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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.

7 September 2020

10 Experiences you must not miss in Alentejo

It is the largest artificial lake in Europe, an immensity of water surrounded by unbelievable natural landscapes created by a dam on the Guadiana River. Small […]
6 September 2020

Ghent: A Flemish jewel

If you like the city of Brugge, you will like Ghent too. Ghent is a city and a municipality in the Flemish Region of Belgium. It […]
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 […]
4 September 2020

Wandering the streets of Taormina, Sicily

I traveled several times to Italy but I have never been to Sicily before. Italy, in the south of Europe, is known for its beautiful landscapes, […]
4 September 2020

Half around the world in 70 days:
By bus from London to Delhi

Jules Verne’s ‘Around the world in eighty days’ is a classic and let’s be honest: as a kid, we all dreamt of doing the same. Nowadays, […]
3 September 2020

The Brazilian archipelago you may visit only if you had Covid-19 before

The worldwide Covid-19 pandemic has a never-seen impact on the travel industry. Less than a year ago, people flew across the world over and over again, […]
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 […]
1 September 2020

Brussels during the Lockdown

2020 has been surely a difficult year. The Covid-19 epidemic that hit the world during the last months caused the death of many people. To avoid […]
31 August 2020

Komodo National Park:
Where Paradise meets Earth

When you talk about Indonesia, the first thing that comes in mind is the glamorous Bali, with its rice-fields and famous Instagram pics but there is […]
28 August 2020

Brussels’ Nature Hidden Gems

When we think of Brussels, it is relatively easy for our mind to automatically lead us into the chaos of the capital of Europe, of the […]
28 August 2020

Puglia’s treasures you cannot miss

“Salento. The sun, the sea and the wind.” There is no better motto to describe the wonderful south-based part of the Puglia region, a place where […]
27 August 2020

New 275-km path to offer discovery of Douro region on bicycle

The Great Crossing of Douro International and Vinhateiro (Grande Travessia do Douro Internacional e Vinhateiro) will have an extension of 275 km crossing three rivers (Douro, […]
27 August 2020

10 Beautiful Castles in Belgium

Belgium, located in the center of Europe, is known for its famous beers, fries, the Atomium, and much more. But do you know that Belgium has […]
26 August 2020

Island hopping in Stockholm – Gällnö

When the thermometer hits 28 degrees in the city of Stockholm that’s something special. Those who are still on holidays or not working relocate towards parks, […]
25 August 2020

5 Things to do in Historic Morvan, France

Morvan in Burgundy’s Nièvre departement is an historic region of forested hills and valleys, dotted with lakes and criss-crossed by tracks where you can follow in […]
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