Celebrities in Bodrum

Ahmet Ertegun and the Times of The Halikarnas Disco


The Halikarnas Disco whirl began in 1979. Ertegun entertained house guests Princess Margaret, Bette Midler and Dustin Hoffman and Mick Jagger in the open air VIP area over looking the port. Sting, Michael Caine, Yves Saint Laurent, Valentino and Claudia Schiffer would follow in years to come.

Articles from Bodrum

The Wonder of Halikarnassus


'One of the Seven Wonders..' is a phrase bandied around, but in Ancient times -just as now- people wanted to know what the 'must-sees' of their times were. Writers and the learned obliged by coming up with the list of The Seven Wonders of the World- which we redefine now as 'the Ancient World'

Places to See Around Bodrum

Milas - the ancient Mylasos/Mylasa

Milas - the ancient Mylasos/Mylasa

Milas is a geographical area in the province of Mugla with great natural beauty and boasts 30 ancient cities and settlements throughout the county.
Labranda (Labraunda)

Labranda (Labraunda)

Labranda, is a holy area of Zeus Labraundos, is in ancient Karia (South-western Anatolia), 14 km to the north-east of Mylasa city to which it is affiliated.