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.

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 […]
24 December 2021

The most beautiful Christmas legends

Christmas is a religious celebration in which Christians celebrate the birth of Jesus. Christmas has, since the Roman Empire, been a clash between religious and pagan […]
17 December 2021

Meet Pastelaria Benard: 150 years of Lisbon stories

Benard is not just a sign of a time, a testimony that is left there, spreading the smell of coffee and cakes that we devour with […]
2 December 2021

6 oldest cafés in Lisbon

Lisbon is the capital of Portugal and a city with a very rich history, filled with curiosities. Many of the oldest cafés in the country are […]
18 November 2021

Portugal offers a unique location for your dog’s holidays

The dream of Marina DePraetere, now Chairwoman of the Board of the Santuário Animais sem Fronteiras (Animals without Borders Sanctuary, began with her love for animals. […]
26 October 2021

Craveiral Farmhouse. A place for artistic exchange in the heart of Alentejo

Nestled between the countryside and the ocean, the Craveiral Farmhouse is located in São Teotónio, Alentejo, Portugal, and is part of the Blank Residency project, which […]
13 October 2021

10 most haunted places in Portugal

Halloween is believed to have its origins in the ancient Celtic festivals called Samhaim, which marked the arrival of winter. For the Celts, the onset of […]
8 October 2021

From Montargil to Gavião: A journey through the hidden Alentejo

In the municipality of Ponte de Sôr, in Portugal, stands Montargil, a village known for its dam that irrigates the Sorraia river valley. As soon as […]
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