Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg

Random Royal News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Grand Duke Henri and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg.

On May 24, 2012, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg participated in the 30th anniversary of Natur & Emwelt /Fondation Hëllef fir d’Natur according to the Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg. Meanwhile, the French magazine, Paris Match, named Her Royal Highness Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg “Queen of Elegance” for the fantastic clothes … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II Attends a Reception for the Launch of ‘Queen Victoria’s Journals’ (VIDEOS)

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II was at Buckingham Palace on May 24, 2012, to attend a reception for the launch of ‘Queen Victoria’s Journals’.  Also, in attendance were Lady Jane Roberts, curator from the Royal Archives Collections and many others. According to the Press Association, the project, ‘Queen Victoria’s Journals’, consists of: More than 40,000 … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje Visits the Wetsus Water Technology in Leeuwarden. (VIDEO)

On May 24, 2012, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje visited the Wetsus Water Technology in Leeuwarden alongside the President of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, Mr. Robbert Dijkgraaf, and several other VIPs. Per the official website for Wetsus: … after an introduction, the group started an extensive lab tour. Six research topics … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

Their Serene Highness Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Attend the Second Practice Session at the Monaco F1 Grand Prix. Plus, Other News.

On May 24, 2012, Their Serene Highness Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco attended the “… second practice session at the Monaco F1 Grand Prix…”  Whilst there they mingled with attendees as well as the security staff. Click here to view photos. And, finally, if you were wondering why Princess Charlene did not … Continue reading

Belgian Royals

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium Visit the Residential Home, Villa Indigo.

Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium were in Evere on May 24, 2012, to visit the residential home, Villa Indigo. Upon their arrival the royal couple were greeted by the management of the home, met with residents, and staff who then gave the prince and princess a private tour of the … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco and former President of the United States Bill Clinton Attend the Charity Gala Event, ‘Nights in Monaco’.

On May 23, 2012, at the Hotel de Paris in Monte-Carlo, Monaco, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II attended the charity gala event entitled, Nights in Monaco. Accompanying the sovereign prince was former President of the United States, Bill Clinton, Baroness Elisabeth Anne de Massy and her lovely daughter, Melanie-Antoinette. Guests included actress Diane Kruger … Continue reading

British Royals

Random Royal News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and Ms. Zara Philips (VIDEOS)

On May 23, 2012, Zara Philips, daughter of Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal, carried the “…Olympic torch at Cheltenham racecourse while riding her horse, Toytown.”  As she made her dramatic entrance thousands of fans cheered her on while the theme song from the 1981 movie, Chariots of Fire, blasted through the speakers. Yeah, it was … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the Opening for the New Location of the Appel Arts Centre in Amsterdam

Her Royal Highness Princess Maxima of the Netherlands was in Amsterdam on May 23, 2012, to attend the opening of the new location for the Appel Arts Centre (AAC). Upon her arrival she was greeted by the Queen’s Commissioner of North Holland, Mr. Johan Remkes, Deputy Mayor, Carolien Gehrels, and staff from the AAC. During her visit … Continue reading

Belgian Royals / Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg

Random Royal News Regarding His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg and Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium.

On Wednesday, May 23, 2012, His Royal Highness Grand Duke Henri of Luxembourg held an audience with Mr.Wu Bangguo, the Chairman of the Standing Committee of the National People’s Assembly (AFN) of the People’s Republic of China (long title) held at the Grand Ducal Palace. Mr. Bangguo also met with “…the Prime Minister and Minister of State, … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco Participates in a Charity Football Match While Princess Charlene Cheers Him On. (VIDEO)

Begins at the 1:40 mark His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco participated in a charity football match with his team, Équipe Star pour les Enfants (Star Team for the Children), versus the F1 racing team, Nazionale Piloti, at the Stade Louis II in Monaco on May 22, 2012. Also, in attendance were Her Serene Highness … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Opens a New Provincial House in Leeuwarden

On Tuesday, May 22, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was in Leeuwarden to official open the new Fryslân provincial house. Upon her arrival, Her Majesty was greeted by hundreds of well-wishers, local dignitaries as well as a large choir of singers.  According to RVD, the provincial house “…comprises of new construction and partly restored … Continue reading

British Royals

Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh Visit the 2012 Chelsea Flower Show in London (VIDEO)

On May 21, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh visited the 2012 Chelsea Flower Show in London.  Also in attendance were Their Royal Highnesses the Earl and Countess of Wessex, His Royal Highness Prince Michael of Kent and his wife, as well as Her Royal Highness the Princess Royal. And, … Continue reading

British Royals

Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall Visit Canada: Day One and Two (VIDEOS)

On Sunday, May 20, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses the Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall arrived in Canada to begin their four-day visit as part of Her Majesty’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations. Click the links below to read more about the royal visit as well as to watch videos and view photos. VIDEOS (with … Continue reading