On Friday, September 6, 2013, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived in the capital of the province Flemish Brabant, Leuven, to begin their one-day visit.
According to the Belgian royal court the purpose of today’s event is to meet with local citizens, government officials as well as to “…visit various social, cultural [sites], and attend a working luncheon devoted to two thematic priorities for the province…”
Anyway, upon their arrival to the Leuven Town Hall Their Majesties were warmly welcomed by thousands of locals and the Mayor of Leuven, Mr. Louis Tobback, as well as the Governor of Flemish Brabant, Mr. Lodewijk De Witte. After formal greetings King Philippe and Queen Mathilde attended at reception and luncheon held in their honor, attended a concert/recital, and much more.
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Photo courtesy of Monarchie Belge