H.R.H. The Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg Meets With the World Organization of Customs

Yesterday, March 30, 2011, H.R.H. The Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg met with various members from the Heads of Customs Administration of the European Region of World Customs Organization at the Grand Ducal Palace in Luxembourg City, Luxembourg.

Looking dashing with his beard and smart suit the heir to the Grand Ducal throne entertained  and spoke with the members of the WCO.  To learn more about this event as well as to view a photo please click the link: Cour Grand Ducale de Luxembourg

Source: Cour Grand Ducale de Luxembourg

Remembering Princess Ka’iulani at the Royal Mausoleum of Hawaii

On March 31, 2011, at the Royal Mausoleum of Hawai’i in Honolulu, Hawai’i members of the Princess Ka’iulani Project as well as international researchers and well-known scholars will hold a tribute and remembrance ceremony for the late Princess of Hawai’i starting at 6pm Hawai’i time.  Various bands will play including Hamish Douglas Burgess of the Maui Celtic.  After the service, the participants will part-take in a roundtable discussion about the Princess.

To learn more about the incredible and lovely Princess Ka’iulani as well as to learn more about the amazing people at the Princess Ka’uilani Project please click the link:  Official Website

Photo courtesy of: The Princess Ka\’iulani Project

H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the 6th Annual Ever Monaco Exhibition and Conference. Plus Other Updates.

On March 31, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the opening of the 6th Annual Ever Monaco Exhibition in Monte-Carlo, Monaco.

The exhibition and conference, held at the Grimaldi Forum, focuses on environmentally friendly vehicles “…and of renewable energies…” and technology.  According to the official site for the 2011 Ever Monaco website, many well-known auto companies are present this year including Honda, Toyota, Lexus, and Mitsubishi just to name a few. The auto companies are at the event to “…showcase the [their] latest models of ecological vehicles on the market…” which includes hybrids, electric, and biofuel (hydrogen) cars.

Overall, the Ever Monaco exhibition and conference is:

… intended to be a forum of specialists coming from both universities and industries, involved in R&D projects in the area of ecological vehicles and of renewable energies. They will have the opportunity to share their scientific, technical, business and social experiences with other attendees coming from all over the world, through the presentation and the discussion of their recent innovations either at lecture or dialogue sessions or at the different booths of the exhibition which will be organized in parallel with the conference. (EM)

The event ends of April 3, 2011.

To view photos from opening day of the 6th Annual Ever Monaco Exhibition and Conference with H.S.H. Prince Albert II please click these links: Ever Monaco.com and Press Photos

Source: Grimaldi Forum and Press Release Photo courtesy of: Grimaldi Forum


Two days before the opening of Ever Monaco, on March 29, 2011, H.S.H. Prince Albert II received an honorary degree from the Institute Portalis in Aix-en-Provence, France.

Oh Yay!

Good to know that he didn’t have to work and stress his cojones off to earn that “honorary degree” like the rest of us.  Oh no, I’m not bitter… lol    🙂

To view photos of H.S.H. Prince Albert II receiving the “…scarf of the Doctor Honoris Causa…” from Professor Jol-Benoit d’Onorio please click the link:  DayLife.com by GERARD JULIEN/AFP/Getty Images