Iga Rowinska

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The Iranian Nuclear Deal Is A Good One

This Thanksgiving had an extra reason to be thankful – the new deal between Iran and six superpowers. Last week, the United States, Great Britain, France, Germany, Russia and China (the P5+1 group) reached an interim deal with Iran to stop their nuclear weapons program. Four key provisions were …

10 Tips for Taking More Interesting Photos

The end of one year and the beginning of another is always a time for reflection, and for many people a time to make New Year’s resolutions about …

7 Tips for Better Street Photos

The art of street photography has produced some of the most moving pictures of all time. To capture forever the essence of a moment, or people's …

5 New Travel Startups to Watch This Week

These five startup sites all take care of bookings, but their focus spans from the traditional hotel conference space to the very new bitcoin market. …

Europe by Train: Paris to Appenzellerland

A week after I graduated from college, I took Amtrak's California Zephyr to San Francisco. Over the course of our 51-hour trip, we accumulated so many delays that by the time we reached Provo, it was clear we would arrive in Emeryville -- the across-the-bay terminus for S.F.-bound trains -- 12 …

5 Places Not to be Missed in a Lifetime

As a travel writer since 1997, I have visited 100 countries, and I make 20 to 30 trips a year. I am always being asked where in the world I'd most like to go. In this post, I'm going to reveal the five destinations I'd love to visit, or re-visit, before I die. This includes, of course, the biggie …

South-east Asia

The Benefits of Waking Up Early

I've been doing something lately that has totally shifted my life. It's simple, but it changes everything.<p>What is it? It's getting up early.<p>I know it sounds crazy, but I have learned to love it.<p>When I wake up early, I allow myself to really benefit from the day, the light and the sun. I allow …

GOLDMAN SACHS: Wal-Mart, Best Buy, And Macy's Won Black Friday

Three retailers' strategies stood out as the best during post-Thanksgiving sales, according to a note by Goldman Sachs.<p>Here are their favorites:<p><b>Wal-Mart:</b> The retailer was a leader and "drove the market vis-à-vis store hours and promotions," according to Goldman Sachs. Wal-Mart staggers promotions …

Macy's

Fast Food Strikes Planned in 100 Cities Thursday

An organized labor movement that began at a single New York McDonald’s about a year ago is planned to spread to around 100 cities this week. …

Tag: DIY

The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)<p>by Justine Hand<p>The New Rusticity: 11 DIY Ways to Use Branches …

Top 10 Kitchens of 2013

From bright colors to relaxed looks.<p>This year in kitchen design, we saw everything from bright colors and a lot of shine to relaxed looks with wood and warm hues. Designers proved that no matter how small or large the space, the kitchen is still a place to make a statement by using stunning details …

15 Non-Traditional Christmas Tree Ideas

Christmas is a traditional holiday but this doesn’t mean everything about it has to be traditional as well. You can be imaginative and make this …