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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.

8 January 2021

Sentinel: the island with the most hostile people in the world

Sentinela Norte Island is located in the Andaman archipelago, in the Bay of Bengal in the Indian Ocean. The indigenous people who live here are considered […]
8 January 2021

Visit Scotland in Winter

Scotland has the most beautiful landscapes in the whole of the united kingdom, with a typically cloudy and rainy climate, its dramatic landscapes transport us to […]
7 January 2021
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7 Islands that you never knew existed

Want to get away for something unique and unusual? Here are some suggestions for islands that you may not even know of. 1. La Isla de […]
7 January 2021

24 hours in Edinburgh

Scotland’s capital has long been a popular tourist destination. With its romantic medieval Old Town and elegant Georgian New Town, its lush gardens and the ever […]
6 January 2021

Refreshing long winter walks in London

The festive season is a bit of a sluggish time for many, lots of eating, drinking, and sitting around watching Christmas TV. This year, with on […]
5 January 2021

Rafting in Kazakhstan

Planning an adventurous getaway? Go rafting in Kazakhstan Last year hasn’t exactly been a great deal of fun for all the travelers out there. We’ve been […]
5 January 2021

Tenerife – the perfect winter getaway

Living in Brussels, one of the best decisions I made was to cut each winter with some sunny destination by the sea – just to recharge, […]
4 January 2021

What will happen to Erasmus for UK students?

The Erasmus scheme is a popular European Union programme which helps students study abroad, participate in vocational training or work overseas, and helps teachers wanting to […]
4 January 2021

Garda by Bike: Italy’s new 140 km bike trail

A new 140km-long trail will soon make it possible to cycle around Italy’s largest lake, the beautiful Lake Garda, taking in the scenic northern Italy countryside. […]
31 December 2020

A threatened paradise and a city of hope: Hulhumalé, Maldives

Perhaps no other nation faces an environmental threat like Maldives. The rise of the oceans caused by global warming puts into question its mere existence. The […]
31 December 2020

10 beautiful European cities that are even better in winter

Winter is perhaps cold, but when the snow begins to fall and covers the trees and houses, there’s something magical about this season. Imagine you are […]
30 December 2020

10 Beautiful Pictures of Brussels’ Grand Place

The Brussels’ Grand Place is the famous and well-known central square of the capital of Belgium. It is surrounded by typical Brussels architectural buildings like the […]
29 December 2020

10 places to visit in Iceland during Winter

Winter in Iceland can be rude and present some disadvantages. You must face the risk of an hazardous weather and live at the rhythm of the […]
23 December 2020

Finnish Lapland: Do it like Santa

Finnish Lapland is recognized by many, especially at this time of year, for its reference to Santa Claus’s official address. It is true that in the […]
21 December 2020

Best places to see the Northern Lights in Iceland

If you want to see the Northern Lights, you definitely have to add Iceland to your bucket list! Also known as “aurora borealis,” the Northern Lights […]
18 December 2020

24 hours in Gibraltar

A British overseas territory occupying a narrow peninsula of Spain’s southern Mediterranean coast, Gibraltar is a unique fusion of cultures. Wondering amongst the red post boxes […]
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