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Stunning and Silent – Yalikavak’s own Sandima Ghost Village

Chris Drum Berkaya, editor of BodrumEcho, contributed to this article. Bodrum’s Original Ghost Town On the Bodrum peninsula, one of the favorite Sunday picnic or walking destinations is Sandıma.  The 45-minute walk up from Yalıkavak village winds past a number of old, white, stone houses that stand abandoned on the rocky hillside overlooking the bay. The village has a borderline eerie …

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Renting Your Investment Property in Turkey

If you are planning to rent your Turkish villa or home investment property for short term use including private rentals through sites such as airbnb, there are several factors to bear in mind. You will need to: Declare your intention to rent the property out to local police/tax office to receive an official unique password for each rental period, meaning …

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A Complete Guide to Shopping on the Bodrum Peninsula

Whether it’s yourself or a family member, chances are somebody close to you thoroughly enjoys shopping, especially in new surroundings and with local goods.  Luxury Property Turkey has put together a guide to all the best shopping spots scattered along the Bodrum Peninsula, so that you can head directly to what best suits you. In Bodrum city-center itself, there are …

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Where Should I Buy on the Bodrum Peninsula?

Many first time buyers on the Bodrum Peninsula ask Luxury Property Turkey which area they should purchase in.  With an approximate area of 650 square kilometers and 10 major towns, each area of the Bodrum peninsular has its own distinctive, unique feel. Bodrum Working clockwise and starting with Bodrum itself, this is the busiest hub on the peninsula.  As a …

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A Culture Boost For Bodrum’s Tourism and Heritage

One of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World, the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus (also known as the tomb of King Mausolus) located in the heart of Bodrum town is set to be restituted with works to open access direct from Bodrum harbor which will make access so much easier for tourists and will light up Bodrum as a ‘crowning glory.’ Paul Pedersen …

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A Thorough Guide To Bodrum by Darren Edwards

Turkey is a unique place and a meeting point of cultures located where many of the world’s great civilizations were formed. Having long acted as a bridge between Eastern and Western cultures,  today’s Turkey plays its part in the world being as a member of the Council of Europe, NATO, the OECD, the OSCE and the G-20.  Turkey is also a …

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Mansion Global Interview

Darren Edwards & Annie Burnett interviewed by Mansion Global about luxury houses and villas in the best seaside locations of Turkey http://www.mansionglobal.com/articles/46301-how-to-buy-turkish-real-estate by Darren Edwards

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Luxury Property Turkey Wins Two Awards at the ‘European Property Awards’

Trust and Buy With Confidence Bodrum, Yalikavak based real estate agent Luxury Property Turkey  has won two prestigious European Property Awards for the 5 star rated best real estate website in Turkey plus highly commended for real estate marketing.  The awards official sponsors are the Telegraph newspaper and Emirates airlines, applications were vetted and selected by a panel of 70 …