Best Beach Destination in Bodrum, Bodrum Beaches, Bodrum Best Hotels

July 28, 2009 by  
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Orientating Turkey with its eye-brightening beaches, clear waters, natural life and varied marine life, Bodrum is deeply cherished by native and foreign tourists. The reason why Bodrum is the mostly preferred destination is behind the doors of joyful vacation in Bodrum. It is located in the southwest corner of the Aegean region of Turkey, and it is the county of Mugla.

Bodrum always conjures up images of golden beaches, deep vast sea and a shining sun. Gumbet grabs many headlines in magazines due to being the best beach destination in Bodrum. Bardakci and Ortakent beaches are like the mirage of heaven by entertaining its visitors every year. Yalikavak, Gumusluk, and Bagla are other destinations of Bodrum beaches.

Bodrum Best DestinationsMostly travelled counties are Gumbet ,Bitez, Ortakent, Yalikavak, Torba, Mumcular, Konacik, Golturkbuku, Gundogan, Turgutreis, Yaliciftlik, Gumusluk, Guvercinlik and Mazi.

Bodrum gives what the visitors are looking for in terms of historical places. The Mausoleum of Halicarnassus (ancient city of Halicarnassus), one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World is the most famous open-air museum of Bodrum.

Secondly, in The Bodrum Museum of Underwater Archaeology, you can see monuments, jewellery and seals from the Old Bronze Age, Archaic, Classic, and Hellenistic Periods. Amphi Theatre, situated in the hillside over looking Bodrum, has the capacity 13.000 built in Hellenistic ages. Myndos Gate, one of the two entrances of ancient Halicarnassus, is known as the only surviving gate of the ancient town wall. Finally, Bodrum Castle built by the Knights of Rhodes is the beacon of Bodrum.

Bodrum Best BeachesAfter you decide to take a vacation to Bodrum, it is time for determining a destination for accommodation. If you prefer five stars in your vacation, Karia Princess Hotel is the best with its rooms and suites which are elegantly furnished with both excellent comfort and style. Diamond Hotel unites the unique of Bodrum castle and Aegean blue with Bodrum’s vibrant and colourful looking. Bodrum Princess Deluxe Resort hotel is on of the best 5 star hotel in the Turkbuku region with its best service.

All in all, it is an unmistakable fact that Bodrum steals the hearts with its deep blue and vast beaches. Now that it is summer time, then good riddance to works and welcome to Bodrum vacation.

Antalya Best Destinations, Best Beaches of Turkey

July 26, 2009 by  
Filed under Antalya Vacations, Turkey Vacations

Turkey opens its de luxe doors for the primrose path of precious visitors by indicating the grandiose travel city, Antalya. Deciding to take a rest in a beach city, you should consider Antalya once again as it really deserves all the affirmative comments. What makes it a magnificent city is hidden in its shining beaches, luxurious hotels entailing what you may desire, and historical places covering your expectations about sightseeing.

Antalya is located on a cliff in the southern part of Anatolia peninsula, and it commits its name to the memories as the shining star of Mediterranean Sea. It is the home of counties which are famous for their vacation facilities. Mostly travelled counties are Kaş, Alanya, Manavgat and Kemer.

Antalya has a reputation for its golden beaches. Cleopatra and Incekum beaches are in the west of Antalya and they are 2 km. Cleopatra beach is well-known with a myth that Cleopatra goes this seaside to take a shower. Lara and Konyaalti are slices of paradise with translucent turquoise waters, crowded beach bars and clubs. The other beaches are Kale (Demre), Patara, Adrasan, Finike, Tekirova, Phaselis and Ulas beaches.

Alanya BeachesHistorical places are another source for attracting many tourists every year. Olympus, between Adrasan and Kemer, is a place with ruins that are fragmentary and it is found on 2nd century BC. The ancient city of Aspendos became famous with its theatre. Termessos, necropolis in the Mediterranean, has remnants of an agora, theatre and an odion. The other historical places that must be visited are Kaleiçi, Hadrianus, Perge, Sillyon, Phaselis, Limyra, Arycanda, Demre (Myra), the church St. Nicholas, Simena, Kekova, Patara, and Xanthos.

After showing off the historical excellence of Antalya, it is time to talk about its natural beauties. Manavgat Waterfall is a beauty for the lovers of the nature and has a quite high flow rate. Karain Cave is in the 31 km. north-west of Antalya. Sarapsa Inn, Kursunlu Waterfalls, Duden Waterfalls, Chimaera, Koprulu Kanyon, Beldibi Cave, Saklikent, Kirkgoz Inn, Alara Inn & Citadel, and Evdir Inn are the most precious sightseeing areas in Antalya.

Antalya Historical PlacesIn terms of accommodation, Antalya has many alternatives with its luxurious hotels. Madran Palace, with its five stars, offers suites, restaurants and facilities which can just be dreamed. Dedeman Hotel having hotels in many cities has the reputation of best in Antalya. With its fabulous beachfront pools and great waterslides Delphin Palace Hotel is among the bests in Antalya. In luxurious and comfortable hotel Kervansaray Kundu Hotel, you can enjoy Turkish bath.

In conclusion, if you have only one reason to take a vacation to Antalya, we present you much more reasons to get the pleasure of Antalya. The advantage of Antalya with so many beauties and attractions must not be missed.