On Tuesday, April 29, 2014, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I of Spain arrived in Muscat, Oman for a three-day official visit. The purpose of the visit is to strengthen economic and bilateral ties between Spain and Oman.
Anyway, after his arrival at the Seeb International Airport His Majesty was driven to the Muscat Gate Museum where he was warmly welcomed to Oman by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said.
After the official welcoming ceremony, His Majesty King Juan Carlos I and His Majesty Sultan Qaboos Bin Said arrived at Al Alam Palace where a reception was held in His Majesty’s honor.
This morning His Majesty King Juan Carlos I and his delegation attended several meetings with various Omani government officials and business executives.
On the afternoon of April 29, 2014, Her Serene Highness Princess Charlene of Monaco arrived at the Beverly Wilshire Hotel in Beverly Hills, California to attend The Colleagues’ 26th Annual Spring Luncheon.
During today’s event the lovely princess was presented with the 2014 Champion of Children Award.
On April 29, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh began their two-day visit to South Wales. This morning Her Majesty and the duke visited the Royal Dockyard Chapel in Pembroke Dock, toured the Cotts Farm Equine Hospital, and attended a luncheon held at Picton Castle in Haverfordwest.
For more information about today’s activities as well as to watch a video and view photos please click the links below.
On April 29, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Benedikte of Denmark celebrated her 70th birthday with friends and family including Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark, His Highness Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, His Royal Highness Prince Gustav of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, Their Royal Highnesses Princess Alexandra and Princess Nathalie of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, and Her Majesty Queen Anne-Marie of Greece at a private reception, hosted by His Highness Prince Richard of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, at beautiful Schloss Berleburg in Bad Berleburg, Germany.
Anyway, the German newspaper, Der Westen, recently had the chance to interview the princess about her life, work, and family.
Click here to view new photos of the princess and her family.
On April 29, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived in Stockholm, Sweden for a one-day official visit.
The day began with a visit to the royal palace where Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, and His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden warmly welcomed the Belgian king and queen to Stockholm.
Thereafter, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde toured the city, and met with various Swedish government officials including the Speaker of the Riksdag, Mr. Per Westerberg.