British Royals / Royal documentaries

‘Prince Charles: The Royal Restoration’ Another Documentary

Okay, here is the last documentary post for the day. ¬† ūüôā ¬†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. Continue reading

French Royalty / Royal documentaries

‘The French Revolution, The Monarchy, and Maximilien Robespierre’ Two Documentaries.

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 … Continue reading

British Royals / Royal documentaries

‘Warts and All – Portrait of a Prince’ A Documentary Hosted by Historian, Dr. Lucy Worsley.

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 … Continue reading

Dutch Royal Family

Random Royal News Regarding Their Royal Highnesses Prince Willem-Alexander of Oranje and Princess Maxima of the Netherlands. (VIDEO)

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 … Continue reading

Princely Family of Liechtenstein

The Princes vs. The People: A Showdown in the Principality of Liechtenstein

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 … Continue reading

Monaco Princely Family

Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Attend Pique Nique de la Croix Rouge Mon√©gasque. Plus, News Regarding the 2012 Jumping International de Monte-Carlo (VIDEO)

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 … Continue reading