Why you should stay at the Marti Istanbul, in words and photos

Marti Istanbul by night

I recently had the good fortune to pay visit to a city I’ve wanted to experience for as long as I can remember: the city of Istanbul. Hearing from those that had been, I’d known it was a city rich with history, breathtaking landmarks, incredible cuisine, great cultural and commercial shopping, and that at some […]

One day in Istanbul, in photos

Very cool local

Here’s my day in Istanbul, in photos. Click each photo to see a larger version, or click here to head back to my story on the Marti Istanbul hotel.

Belgium: Bruges

My favorite image from this trip.

Photographer Tim Gaylord explored four cities in Belgium in four days. This is his photographic journey. ALL PHOTO GALLERIES: Brussels | Mechelen | Ghent | Bruges If you’re a photo enthusiast you’ll have a field day in Bruges. The character and charm of the buildings in addition to the incredible light will have you snapping […]

Belgium: Ghent

Ghent @ 6am

Photographer Tim Gaylord explored four cities in Belgium in four days. This is his photographic journey. ALL PHOTO GALLERIES: Brussels | Mechelen | Ghent | Bruges Ghent is only a 30-minute train ride away from Brussels and is on the line from Brussels to Bruges and the coast. If you’re planning to visit Bruges and […]

Belgium: Mechelen

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Photographer Tim Gaylord explored four cities in Belgium in four days. This is his photographic journey. ALL PHOTO GALLERIES: Brussels | Mechelen | Ghent | Bruges Next stop along the way was Mechelen. Although this city is often overshadowed by Brussels and Ghent it’s definitely worth a visit. A great attribute is that it’s a […]

Belgium: Brussels

A local on his way to work.

Photographer Tim Gaylord explored four cities in Belgium in four days. This is his photographic journey. ALL PHOTO GALLERIES: Brussels | Mechelen | Ghent | Bruges Belgium is quickly becoming one of Europe’s must-see destinations and after a recent trip that included stops in Brussels, Mechlen, Bruge and Ghent I understand why. My first stop […]