Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Along with Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Visit Oman: Final Day (VIDEO)

On the final day of their state visit to Oman, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands along with Their Royal Highnesses Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima visited the Sultan Qaboos Grand Mosque in Muscat. Unfortunately, it seems that the Freedom Party (PVV) in the Netherlands are not exactly happy campers when they saw the images… Read More Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Along with Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Visit Oman: Final Day (VIDEO)

Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium Visits Leuven

Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium was in Leuven this afternoon to met with volunteers from the Médiation de quartier par des bénévoles held at the Provincial House.  This group, Médiation de quartier par des bénévoles, aims to restore communication and social cohesion among neighbors in the area.  Furthermore, to promote a sense of security… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Mathilde of Belgium Visits Leuven

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Announced as Patron of the World Olympians Association

On January 12, 2012, it was announced that His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco has been named patron of the World Olympians Association (WOA).  The sovereign prince replaces former IOC President, Juan  Samaranch, who passed away. In a press release, WOA President, Joël Bouzou, stated that he was honored to have Prince Albert as patron… Read More His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Announced as Patron of the World Olympians Association

His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Attends a Poetry Contest Held at the Imperial Palace in Japan

On January 12, 2012, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan along with Empress Michiko, Crown Prince Naruhito and Prince Akishino attended the annual New Year’s Poetry Contest held at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo. The theme for this year’s reading of “tanka” Japanese poems was “shore.” The Imperial family along with dozens of attendees sat silently inside… Read More His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Attends a Poetry Contest Held at the Imperial Palace in Japan