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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.

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. […]
8 October 2020

Must-see attractions in San Francisco

San Francisco: a chilly, hilly, and windy city by the bay. This city stands out for its world-class culture, fine cuisine, vibrant waterfront, and Victorian architecture. […]
5 October 2020

Malaysia and its multiple identities

Most people often travel to Thailand, Bali or Vietnam for a first trip to Asia. If you are looking for a less touristic country in South […]
30 September 2020

Ferreira do Zêzere:
A village drawn by the hand of god

Land of hills and valleys where beauty is shown in every detail and time seems to have stopped. Here reign silence and peace, a silence that […]
30 September 2020

Brussels’ Greeters network celebrates its 10th anniversary

Founded in New York in 1992 and launched in Brussels in 2010, a shining example of participatory tourism, the network of Brussels Greeters will celebrate its […]
27 September 2020

Which country will you visit first after Covid-19?

Today, we commemorate the World Tourism Day. Its purpose is to foster awareness among the international community of the importance of tourism and its social, cultural, political and economic value. Nevertheless, […]
25 September 2020

Geneva: The bet on Quality of Life

Geneva is the capital of life quality and tranquility, the perfect place to get away from the world. The promised land of the fondue, cheese and chocolates […]
25 September 2020

Bhutan: Where happiness is a norm

“Please come and join us for dinner tonight, that’s my home down there” Sangay pointed out a traditional house next to the chorten (stupa) about 300 meters […]
23 September 2020

Mallorca: A dream of turquoise blue

Mallorca is the largest Balearic island in Spain. More than 260 beaches with a turquoise and transparent water that is normally around 25 degrees. Coves surrounded […]
15 September 2020

Where is hot in October?

Summer is almost over and October is coming soon. If you are planning a vacation in autumn but you still want to enjoy quite high temperatures […]
11 September 2020

Rincón del Mar: An off-the-beaten track gem in Colombia

During my 6-months trip around the world, I spent 6 weeks in Colombia and I cannot avoid talking about one of the highlights of my world […]
11 September 2020

Karlovac: A Croatian gem you must not miss

In the heart of Croatia there is a perfect little town that you wouldn’t want to miss when visiting the country. Everything is special about Karlovac […]
11 September 2020

4 Must Do’s in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a picturesque city located in Middle Franconia, in the land of Bayern, Germany. The name of this medieval town derives from […]
5 September 2020

5 Secrets of Place du Luxembourg

Brussels is one of cities in the world, known best – in the context of sightseeing – by a square: the Grand Place, this architecturally so […]
2 September 2020

São Tomé and Príncipe: Africa’s Eden

São Tomé and Príncipe is an African island state which was once a Portuguese colony. It comprises two little tropical islands situated in the Gulf of […]
2 September 2020

10 UNESCO World Heritage Sites
in South Africa

Thanks to its breathtaking sceneries, vibrant culture and a rich biodiversity, South Africa is the country with most World Heritage Sites in Africa. The country counts […]
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