Bodrum Living

Sports in Bodrum: keeping up with your favorite routine

Whether staying fit or seeking adventure, there are all sorts of sports in Bodrum. From swimming, running, or hiking to water sports and equestrianism, the peninsula is a place of action. Swimming Swimming is a no-brainer in Bodrum. On a peninsula surrounded by crystal blue waters you can easily find…

Food hunting: best weekly markets in Bodrum

A highly recommended and favorite pastime of many visitors to Bodrum, and indeed anywhere in Turkey, is going to local, weekly markets where locals, visitors, bargain hunters, and the curious mingle amid the bustle and shouts of the stall-workers. The Bodrum market The Bodrum market is held two days a…

Bookshop: Eating between the lines

It’s name is Bookshop, but this stationery-store-turned-cafe located opposite Marmara Koleji in Bitez embodies both of these roles, and more. The cheerful spot is not only a tip-top bakery and busy local hangout, it also displays and sells a variety of works by Bodrum designers and craftsmen. After leaving Istanbul…

Getting around Bodrum

Traveling is fun, but when it comes to transport, things get challenging. In Bodrum though, getting around the city can’t be easier with these various kinds of transportation: Uber Good news for those who consider getting around the peninsula a challenge – the ever-popular driver service Uber starts operation in…