ABOUT BODRUM According to HEREDOT, known as kurul the Father of History ì, it was founded by the Doris. Later, Caria and Leleges settled in this region, and in 1.250 BC, the Megeral came to expand the city and changed their name to Halicarnassus. Bodrum In 386, he was dominated by the Persians. The most brilliant period of Halicarnassus BC. He lived in 353 when he was the capital of the Carian region. The Mausoleum, one of the seven wonders of the world, was built in memory of King Mausolos by his sister and wife Artemisia.
Bodrum 192 were taken by the Romans, but there was no significant improvement in this period. A.D. In 395 the Byzantines, M.S. In the XI century, it was captured by the Turks. I. Crusaders of the Byzantines, XIV. In the 19th century, it was again in the hands of the Turks. In 1415, he was captured by the Knights of Rhodes. In 1522, during the reign of S¸leyman the Magnificent, he joined the Ottoman Empire. After the proclamation of the Republic, the name was changed to Bodrum. Today, the basement is Turkey's most famous and well-known holiday center. Today, Bodrum is known for the start of the blue cruise with yachts and the lively and crowded nightlife in summer. The unique shipwreck findings exhibited in the Museum of Underwater Archeology in Bodrum Castle are especially worth seeing the East Roman Shipwreck, Cam Wreck, Uluburun Wreck, halls and Karya Princess Island Hall. In Bodrum; Bodrum Castle, Mausoleum, which is one of the 7 wonders of the world, ancient theater, Myndos gate Zeki M¸ren Museum, such as important historical places and museums can visit.