castle and Underwater Archeology Museum should definitely be seen. You can also visit Zeki Müren Art Museum, Bitez Beach, Turgutreis, Gümüşlük, Torba, Yalıkavak, Göltürkbükü, Ortakent, Bitez. You can dive into nightlife in Barlar Sokağı (Street of Bars), rent a boat or attend to a boat tour to discover the coves and islands around, join culinary courses or scuba diving courses. Accommodation, entertainment and eating and drinking options suitable for every budget can be found in Bodrum.