Alexandra Figueiredo.


Alexandra Figueiredo is a journalist and communication consultant with a postgraduation in Psychological Assessment. She's specialized in health journalism and in medical and scientific consultancy. Worked as a radio newscaster and was journalist at SIC Notícias, Expresso, and in two RTP programs, between others. Also coordinated a health program for RTP TV channel. She won several poetry contests, having published poems. She was director of a solidarity association chaired by the former Minister of Health Ana Jorge and was press advisor for the former President of the Portuguese Republic, Dr. Jorge Sampaio, during his time as Ambassador of Tuberculosis in the World. You can follow Alexandra on Instagram.

22 June 2022

Find your true self through a spiritual journey to Tibet

Spirituality has precious teachings for the daily living of the human being, for which it is indispensable to understand where we can feed on lessons that […]
14 June 2022

10 under-the-radar islands you should visit

How many of you have ever dreamed of suddenly and mysteriously disappearing to a desert island? Either when stress hits, or out of a sudden wish […]
9 June 2022

The most beautiful river beaches close to Lisbon

Costa da Caparica and the beaches on the linha de Cascais in Portugal are usually the easiest choice for those who live in Lisbon to go […]
25 April 2022

10 facts to know about Portugal’s Carnation Revolution

April 25: A Revolution started with music and ornamented with carnations… The carnation revolution that took place on April 25, 1974 impressed the world because violence […]
1 April 2022

10 most beautiful train journeys in the world

Travelling by train has always made me dream, not only for having multiple destinations at our reach within a few hours, but also for the peace […]
31 March 2022

What is ‘Creative tourism’?

Do we really know some of the cities we have visited and where we have followed the usual tourist guides? Did you ever stop to consider […]
28 March 2022

Luís Mira: “Portugal’s food chain faces a double challenge: severe drought and the war in Ukraine”

Portugal is currently facing a very difficult situation due to the extended drought and the war in Ukraine, both of which have led to an astounding […]
9 March 2022

10 beautiful secret spots in Portugal

From towns to mysterious villages where time stood still, travelling through legends and mystical houses, you have it all in Portugal. If you would like to […]
3 March 2022

“90% of the coral reefs could disappear within 50 years” estimates the Lisbon Oceanarium

The Lisbon Oceanarium is currently working hard on the acquisition of knowledge regarding the reproduction cycle of species, such as corals and the fish that live […]
23 February 2022

10 beautiful abandoned places in the world

Finding beauty in the most unexpected places is possible. From towns to castles forgotten in time, many are those sites that challenge your imagination, in the […]
3 February 2022

Escape rooms are booming in Portugal

It was back in 2014 that escape rooms had their boom, as they started to appear all over Portugal. The purpose of these spaces is a […]
28 January 2022

10 best places to go with kids in 2022

Travelling with children is not always an easy task because some destinations will be more suitable than others to these demanding and sometimes tough travel companions. […]
19 January 2022

10 Secret passages around the world

How many of you did not feel fascinated by some secret passage in a film? Throughout history, many were essential in winning or losing a battle […]
12 January 2022

Feng Shui. A journey through the art of being happier at home

Feng Shui is a chinese millennial art that helps to create a harmonic environment and with positive energies in our homes. This art is embodied by […]
28 December 2021

Why is Bom Jesus do Monte an unparalleled monument with a unique history

The Sanctuary of Bom Jesus do Monte, in Braga, Portugal, has over 500 steps, 20 fountains and 32 statues. It still features 19 chapels on the […]
27 December 2021

The 10 most wonderful swings in Portugal

The breathtaking landscapes that Portugal has to offer have originated creative and unique spots to contemplate such splendor. The reputation of the panoramic swings started in […]
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