Her Royal Highness Infanta Elena of Spain Attends the Premios de Acción Humanitaria Doña María de las Mercedes. Plus, News Regarding His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain.

elenaOn the afternoon of Tuesday, May 28, 2013, Her Royal Highness Infanta Elena of Spain attended the II Edition of the Premios de Acción Humanitaria Doña María de las Mercedes held at the Iglesia Colegial del Divino Salvador in Sevilla, Spain.

After opening the session Infanta Elena proceeded to present awards to the Fundación Privada de la Obra Mercedaria, Fundación Juan Felipe Gómez Escobar and Manos Unidas.  And, that’s it.   🙂

In other news, after the Spanish royal court announced to the press that His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain decided to dump his beloved $27 million yacht the business owners who gave it to him — as a lovely gift — were not exactly happy campers upon hearing the news.  Basically, these business owners said, “Give us our damn boat back you ungrateful old king!”  Well, they didn’t use those exact words, but they sure are irritated.  Click here to read more about the “Boatgate” from the Telegraph newspaper.

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