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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).

23 April 2021

Cufada Lagoons, Guinea Bissau: The south of paradise

Talking about tourism and sustainable destinations means talking about places and countries with virgin forests, with untouched and protected fauna and flora, it means talking about […]
22 April 2021

At the end of the world in Cabo Polonio

There are some places in life that stick with you. Places that years and even decades later, you can close your eyes and imagine, remember the […]
22 April 2021

The most stunning beaches in Europe

Who loves a beach holiday? Lounging by the seaside all day, shining hot sun, golden sunsets… It’s easy to think you have to travel outside Europe […]
20 April 2021

10 places to visit in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur, the capital of Malaysia, is a big city with many skyscrapers and several British colonial-era landmarks. The city is the cultural, financial, and economic […]
20 April 2021

5 things to keep in mind when travelling by car during Covid-19

Travelling during a pandemic, it’s not an evident thing. First of all, many countries put heavy restrictions on any international or even national trips. You can’t […]
20 April 2021

The 9 most sustainable destinations in Portugal

Sustainability has become a global concern, so traveling should be a more conscious action because respecting the environment is increasingly imperative. At the Berlin tourism fair, […]
19 April 2021

Explore the state of New York by bike or on foot on the new Empire State Trail

The state of New York in the USA has opened its new cycling and hiking trail, enabling visitors to explore ‘New York’s extraordinary experiences, people, and […]
16 April 2021

10 Places to visit in Verona

I am sure you’ve heard of Verona, the city of Romeo and Juliet! Located on the Adige River in Veneto, Italy, renowned for romance and the […]
14 April 2021

NASA contest reveals best pictures of Earth from space

To honor the 50th anniversary of Earth Day and 20th anniversary of NASA’s Earth Observatory, the agency asked people to choose the best image of Earth […]
14 April 2021

10 Beautiful places to visit in Spain

Spain is located on Europe’s Iberian Peninsula. The capital city is Madrid, home to the Royal Palace, as Spain is a kingdom with King Felipe VI […]
13 April 2021

Spring in Belgium: 10 places you should visit

Spring is a beautiful season. Nature wakes up from a long sleep during the wintertime, the sun is shining again, flowers bloom, the sky is blue, […]
13 April 2021

Meet Jessica Nabongo, the first black woman to visit every country in the world

In October 2019, Jessica Nabongo from Detroit, USA became the first documented black woman to have visited every country in the world. Today, she uses her […]
9 April 2021

5 Most famous Chinatowns in the world

The Chinese have been migrating elsewhere for a long time. There are more than 50 million Chinese currently living outside their country, and many countries have […]
8 April 2021

Top 10 beautiful flower fields in the world

We especially love the months of April and May in Europe because of the coming of spring. During this period we see the blooming of beautiful […]
8 April 2021

Poilão Island, Guinea Bissau: the turtle sanctuary of West Africa

Guinea Bissau is the largest green turtle nesting sanctuary in Africa. The island of Poilão is tiny, almost insignificant on the map of the Bijagós archipelago […]
8 April 2021

This stunning hiking route crosses all three Baltic States

When looking for a place to travel in Europe, the Baltics are all too often overlooked. As they’re located somewhere in between Western Europe, Scandinavia, Southern […]
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