Dutch Royal Family

Members of the Dutch Royal Family Celebrate Koninginnedag 2012 in Rhenen and Veenendaal (VIDEOS)

On April 30, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands along with Their Royal Highnesses Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Constantijn and Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands, and other members of the lovely Dutch royal family celebrated Koninginnedag 2012 in the Utrecht province of Rhenen … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Loves His Bicycle!

On Sunday, April 29, 2012, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco enjoyed his leisurely day off by participating in a “charity bicycle race” to raise money for the Princesse Charlene de Monaco Fondation. The sovereign prince along with “…thirty high-profile racers cycled from St.Tropez to the principality…”  At this time it is unknown … Continue reading

Princely Family of Liechtenstein

His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein Vows to Quit His Princely Duties

According to AFP news, His Serene Highness Hereditary Prince Alois von und zu Liechtenstein and his family vowed to quit their princely duties, “…if Liechtenstein passes a referendum eliminating the prince’s veto, a power enshrined in the constitution.” Last month the prince stated: The royal family is not willing to undertake its political responsibilities unless the … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco Visits L’Exposition Canine Internationale de Monaco

On Saturday, April 28, 2012, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco attended L’Exposition Canine Internationale de Monaco held at the Espace Fontevielle in Monaco. The two-day event, organized by the Societe Canine de Monaco, was also attended by Baroness Elizabeth-Anne de Massy, Melanie-Antoinette de Massy, and the princess’s brother, Mr. Gareth Wittstock. According to the newspaper, Monaco … Continue reading

Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg

His Royal Highness Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg and Comtesse Stéphanie de Lannoy: The Engagement Press Conference and Reception (VIDEOS)

On April 27, 2012, His Royal Highness Hereditary Grand Duke Guillaume of Luxembourg and his lovely fiancée, Comtesse Stéphanie de Lannoy, attended a luncheon held at the Palais Grand-Ducal to celebrate their engagement.   Also in attendance were Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg, the Comtesse’s parents, and a … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Visit Wales: Day Two (VIDEOS)

On April 27, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh continued their visit to Wales as part of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations. During today’s tour Her Majesty and the duke opened the Ynysowen Community Primary School where the queen unveiled a new plaque.  From there the royal couple open the Works … Continue reading

Spanish Royals

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias Hold Audiences at Zarzuela Palace. Plus, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain Goes Back to Work… and Nobody Cares. (VIDEO)

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias held audiences with representatives from DIRCOM, members of the FEDEPE as well as the winners from the XXth Edición de los Premios de Dicha Federación. Click here to view photos. Meanwhile, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I (the Elephant Killer) of Spain is currently hiding … Continue reading

British Royals

Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge Meet with Soldiers and Attend a Reception (VIDEOS)

On April 26, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge were in London this afternoon where they attended a reception honoring “…a group of British soldiers who recreated the famous Scott-Amundsen race to the South Pole.” Afterward, the royal couple were at the Imperial War Museum in London where they participated in … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family / Royal and Princely House of Hohenzollern

Random Royal News Regarding the Beau Sancy Diamond (Owned by H.I.R.H. Prince Georg Friedrich of Prussia) and His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco. (VIDEO)

As you may or may not know by now the famous Beau Sancy diamond, currently owned by His Imperial and Royal Highness Prince Georg Friedrich of Prussia, is about to be sold at auction via Sotheby’s in Geneva next month.  In the video above, Mr. David Bennett discusses the history of the diamond and much … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Visit Wales. Plus, Other News.(VIDEOS)

On April 26, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited Wales as part of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations. The queen and the duke toured Llandaff Cathedral, visited the Cyfarthfa Castle Museum, attended a luncheon held in their honor at the Margam Country Park and much more. Click the links below to watch … Continue reading

Imperial Family of Japan

Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan Visit the World’s Tallest Broadcasting Tower

Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan visited the Tokyo Sky Tree aka world’s tallest “freestanding broadcasting” tower in Tokyo, Japan on April 26, 2012. According to the Imperial Household Agency, “The imperial couple viewed the sight of Tokyo on the 450-meter second deck after hearing an explanation about the 634-meter tower.” … Continue reading