Okay, here is the last documentary post for the day. 🙂 Here is the fantastic program entitled, Prince Charles: The Royal Restoration. The program, “… follows Prince Charles and his team as they try to save Dumfries House, one of Scotland’s most important stately homes.” Click here to watch the documentary.
Here are two documentaries regarding the French Revolution “… which abolished the absolute monarchy in France…” The first documentary, produced by the History Channel, is simply entitled, The French Revolution. Overall, the program is okay. The second documentary by the BBC is entitled, Terror Robespierre and the French Revolution. Here is a synopsis: The watchwords of the French… Read More ‘The French Revolution, The Monarchy, and Maximilien Robespierre’ Two Documentaries.
Yes, it is documentary Saturday and here is yet another program hosted by historian Dr. Lucy Worsley entitled, Warts and All: Portrait of a Prince. This BBC Four documentary: … presents a vivid portrait of an age of elegance presided over by a prince of decadence – the infamous Prince Regent himself, a man with… Read More ‘Warts and All – Portrait of a Prince’ A Documentary Hosted by Historian, Dr. Lucy Worsley.
Here is the documentary about that infamous short dude who became the emperor of the French entitled, Napoleon’s Rise to Power, hosted by David McCullough. If you cannot get enough of Napoleon you can also watch the Discovery Channel’s program entitled, Icons of Power: Napoleon Bonaparte.
The Prince and Princess at ‘Hoe Duur Was de Suiker’ performance. On June 30, 2012, His Royal Highness Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje was in Den Haag to participate in Veteranendag 2012 (Veteran’s Day). The prince was accompanied by Dutch Prime Minister, Mr. Mark Rutte. According to RVD, Veteranendag is: … a tribute to the more than 100,000 Dutch… Read More Random Royal News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands. (VIDEO)
Could this be the end of the principality of Liechtenstein? Possibly. “The people of Liechtenstein will go to the polls on Sunday in a nationwide referendum aimed at curtailing the political power of the princely family…” the BBC News reports. If the referendum passes, which would remove the princes veto power over legislation, Prince Hans-Adam… Read More The Princes vs. The People: A Showdown in the Principality of Liechtenstein
After a brief holiday in Malibu, California for Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco and participating in the RIO+20/United Nations Conference on Sustainable Development in Brazil for His Serene Highness Prince Albert II the princely couple are finally back home in lovely Monaco. This afternoon, the sovereign prince and princess participated in the 2012… Read More Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Attend Pique Nique de la Croix Rouge Monégasque. Plus, News Regarding the 2012 Jumping International de Monte-Carlo (VIDEO)