On April 5, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II along with His Royal Highness the Duke of Edinburgh and Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York attended Maundy Service in York Minster. During today’s event Her Majesty “…handed out traditional Royal Maundy money to 172 people…” during the service at York Minster. The royal trip… Read More Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh and Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrice of York Attend Maundy Service in York Minster. Plus, Other News. (VIDEOS)
Ah, the Principality of Seborga. Never heard of it? Neither have I until today. Apparently, it’s a micro-nation located in the “… northwestern Italian Province of Imperia in Liguria…” and a stones throw from Monaco. Any way, this dinky nation has a new prince named Marcello, and when you are in his presence you are required… Read More ‘The Principality of Seborga’ A Documentary About Some Dinky Nation in Europe That 92% of the World’s Population Has Never Heard Of.
On April 5, 2012, Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands participated in a meeting with President Susilo Yudhoyono of Indonesia at the royal palace in Jakarta. The princess is currently in region as Special Advisor to the United Nations for Inclusive Finance to discuss “…accessibility of financial services, particularly for lower-income groups.” Click here to… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Participates in a Meeting with President Susilo Yudhoyono of Indonesia (VIDEO)
On March 30, 2012, His Majesty King Tupou VI of Tonga announced his heir to the Tongan throne at “…his residence Liukava.” Prince ‘Ulukalala, the king’s eldest son, is now known as His Royal Highness Crown Prince Tupouto’a ‘Ulukalala of Tonga. On April 5, 2012, members of the Tongan royal family ended their ten days of mourning by… Read More Random Royal News Regarding the Tongan Royal Family. Plus, News Regarding the 2012 Merrie Monarch Festival in Hilo, Hawai’i.
On April 5, 2012, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje launched the new campaign, Maatjes: Gezocht M/V, in Utrecht. The new campaign, supported by the Oranje Fonds: …seeks to recruit new volunteers who are committed to mentor or coach youth who need some extra support. The volunteers will support a youth in need for an extended… Read More His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje Launches the New Campaign, Maatjes: Gezocht M/V, in Utrecht (VIDEOS)
On Wednesday, April 4, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands opened the new EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam. Also, in attendance were well-known film director and photographer, Anton Corbijn, actors Monique van de Ven and Barry Atsma to name a few. According to the Dutch newspaper, Telegraaf, the new complex accommodates: …four movie… Read More Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Opens the EYE Film Museum in Amsterdam (VIDEO)