On Thursday, March 6, 2014, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco continued his visit to Rabat, Morocco.
According to AFP, the sovereign prince visited the “…necropolis complex of [the] ancient Roman Mauretania Tingitana…” and the Chellah archeological site. Thereafter, Prince Albert II visited the Fondation Orient-Occident and the Moroccan Association for Support and Assistance to People with Down’s Syndrome (AMSAT) in Rabat.
On Thursday, March 6, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark arrived at the British Museum in London to officially open the highly anticipated exhibition,Vikings: Life and Legend.
Per the British Museum regarding the exhibition:
“Discover the Viking world in this major exhibition – the first at the British Museum for over 30 years. Swords and axes, coins and jewellery, hoards, amulets and religious images show how Vikings created an international network connecting cultures over four continents. At the centre of the exhibition will be the surviving timbers of a 37-metre-long Viking warship, the longest ever found.”
Vikings: Life and Legend will be open to the public until June 22, 2014. For more information about the exhibition please click here.
On Friday, March 7, 2014, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands officially opened the Sportcomplex Koning Willem-Alexander in Hoofddorp.
According to RVD, the new Sportcomplex:
“…offers space for two competition pools, a recreational pool, a sports hall and a turn center. The complex is designed for both amateur and professional athletes. Thus, the accommodation is specifically designed for sports gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, synchronized swimming and racing.
The facilities offer talented young athletes and potential athletes opportunities to optimally prepare national sporting events. By the supply and design of the sports can also serve as a venue for national championships.”