Bodrum honors the founder of Turkey, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk.

Turkish national holidays on April 23, May 19, August 30, and October 29 celebrate the founding of the Turkish Republic.

A tribute to Ataturk in the city center.

"Peace at Home, Peace in the World." ATATURK

"Yurtta Sulh, Cihanda Sulh." Mustafa Kemal ATATURK

Turgutreis, west on the Bodrum Peninsula, pays homage to Ataturk - an outstanding statesman, soldier, commander, reformer and nation-builder.

A tribute to Ataturk in the north of Bodrum at Turkbuku.

The Turkish nation's enduring respect and gratitude is reflected in a tribute to Ataturk in the village of Yahsi, in southern Bodrum.

The busy main square in Yalikavak shares Ataturk's vision for future generations.