Alexandra Figueiredo

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22 January 2021

Once upon a time a unique space in the world: The Dolls Hospital

It was in the year of 1830 when the space, known as The Dolls Hospital (Hospital das Bonecas), in Praça da Figueira, in Lisbon, was founded. […]
15 January 2021

Why should you visit Alentejo?
Interview with António Lacerda

What used to be a concern, curiously became a point in favor, even before the pandemic occurred. The fact that Portugal’s Alentejo has only 10 inhabitants […]
8 January 2021

Sentinel: the island with the most hostile people in the world

Sentinela Norte Island is located in the Andaman archipelago, in the Bay of Bengal in the Indian Ocean. The indigenous people who live here are considered […]
31 December 2020

A threatened paradise and a city of hope: Hulhumalé, Maldives

Perhaps no other nation faces an environmental threat like Maldives. The rise of the oceans caused by global warming puts into question its mere existence. The […]
14 December 2020

Aldeia da Mata Pequena: A village with 12 people maintained tourism in the summer

Imagine a little enchanted village with only 12 people…  Just 3 families live in this place, hidden in a protected natural area called Penedo do Lexim. […]
7 December 2020

“Cascais is an international case study in the fight against Covid-19” Carlos Carreiras, Mayor of Cascais

When in January 2020 we started to receive the initial information on what was going on in China, the scenario was seen as something far away that would […]
3 December 2020

A World for Travel – Christian Delom, Secretary General: “A Revolution is Coming”

The Forum “A World for Travel” will happen in May, at Évora University, Portugal, and it is about the transformation of travel and tourism. The Secretary General […]
20 November 2020

“We cannot wait for European Funds” – Francisco Calheiros, President of the Portuguese Confederation of Tourism

Covid-19 had the greatest impact that the tourism sector has ever encountered. The inhibition to travel by air, road, rail, and sea, due to confinements and […]
4 November 2020

The Ria de Aveiro: How to Preserve Paradise?

Considered privileged locations, coastal areas are rich in diversity of natural resources, factors that determine a high concentration of economic activities and population. This excessive concentration, […]
30 October 2020

Bussaco Palace: A Fairy Tale Castle

The enchanted forest of Mata Nacional do Bussaco is a botanical and natural ex-libris in Portugal. Here stands the Palácio Hotel do Bussaco: an authentic fairy tale castle, built by order […]
26 October 2020

Madeira: The island where it is always spring

The islands of Madeira and Porto Santo rise in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean between the turquoise blue sea and the emerald green of the […]
22 October 2020

Terceira Island, Azores: Experiences you will never forget

Azores is the place where I have lived some of the most wonderful and impressive experiences of my life. Terceira Island is superb, but above all, […]
21 October 2020

Art in the City of Lights

I went to Paris with one of my best friends and when we got on the plane, we did not imagine everything that we were about […]
21 October 2020

A weekend in Barcelona:
An art master piece

I went to Barcelona on a 3-day business trip. I was going to a press conference, but the plane left late, and I arrived later than […]
15 October 2020

London: Mysteries of
an Amazing City

London is a cosmopolitan city, a true cultural melting pot, and a place that surprises not only for its diversity but for the outdoor spaces, where […]
12 October 2020

São Miguel, Azores:
7 Wonders of Pure Bliss

Some call the largest Island of the Azores Archipelago, Green Island, due to the immeasurable beauty of the green landscapes, that extend over the infinite horizon. […]
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