Hotel Didyma House
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- Swimming pool
- Free parking
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... fantastic place to visit.
One of the best things about Bodrum is the fascinating underwater discovery museum, housed in a castle overlooking the blue waters. In this museum, we were treated to viewing artifacts from Greek shipwrecks from 500 years BC and onward. There were many clay amphoras (vessel used for transporting a variety of liquids), as well as jewellery, glass, dishware and coins. We were enthralled while looking at these amazing finds, as ...
... Empire until captured by Alexander the Great at the siege of Halicarnassus in 334 BC.
In the afternoon we visited the Bodrum Fort and Bodrum Underwater Archaeology Museum which is full of amphoras (clay vessels for storage) and glassware that was recovered from various wrecks discovered off the Bodrum Peninsula from the early 1960s. Some of the glassware including beautifully coloured small bottles is ...
... we passed through some mountains and got closer to the coast the towns became more prosperous with huge resorts at the entrance to Bodrum which is a big tourist town. It's pretty empty at the moment and we are the only people at the small boutique hotel where we are staying.
The temperature is about 18 degrees and it looks stormy tonight!
Today we leave, what has been a fantastic week. We get a leisurely start breakfast finishes at ten and the coach departs at 1130. For the airport checking in procedure or cattle stampede as I like to call it. First it's breakfast then down to the quay for a couple of photos, dash up stairs throw a few things in the old suitcase, group photo and of we ...
A quick visit to this special temple, with statues from as old as the 6th century BCE, some in the British Museum now.
The main feature of this one ruin here is the size and number of its massive columns, just a few less than the world wonder Temple of Artemis at Ephesus, so this is a good example of what that one would have looked like ...