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Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Open the 2014-2015 Curso Escolar. (VIDEO)

On Tuesday, September 16, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Centro de Educación Infantil y Primaria Ben-Cho-Shey in Pereiro de Aguiar to officially open the 2014-2015 Curso Escolar (Opening of the School Year/Courses).

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Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Presents an Award at Palacio del Senado. (VIDEO)


On Monday, September 15, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Palacio del Senado in Madrid to attend the X Edition of the Premio Luis Carandell de Periodismo Parlamentario (Luis Carandell Journalism Award).

During today’s event Her Majesty presented the prestigious award to Ms. Carmen del Riego.

His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Meets with the President of the Philippines. (VIDEO)

On Monday, September 15, 2014, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain held an audience with the President of the Philippines, Mr. Benigno Aquino III, at Palacio de La Zarzuela in Madrid.

The purpose of President Aquino’s two-day visit to Madrid is to strengthen bilateral and economic ties between the Philippines and Spain.

His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Presides Over the Opening of the 2014/2015 Año Judicial. (VIDEO)


On Wednesday, September 10, 2014, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain arrived at the Palacio de Justicia in Madrid, Spain, to preside over the opening of the 2014/2015 Año Judicial (Legal Year).

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Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Holds an Audience at Palacio de La Zarzuela. (VIDEO)


On Tuesday, September 9, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain held an audience at Palacio de La Zarzuela in Madrid with the Ministra de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad (Minister of Health, Social Services and Equality), Ms. Ana Mato, and with the Secretaria de Estado de Servicios Sociales e Igualdad (Secretary of State for Social Services and Equality), Ms. Susana Camarero.

Thereafter, Her Majesty presided over a meeting with members of the Consejo del Real Patronato sobre Discapacidad (Council of the Royal Board on Disability).

TM’s King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Welcome the President of Panama to Madrid. (VIDEO)


On September 8, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain welcomed the President of Panama, Mr. Juan Carlos Varela and his wife, First Lady Lorena Castillo de Varela, to Palacio Real in Madrid, Spain.

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Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Visit the Raixa Country Estate. (VIDEO)


On Monday, August 11, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain accompanied by their two daughters, Her Royal Highness Princess Leonor and Her Royal Highness Princess Sofia, visited the historic Raixa country estate in Bunyola on the island of Mallorca.

According to the website, See Mallorca, the Raxia country estate, located in the Tramuntana mountains, dates back to the 13th century:

“The house has passed through several noble families through the centuries, and was transformed to its present Italian style villa in the 18th century.

The estate consists of several homes arranged around a central courtyard, with several farm buildings. The present gardens date to the 19th century, and feature a large pond, the gardens of Apollo and the southern gardens. To the east lie faux ‘ruins’ (common for this period) such as a manmade grotto, a neo-Arabic view point and a neoclassical temple.”

Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Holiday on the Island of Palma de Mallorca. (VIDEO)


On August 5, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain accompanied by their two daughters, Their Royal Highnesses Infanta Leonore and Infanta Sofia, met with the press outside Palacio de Marivent on the island of Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

The royal family will remain on holiday on the lovely island for the next several days.

Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Visit Paris, France. (VIDEOS)

On Tuesday, July 22, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrived in Paris, France, for a one-day official visit.

After landing at the airport where they were warmly welcomed to France by various government officials Their Majesties arrived at the Palais de l’Élysée to attend a luncheon held in their honor and hosted by the President of France, Mr. François Hollande.

In the afternoon, Their Majesties attended a meeting at the Assemblée Nationale with the Président de l’Assemblée Nationale, Mr. Claude Bartolone, and met with the Prime Minister of France, Mr. Manuel Valls, at the Hôtel Matignon.

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Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain Meet with Students at the Palacio Real de El Pardo. (VIDEO)

On Monday, July 21, 2014, Their Majesties King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Palacio Real de El Pardo in Madrid to meet with 200 students participating in the program, Ruta BBVA 2014.

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His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Attends the Opening of the Exhibition, Diseñar América: El Trazado Español de los Estados Unidos. (VIDEO)

On July 3, 2014, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain arrived at the Biblioteca Nacional de España in Madrid to attend the opening of the exhibition, Diseñar América: El Trazado Español de los Estados Unidos.

According to the official website for Biblioteca Nacional de España this unique exhibition:

“…brings together, under the same looking glass, Spain’s ample contribution to the construction of the United States territory, landscape and cities, presenting this as a living legacy under constant renovation. This is, therefore, a fluid dialogue between past and present illustrated by more than 70 original works from the collections of the National Library of Spain, the Spanish General Military Archive and the Archives of the Spanish Naval Museum.”

Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain Attends the 150th Anniversary Celebrations of the Fundación de Cruz Roja Española. (VIDEO)

spainOn Friday, July 4, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain arrived at the Palacio Municipal de Congresos in Madrid to attend the 150th anniversary celebrations of the founding of the Fundación de Cruz Roja Española and the annual commemoration of the Día Mundial de la Cruz Roja and the Media Luna Roja.

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His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain Holds an Audience.

casarealOn Thursday, July 3, 2014, His Majesty King Felipe VI of Spain held an audience at Palacio de la Zarzuela in Madrid with representatives from the European Australian Business Council (EABC).

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