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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.

1 April 2022

10 most beautiful train journeys in the world

Travelling by train has always made me dream, not only for having multiple destinations at our reach within a few hours, but also for the peace […]
31 March 2022

Flower power! Keukenhof and its tulips are officially back this spring

Spring has officially sprung, meaning the time of flowers, sunshine and apéros on terraces has once again come. Just like a lot of animals out there, […]
30 March 2022

Is Bordeaux the new ‘City of Love’?

« Je t’aime, je t’aime. Oh oui, je t’aime. Moi non plus. Oh, mon amour. » Some of you might recognize these lyrics, others might not. In France, […]
30 March 2022

10 reasons why trains are the best way to travel through Europe

Planning a Eurotrip is no small feat, considering how many landmarks there are to see and things to do. You have to limit your options by […]
25 March 2022

Which countries are naturally the most beautiful?

Nature is a good which is getting all the more rare and precious as time advances. Whether you like to admit it or not, we humans […]
24 March 2022

Castles and flowers: a perfect spring outing just outside Brussels

With temperatures rising and the flowers parading their bright petals – there’s no better time for a short trip into the Brussels countryside. The capital’s Green […]
22 March 2022

Most beautiful Croatian castles

There are many incredible places to visit in Croatia, it is a never-ending inspiration for anyone who enjoys travelling and discovering new things. Though not very […]
17 March 2022

Why Medeu and Shymbulak are Kazakhstan’s winter wonderland

Just a 45-minute drive from downtown Almaty, on the southern outskirts of Kazakhstan’s cultural and business hub, the Medeu skating rink (at 1,691 metres, the highest […]
17 March 2022

10 most beautiful landmarks in Europe

While travelling, we’re all looking for some much-needed beauty. Especially now that we’re drowning in bad news from all over the world, we’re in desperate need […]
11 March 2022

These are the world’s 25 most beautiful beaches

Whenever you’re in need of clearing your head, going to the seaside is the way to do it. With the wind in your hair, the sound […]
9 March 2022

10 beautiful secret spots in Portugal

From towns to mysterious villages where time stood still, travelling through legends and mystical houses, you have it all in Portugal. If you would like to […]
4 March 2022

5 things I wish someone had told me before moving to the mountains

One year ago, my boyfriend and I made quite a big life decision. We said farewell to our beloved – albeit sometimes tiring – Brussels, packed […]
3 March 2022

Brussels Cemetery. A most unusual place of respite in the city

Though it might not be the first place you would look for a burst of fresh air or a spot of tourism, Brussels Cemetery has a […]
1 March 2022

Countries around the world light up buildings with Ukraine’s flag colours to show solidarity

Over the past few days, the world has been concerned with the invasion of Ukraine by Russia. To support Ukraine, people and countries have been showing […]
25 February 2022

48 hours in Tenerife

A short trip to Tenerife is always a good idea, the welcoming, mild climate of the largest of Canary Islands for which it earned a nickname […]
23 February 2022

10 beautiful abandoned places in the world

Finding beauty in the most unexpected places is possible. From towns to castles forgotten in time, many are those sites that challenge your imagination, in the […]
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