Recently, as in today, H.R.H. The Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg was in Ankara and Istanbul, Turkey. The reason why he was there: To discuss trade and economics with various politicians from Turkey. According to the Luxembourg government’s official website: HRH Hereditary Grand Duke and the Minister Jeannot Krecke also had a working meeting… Read More H.R.H. The Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg in Turkey
On March 24, 2011, at 10am inside the Cathédrale de Monaco, the funeral for the late H.S.H. Princess Antoinette took place. The entire Princely family of Monaco was there including the de Massy family as well as friends and dignitaries of Monaco. The Roman Catholic funeral service, led by Monsignor Bernard Barsi, was a lovely one… Read More The Funeral for the Late H.S.H Princess Antoinette of Monaco
RIP, Ms. Taylor. 😦 For those of you who live in Los Angeles, CA, LACMA is having an exhibit entitled Elizabeth Taylor in Iran: Photographs by Firooz Zahedi. In 1976 Elizabeth Taylor visited Iran for the first and only time. Accompanying her was Firooz Zahedi, today a successful Hollywood photographer but then a recent art… Read More A Post for A Legend
On March 22, 1956, María Teresa Mestre y Batista-Falla was born in Havana, Cuba. The Grand Duchess’s life has been an interesting one to say the least. When Maria Teresa was just a wee tot she and her family fled Cuba during the revolution in 1959 and moved to New York City. In time the family… Read More Happy Birthday to Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg
So, last night I posted a link to a news report/panel discussion about H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco and Charlene Wittstock. Well, here is the same program, C Dans L’air, which airs on the French television network, France 5. This time the panel discusses the princely family of Monaco. Click to watch: Video Monaco… Read More News Program About the Princely Family of Monaco
Well, according to the journalist Simon Perry who writes for the American magazine, People, it is true. It is totally and utterly true that H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco and his beautiful fiancée, Charlene, will attend the upcoming British royal wedding on April 29, 2011. Are you not uber-excited?!!! I am… 🙂 lol… Read More H.S.H.Prince Albert II of Monaco and Charlene Wittstock to Attend the British Royal Wedding?
Here is a nice fluffy news report from a French television network. It’s actually not bad; moreover, there are some scenes with the couple that I have never seen before. Click the link to watch: Les fiancailles d\’Albert de Monaco et Charlène Wittstock 2010 Photo courtesy of: Day Life VALERY HACHE/AFP/Getty Images
Here is the weekly news and activities update from the Dutch royal news program, Blauw Bloed. Click the link where it says, Royals Steken Handen Uit de Mouwen, and enjoy!
For many in Monaco it has been an incredible sad four days with the recent passing of the beloved Princess Antoinette of Monaco this past March 17, 2011. In this morning’s Nice-Matin, there is an article regarding the death of the princess, what the people of Monaco are feeling as well as information about the final private… Read More Mourning in Monaco
After the death of H.S.H. Princess Antoinette of Monaco on March 17, 2011, the Palais Princier de Monaco has announced that H.S.H. Prince Albert II and his fiancée, Charlene Wittstock, have decided to not attend this year’s Rose Ball. The ball will go on which will, as always, raise money for the Princess Grace Foundation.… Read More H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco and Charlene Wittstock Will Not Attend the 2011 Rose Ball