Bodrum Municipality




A talk on the history of Bodrum was hosted by Salmakis Resort & SPA with the support of Bodrum Municipality.

Organized by the Cultural and Social Affairs Directorate of Bodrum Municipality, a discussion on Bodrum's history took place at Salmakis Resort & SPA on Friday, November 17th, marking the 507th anniversary of Bodrum's acquisition.

The talk, featuring Prof. Dr. Ahmet Özgiray, Prof. Dr. Mehmet Akif Erdoğru and Zeynep Atılgan sharing key historical insights about Bodrum, was attended by Bodrum District Governor Mustafa Çit, Mayor Ahmet Aras, General Coordinator of the Municipality Emel Çakaloğlu, Salmakis Resort & SPA Board Chairman Tuncay Karakaya, municipal council members, citizens and members of the press.

Following a moment of silence and the singing of the National Anthem, the conversation commenced with opening remarks by Mayor Ahmet Aras and District Governor Mustafa Çit. Specialist Zeynep Atılgan presented information about Bodrum and Bodrum Castle during the talk.

Concluding the discussion, Mayor Aras and District Governor Çit expressed appreciation, presenting flowers to Erdoğru and Özgiray, who shared valuable insights about Bodrum and to Tuncay Karakaya for hosting the event.