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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.

26 March 2021

Vinhais Biological Park: A Paradise on Earth

In the heart of the Natural Park of Montesinho stands an amazing paradise, Vinhais Biological Park. Here you can find a true Noah’s ark; both domestic […]
25 March 2021

Traditional Portuguese cobblestone pavement nominated for Intangible Cultural Heritage

The traditional Portuguese cobblestone pavement was nominated to become part of the National Intangible Cultural Heritage on Friday, March 19th, in Lisbon by António Prôa, general […]
19 March 2021

Francisco Amaral: “An image of confidence and safety is what we need to give to our tourists”

The Algarve is known to be one of the major touristic hubs in the European continent, welcoming every year millions of visitors. Castro Marim, located in […]
19 March 2021

What and where to eat in Braga?

We all dream of travelling right now and even more, of fun food and dishes that we can’t get in our hometowns. One destination you should […]
19 March 2021

Portugal to reopen to British tourism on May 17

Portugal will allow UK tourists into the country from May, the country’s Secretary of State for Tourism has said in the same week the European Union […]
16 March 2021

Braga will have the largest water park on the Iberian Peninsula

A new development project in Braga will have a hotel, several leisure areas and the largest water park on the Iberian Peninsula. It is meant to […]
11 March 2021

Dark Sky Alqueva: One of the greatest skies in the world

Experience a world of incredible sensations and flavors at Dark Sky Alqueva; observe a delightful sunset, drink a Sharish gin, or taste wine while watching the […]
11 March 2021

This river in Portugal looks like a blue dragon seen from above

If seen from above, some say, the Odeleite Dam has the shape of a blue dragon. Located in the municipality of Castro Marim, in the Algarve, […]
5 March 2021

Rock in Rio Lisbon has been postponed to 2022

The well-known Rock in Rio Lisbon festival will no longer take place as planned in Lisbon, Portugal this year, and will instead be moved to 2022. […]
5 March 2021

Nuno Vale: “Madeira was naturally chosen by digital nomads”

Madeira broadened its tourist arrival policy on February 19th: those tourists who present proof of vaccination or recovery from Covid-19 within the last 90 days will […]
5 March 2021

Braga: the Authentic City

Braga has a multiplicity of touristic offerings and experiences capable of responding to different demands and interests. It is a city with an unusual history, known, […]
4 March 2021

A historical train journey to Tua Valley

1. A journey back in time From the sound of the wheels on the ancestral rails to the wind in your hair, or the black smoke […]
3 March 2021

Environmental concerns halt plan for new Lisbon airport

The planned construction of a second airport in Lisbon, Portugal, has been blocked by Portugal’s aviation regulator ANAC following environmental concerns from local councils. The new […]
1 March 2021

Porto and Northern Portugal Tourism launch campaign to (re)discover the region – virtually

The Tourism of Porto and Northern Portugal region have launched a campaign on its Facebook page inviting followers to (re)visit the destination through videos that show […]
23 February 2021

Carmen Miranda will have a new museum in Portugal

The new Carmen Miranda Museum, in Marco de Canaveses, Portugal, with an estimated cost of € 1.1 million is expected to be be completed in June […]
23 February 2021

Carmen Miranda: The lady with the tutti frutti hat

Carmen Miranda, the extravagant and energetic lady with the tutti frutti hat, is a Portuguese-born actress and singer who became one of the biggest icons in Brazil. Maria do […]
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