Bodrum. Turkey. Ruins of the Mausoleum - One of the Seven Wonders of The Ancient World, The Mausoleum was built by Artemisia, the sister and the wife of King Mausolos, 355 BC. This image was captured at the cosmopolitan, vibrant and historical city of Bodrum which was known in antiquity as Halicarnassus and is famous for being the birthplace of the celebrated Greek historian Herodotus. Bodrum is located the in south-western Aegean Region of Turkey.