On the morning of Friday, August 30, 2013, His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge — with a surprise appearance with Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge — started the 2013 Ring O’Fire Coastal Ultra Marathon on the island of Anglesey in Wales. For detailed information about today’s event please click the links below:… Read More The Duke of Cambridge Starts the 2013 Ring O’Fire Coastal Ultra Marathon. (VIDEOS)
On Thursday, August 29, 2013, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden visited Gävleborg County as part of a series of county visits on the occasion of His Majesty’s 40th anniversary on the throne. Please click here and here to view photos as well as to watch a video. Click here to watch a video… Read More TMs King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden Visit Gävleborg County. (VIDEOS)
On August 29, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark arrived at the Nationalhistoriske Museum at Frederiksborg Slot to preview the exhibition, Danmark og Zarernes Rusland: 1600-1900. According to the official website for the Nationalhistoriske Museum the exhibition, which will be open to the public beginning on August 30 -December 1, 2013, “…chronicles Russo-Danish… Read More News Regarding Members of the Danish Royal Family. (VIDEO)
On August 29, 2013, Her Imperial Majesty Empress Michiko of Japan was given piano lessons in Kusatsu in the Gunma Prefecture. The imperial couple are currently on holiday in Kusatsu for the next several days.
His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan met with the Palestinian President, Mr. Mahmoud Abbas, this morning in Amman. The two leaders discussed ways to achieve peace between the Palestinians and Israelis and the Syrian crisis. Later in the evening, His Majesty accompanied by Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan arrived at the Vatican to… Read More His Majesty King Abdullah II of Jordan Meets with the Palestinian President. Plus, News Regarding Her Majesty Queen Rania of Jordan. (VIDEO)
On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan enjoyed a friendly game of Tennis whilst on holiday in Karuizawa, Kitasaku District in the Nagano Prefecture.
On the afternoon of August 28, 2013, Her Royal Highness Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway arrived at the Akershus Festning in Oslo to officially open the Sculpture Park. The artworks within the park were designed by various Norwegian youths. Please click here to view photos. Click here to watch a video. Photo courtesy of Kongehuset Norway
Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands attended an early evening concert, held at the Koninklijk Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, on August 28, 2013. The princess along with hundreds of lucky guests listened as the European Union Youth Orchestra, under the direction of Mr. Thomas Søndergård, performed various works by the late composers, Mr. Igor… Read More HRH Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends a Concert. (VIDEO)
On the morning of Wednesday, August 28, 2013, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands arrived in Den Haag to attend the celebrations of the 100th anniversary of the Vredespaleis (Peace Palace). During today’s event His Majesty along with hundreds of guests listened to various speeches from Dutch Prime Minister, Mr. Mark Rutte, as well… Read More HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Attends the 100th Anniversary Celebrations of the Vredespaleis. (VIDEO)