On November 25, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Sofia of Spain, along with Their Royal Highnesses Prince Felipe and Princess Letizia of Asturias, and their daughters, Her Royal Highness Infanta Elena and Her Royal Highness Infanta Cristina and her husband, Mr.Iñaki Urdangarin, visited His Majesty King Juan Carlos I at the Quirón San José Hospital in Madrid.
The old king had surgery on his left hip on Friday and is expected to be released from the hospital within the next three to four days.
Hospital managing director explaining to the press that His Majesty is recovering well and that the old king is able to stand up with the help of crutches.
On November 24, 2012, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met “… supporters and beneficiaries of the Welsh Rugby Charitable Trust.” The duke is patron of this charity. The royal couple also attended the Wales vs. New Zealand rugby match held at the Millennium Stadium in Cardiff, Wales.