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Joana Benzinho has a degree in Law from the University of Coimbra (Portugal) and is a graduate in European Law from the Institut d'Études Européens - Université Libre de Bruxelles (Belgium) and has a Diploma from the Diplomatic Academy Europe and the Institut Européen des Relations Internationales (BELGIUM). She has been a Political Advisor at the European Parliament since 1999 and is Founder and President of the Portuguese NGO Afectos com Letras, created in 2009. She is also co-author of two books: The magic Papaya (2011) and the Tourist Guide "Discovering Guinea Bissau" (2015).

22 March 2021

Guinea Bissau: Varela beach, a madness worthwhile

What best defines a dream beach? Calm sea with warm water, fine white sand, few people, or even better, a desert beach, palm trees, vegetation up […]
19 March 2021

Top-10 natural attractions in Montenegro

Montenegro is one of the smallest countries in Europe but with a rich and varied landscape: beaches, lakes, mountains, caves, to must-see buildings with amazing architecture. […]
18 March 2021

10 Must-see tourist attractions in Monaco

The Principality of Monaco is a sovereign city-state and micro-state located on the French Riviera close to the Italian region of Liguria. Monaco is known as one of the most expensive and wealthiest […]
17 March 2021

10 Places to visit in Mexico

Mexico is known for its food and drinks culture; tacos, tortillas, burritos, tequila, and for being the origin of chocolate. The country is also famous for […]
17 March 2021

Cycle through water on this Belgian cycling route

Ever cycled on water? Well no, it’s not possible. However, in this unique cycling route in Bokrijk, Belgium, it is possible to cycle through water, which […]
16 March 2021

Hallerbos, a world of bluebells

Spring is finally on its way to Europe! Just a few days to go before the season officially arrives, bringing with it warmer weather and a […]
15 March 2021

24 hours in Leuven

Leuven is a Belgian city known not only for its breweries but especially for its academic life thanks to its prestigious University. Last week, I went […]
15 March 2021

Elon Musk plans to build a new city in Texas called ‘Starbase’

Renowned billionaire Elon Musk wants to create a new city in Texas, USA, named ‘Starbase’, from the existing Boca Chica Village. 1. Boca Chica Village Boca […]
12 March 2021

24 hours in San Sebastián

The coastal city of San Sebastián (Donostia) in the Basque region of northern Spain has plenty to offer the visitor. From its quaint Spanish old town […]
12 March 2021

Beautifying Addis Ababa as an Urban Tourism Site

The name Addis Ababa means “New flower”, and the project is to befit this name. The project, therefore, aims at making the capital city a tourist […]
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, […]
11 March 2021

Top-20 destinations to visit this Spring

Spring is the symbol of the rebirth of life. Nature suddenly wakes up from the cold and dark winter, the sun comes back shining, the flowers […]
11 March 2021

5 places on Earth that look like you just landed on Mars

People have always been fascinated by space – big and unknown, mysterious and distant, it lights up the imagination. Thinking of what could be out there, […]
10 March 2021

Cycle through the trees on this Belgian cycling route

If you’re looking for a unique place to get out on your bike for some healthy fresh air and exercise, then the Award-winning Belgian bike trail […]
9 March 2021

10 Most remote places on Earth

Tranquility is a special notion. Some of us really do like to be alone (from time to time), without a single living soul nearby, with only […]
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