Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex Visits Germany.

On October 17, 2012, Her Royal Highness The Countess of Wessex was in Paderborn, Germany for an important visit.  Click here for more information about her trip from the Express newspaper.

Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain Visits Bolivia. (VIDEOS)

Yesterday, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain was in El Alto, Bolivia, where she gave a speech expressing her:

“…admiration for the work of the Spanish aid workers in Bolivia, that helps improve the lives of half a million families, and showed their support for the educational development in the most disadvantaged populations of Bolivia…”

Her Majesty also visited Tiwanaku to “…check progress of the archaeological work carried out in the ruins of this ancient pre-Columbian city…”

Today, Her Majesty flew to Santa Cruz de la Sierra in eastern Bolivia to meet with Governor Rubén Costas to discuss “… projects supported by Spanish cooperation…”

T.S.H.s Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco Visit Kraków, Poland. (VIDEO)

On Thursday, October 18, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco arrived in Kraków on their second day of their official three-day visit to Poland.

This morning the princely couple met with the Mayor of Kraków, Mr. Jacek Majchrowski, who gave them a tour of “…some of Kraków’s municipal headquarters.  The conversation concerned local tourism, ecology, and activities…” according to Mayor Majchrowski.  “The prince is also a member of the International Olympic Committee and the issue of Kraków hosting the Winter Olympics was also discussed.”

Soon, the sovereign prince and princess “…went to Wawel Hill where they given a private tour of Wawel Castle and Wawel Cathedral… ” Afterward, Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene visited the University of Jagiellonian where the sovereign prince held a private meeting with Professor Wojciech Nowak. Prince Albert II then gave a lecture at the University of Jagiellonian regarding “…climate change in the polar zone.”