On October 27, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II visited Clontarf Aboriginal College where she watched basketballers and Australian Rules footballers in action and visited a cookery class where kangaroo stew was on the menu. She did not sample the exotic fare but remarked, “Smells good.” On being presented with a small pot of stew, she asked, “Recently made?”… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh in Perth, Australia: Day Nine (VIDEO)
Fresh from his trip to New Zealand and official visit to Nepal, H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 2011 Peace and Sport International Forum in Monaco on October 27, 2011. The Peace and Sport International Forum brings together heads of state as well as international figures from the political, sporting, private sector and civil society… Read More H.S.H. Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends the ‘Peace and Sport International Forum 2011’ in Monaco
On October 26, 2011, T.R.H.s Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands attended the Development in Business conference in Amsterdam this afternoon. The purpose of the conference is “… to expand the cooperation development between the government and industry.” To view photos from today’s event please click here. Photo courtesy of: Het Koninklijk Huis
On October 25, 2011, H.R.H. Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg attended the Avenir de l’Entrepreneuriat, Vers Plus de Mixité Hommes/Femmes debate in Luxembourg. The event was organized by the Women’s Federation Cheffes Works of Luxembourg and the Women Leaders Luxembourg. To view a photo please click here. Source: Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg
On October 26, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited Melbourne, Australia. During their brief stop to the lovely city the royal couple opened the new Royal Children’s hospital and took a tram ride to the Government House. Soon, they were off to Perth, Australia where the royal couple arrived… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh Visit Melbourne and Perth, Australia (VIDEOS)
Recently, H.R.H. The Hereditary Grand Duke Prince Guillaume of Luxembourg attended a concert commemorating the 65th anniversary of the Jeunesses Musicales du Luxembourg. To view a photo please click here.
On October 25, 2011, H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands opened a new building, Oecumenisch Diaconaal Centrum Stem, in Haarlem. Apparently, the old building had become too small for the many activities and services provided to those in need so they built a new one. To view photos please click here and here. Later on in the afternoon, Princess… Read More H.R.H. Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Opens a New Building in Haarlem. Plus, Other News.
On October 25, 2011, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was in Baarn to open a new school building at her old alma mater, Baarnsch Lyceum. According to the Dutch newspaper, De Stentor, Queen Beatrix and her sisters attended the school in the 1950s. Many years later her sons, Prince Willem-Alexander and Prince Friso,… Read More Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Opens a New School Building (VIDEO)
On her last day in Canberra, Australia, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited the Australian War Memorial. Whilst there she laid a wreath at the foot of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier as well as meeting with past and present members of the Australian Armed Forces. To watch a video… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and The Duke of Edinburgh Visit the Australian War Memorial (VIDEO)
T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco are currently in the tiny country of Nepal for the next few days. The princely couple will go to the village of Dhuseni to visit the school built by the Monaco Aide et Présence association, now known as one of the ten best schools in this… Read More T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Visit Nepal