Caroline Majchrowicz

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Stunning Color WWII Photos Give Rare Glimpse Into Nazi-Occupied Poland

Until the German invasion in 1939, the Polish capital of Warsaw was a vibrant center of Jewish life, home to some 350,000 Jews and the second-largest Jewish community in the world.<p>But on Oct. 12, 1940, the German occupier issued a decree ordering all Jewish residents of the capital and surrounding …

Very Stylish and Modern Apartment in Poland Integrating a Sophisticated Lighting System

Very modern, stylish and inspirational, this amazing apartment designed by MSWW is located in Gdynia, Poland. A little bit eclectic, due to the …

Bigos in a Bread Bowl at Little Poland

Your average <b>Little Poland</b> customer likely is a blue hair, and the restaurant's worn wood interior bears some aesthetic similarity to a retirement home dining room.<p>But poke around the menu and you'll see that this decades-old Polish joint isn't just serving geriatric food. Their <b>Bigos</b>, for instance, …

Moon Photography: 6 Tips for Better Moon Photos - dPS

Moon Photography: To get the best possible pictures of our one-and-only moon, it's important to know a few things about it first.

Amsterdam's most unique bars

While Amsterdam's pulsating Red Light District and party hubs like Leidseplein need no introduction, the Dutch capital has some wonderfully diverse bars away from the raucous stag parties and tourist crowds.<p>Many offer dining too, although just stopping by for a drink is fine. Here are 10 of the …

Portraits of a ravaged land: incredible photography by Nick Brandt

6 Of The World's Cheapest Destinations To Travel To On A Budget

If you want to see the world -- especially while you're young -- but don't exactly have the funds to do so, you're not alone.<p>Between flights, accommodations, food and activities traveling can be <i>really</i> expensive. But a trip doesn't have to leave you totally broke.<p>Some of the world's most beautiful …

The 9 Greatest Pumpkin Recipes

You spot a flash of orange out of the corner of your eye. There it is again! Either you really wanta Fanta, you're being followed by a rogue basketball team or...it's fall! You're finally allowed to buy the tiny, adorable day-glo-orange pumpkins from the grocery store and arrange them on your …

Dog Yawn Study Links Canines' Contagious Yawning To Empathy

Observant dog owners know that if they yawn, their dog is likely to do the same. It’s called contagious yawning, and it’s something that we do with one another, too.<p>Evolutionary biologists say that we yawn when we see someone else doing so because of our capacity for empathy. But some studies have …

Brieze, 8-Month-Old Wonder Dog, Makes 10-Mile Journey Home After Being Hit By Car (PHOTO)

When Brieze, an 8-month-old Collie-mix, ran away from his caretaker's Gloucestershire home last Thursday, his owner thought he was lost for good.<p><b>Story continues after photo.</b><p>Sarah Walter, 49, who lives in Up Hatherley in the U.K., left Brieze with a sitter while taking her other dog for treatment, …

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George Orwell’s Letter On Why He Wrote ‘1984’

In 1944, three years before writing and five years before publishing 1984, George Orwell penned a letter detailing the thesis of his great novel. The …

The Only Chocolate Cake Recipe You'll Ever Need

There are a lot of options when it comes to chocolate cake. Between molten lava cake, German chocolate, and devil's food cake, we seriously have an array of choices when we want cake that's rich with chocolate. But just like with everything else in life, not all chocolate cakes are created equal -- …

The 9 Weirdest Foods In New York City

You don't have to travel to a foreign country to find some seriously strange snacks.<p>There are actually a number of bizarre culinary creations right here in New York, as our friends at Zagat well know. They came up with a list of the nine weirdest foods you can find in the city.<p>Some are completely …

'How to Not Get Sick in India,' and Six Other Lessons From a Trip Around the World

Three-hundred-and-sixty-five days, twenty-four time zones, ten countries, five world religions, two passports, and one remarkable circumnavigation later... it feels good to be home.<p>In my year abroad I taught environmental science to children living in Mumbai's slums, heard rocket sirens go off in …

The 25 Best Hotels In The World

We've created the ultimate list of the best hotels in the world by aggregating four notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites.<p>The rankings we used were Travel + Leisure's World's Best Hotel Awards, Conde Nast Traveler's Top 100 Hotels & Resorts (part of its annual …

Best Salmon Recipe: The Only One You'll Ever Need

There are a lot of different ways to prepare salmon -- many of them good too -- but there's only one best way to cook this fish and we're going to share it with you.<p>When we talk about the best, we don't mean a fancy 12-hour preparation of a dinner that you'll finish in 20 under minutes. While we're …