H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands in Alphen aan den Rijn

After a nice holiday with her family, H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands is back at work.  This afternoon in Alphen aan den Rijn (south of Amsterdam) the vivacious princess inaugurated the Museum Archeologiehuis.  The new museum contains:

Remains of the humans which were murdered about 1700 before Christ were exposed at the exposition. The museum contains the Roman Museum, the Provincial Archaeological Center and the Archaeological Work Community. (source)

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‘Royalty in the Islands’: A News Story about King Kamehameha IV and Queen Emma of Hawai’i. Plus, Other News.

Here is an old news report (April 28, 2011) from KITV News in Hawai’i about the royal wedding between Their Majesties King Kamehameha IV and Queen Emma of Hawai’i.  Click here to watch the video.   🙂  By the way, the reporters mention the word Kahili in the news report, and if you don’t know what a Kahili is, it’s basically a large pole made up of native Hawaiian manu feathers on top.  

Another news report from KITV News about Hulihe’e Palace on O’ahu.  Click here to watch.

An article and video regarding Princess Abigail Kawananakoa.  Click here to read.

Finally, here is another news report about I’olani Palace.  Click here to watch.

Photos: Author’s own and the Star Bulletin.

H.I&R.H. Prinz Georg Friedrich von Preußen and H.S.H.Prinzessin Sophie von Isenburg: A Video News Report About the Upcoming Imperial Wedding

With less than five days until the nuptials between H.I.&R.H. Prinz Georg Friedrich von Preußen and H.S.H. Prinzessin Sophie von Isenburg, the German television network, RBB, released a nice video news report about the couple on August 22, 2011.   Click here to watch (scroll down a bit and look to your left hand side to see the video clip entitled, Porträt des Brautpaares.)