On October 24, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall hosted a reception at St. James’s Palace in London ahead of “… the tour to Papua New Guinea, Australia And New Zealand to mark The Queen’s Diamond Jubilee…”
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On Monday, October 22, 2012, Their Serene Highnesses Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene of Monaco attended a luncheon held in their honor in New York City.
The event, held at the restaurant Daniel, was organized and hosted by Dom Pérignon and the Princess Grace Foundation Board of Trustees. Guests included the Princess Charlene’s close friend, model Karolina Kurkova, Her Royal Highness Firyal of Jordan, and socialite Lynn Wyatt to name a few.
On the evening of October 24, 2012, Their Majesties King Albert II and Queen Paola of Belgium along with Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde, Their Royal Highnesses Princess Astrid and Prince Lorenz, and Their Royal Highnesses Prince Laurent and Princess Claire attended a concert in, collaboration with the Festival de Wallonie and the Festival van Vlaanderen, held at the Palais de Bruxelles.
On Wednesday, October 24, 2012, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales hosted reception meeting with members of the In The Footsteps of Legends South Pole Expedition at Clarence House.
On October 24, 2012, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh presented the “…Cricket County Championship Medals to the Warwickshire Cricket Club…” at Buckingham Palace.
On Wednesday, October 24, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Philippe and Princess Mathilde of Belgium visited the Maison Intergénérationnelle d’Outremeuse at Raes-de-Heers in Liège.
According to La Monarchie Belge, during their visit the royal couple:
“… met with various associations who work in area of intergenerational activities. Today’s visit takes place within the framework of the European Year for Active Aging and Solidarity between generations.”
On October 24, 2012, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain arrived in India for an official four-day visit. The purpose of the trip is to “… strengthen bilateral ties in a number of areas including sectors like infrastructure, transport, energy and defense.”
Meanwhile in Madrid, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain presided over the inauguration of the Congreso Familias y Emancipación held at the ONCE Auditorium. Afterward, Her Majesty attended the inaugural conference entitled, Familias y Jóvenes Frente a la Crisis Global: ¿Juventud sin fin y fin de la Juventud?.