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Marta studied Political Science and Media & Journalism at the Catholic University of Portugal (UCP) and has developed her journalistic career working for the Portuguese newspapers Diário de Notícias, Correio da Manhā and media outlets in Brussels. She is a reporter for Travel Tomorrow, and is also engaged in delivering communications services and EU policy research for different consultancies in Brussels. A former Blue Book trainee of the European Commission, Marta has a keen interest in EU and global affairs, and experience in reporting and interpreting information. Whenever she can, Marta loves traveling, exploring nature and learning about regenerative agriculture. She is also quite enthusiastic about space ventures and the cosmos.

1 November 2021

First passport with ‘X’ gender issued in the US

The first passport recognising non-binary gender has been issued in the United States (US). The US government said it expects to be able to offer the […]
1 November 2021

Spain to launch high-speed train connecting London-Paris

1. Renfe vs Eurostar Spain is bidding to launch a high-speed train between London and Paris. The country’s national railway Refer has already started official procedures […]
1 November 2021

2 in 3 Europeans plan to travel in the next six months

Although the peak summer season has been left behind, the desire for travel remains strong across Europe. 66% of Europeans plan trips through March 2022, while […]
1 November 2021

Tourism industry leaders pledge over Glasgow Declaration to become net-neutral by 2050

The Glasgow Declaration on Climate Action, a new gold standard for tourism leaders, holds the pledge of more than 100 travel companies to deliver towards decarbonisation […]
29 October 2021

5 world’s most alarming airplane landings

We take a seat and buckle up, then watch a movie or read a book or catch on some needed sleep. Sitting on an airplane bound […]
29 October 2021

Manneken-Pis receives a new costume and joins the fight against climate change

The upcoming conference on climate change, COP26, is to take place in Glasgow from October 31 to November 12. To mark the event, the British Embassy […]
28 October 2021

Movie director Wes Anderson has designed a real-life train and you can hop aboard

In the world of cinematography, Wes Anderson is an institution. The American filmmaker has a very particular style that distinguishes him from other directors. His movies […]
28 October 2021

How are cities reducing their footprint and becoming more attractive to tourism?

Attracting tourism continues to pose a significant challenge for cities and municipalities who in the midst of the pandemic need to shuffle their priorities, especially given […]
27 October 2021

What to do if you lose your ID right before a flight?

It might not have happened to you or anyone you know but many people find themselves without an ID or passport a few days before taking […]
27 October 2021

We are “way off track” on emissions

In 2020 the amounts of CO2, methane and nitrous oxide rose by more than the annual average in the past 10 years. Greenhouse gas emissions are […]
27 October 2021

Madeira Island trumps defaulting tourism with “Best August ever”

The Portuguese archipelago of Madeira broke the trend of a “defaulting tourism”, sparked by Covid-19, announcing the greatest summer ever-recorded in the month of August. 1. […]
27 October 2021

Belgium to reinstall use of masks indoors as Covid-19 cases increase

Belgium’s Consultative Committee met on Tuesday, October 26, and Prime Minister Alexander De Croo announced that masks will again be mandatory inside shops and other indoor […]
27 October 2021

Hawaii to welcome tourists again from November 1st

On October 19th, Hawaii’s Governor David Ige announced that the islands will welcome back business travelers and general tourists beginning November 1st as the average daily […]
27 October 2021

Brussels Airport is expecting more than 430,000 passengers during the autumn holidays

The autumn holidays are the first break after the summer holidays and are popular with those wanting to catch the last rays of sun in Europe, […]
27 October 2021

Emirates to recruit 6,000 operational staff over next six months

Emirates plans to boost its operational workforce by planning to recruit more than 6,000 staff over the next six months. As restrictions ease worldwide with the […]
26 October 2021
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Do you know how high a commercial plane flies and why?

You stand in line to use the restroom, hands in your pockets, a constant hum in your ears. You look out the window and see a […]
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