On the evening of Friday, October 24, 2014, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium arrived at the Théâtre Royal de la Monnaie in Brussels to attend the première of, Shell Shock, an opera by composer, Mr. Nicholas Lens and author and famous musician, Mr. Nick Cave (yeah, that Nick Cave). The opera… Read More Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Enjoy a Night at the Opera.
On October 24, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands arrived at the Paleis Het Loo in Apeldoorn to attend the 200th anniversary celebrations of the Koninklijke Marechaussee (Royal Military Police). Click here and/or here to watch videos. Click here to view photos. Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH
On Friday, October 24, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited the Music Fund organization in Marche-en-Famenne. Celebrating their 10th anniversary this year the Music Fund is a restoration atelier for musical instruments. Click here to watch a video news report. Please click here to view photos.
On October 23, 2014, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands arrived at the Nieuwe Kerk in Amsterdam to open the exhibition, Magisch Afrika: Maskers en Beelden uit Ivoorkust (Magic Africa: Masks and Sculptures from the Ivory Coast). The exhibition contains “…over two hundred enchanting and mysterious art objects from Ivory Coast…” according to… Read More Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands Opens the Exhibition, Magisch Afrika: Maskers en beelden uit Ivoorkust.
This morning the Swedish royal court announced that His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden will marry his longtime controversial girlfriend, Miss Sofia Hellqvist, on Saturday, June 13, 2015 inside the magnificent Slottskyrkan (royal chapel) at the Kungliga Slottet (royal palace) in Stockholm. In a brief statement the happy couple noted that they were… Read More Wedding Date Set for His Royal Highness Prince Carl Philip of Sweden.
On Thursday, October 23, 2014, His Majesty king Philippe of Belgium attended Erasmus Belgica’s 10th anniversary celebrations in Brussels. Established in 2004, Erasmus Belgica was created as an: “…initiative of the Fondation Prince Philippe aimed at encouraging higher education student mobility within the three Communities in Belgium. The program allows students to take part of… Read More His Majesty king Philippe of Belgium Celebrates 10 Years of Erasmus Belgica.
On the evening of October 22, 2014, 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 hosted a gala dinner at the Kungliga Slottet (royal palace) in Stockholm for members of… Read More Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend a Gala Dinner at the Kungliga Slottet. (VIDEO)
On Wednesday, October 22, 2014, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain attended the 25th anniversary celebrations of the Organización Nacional de Trasplantes (ONT) held at the Ministerio de Sanidad, Servicios Sociales e Igualdad in Madrid, Spain.
Recently, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco met with the President of the International Red Cross, Mr. Peter Maurer, in Monte-Carlo. During their meeting the sovereign prince and Mr. Maurer discussed various issues including the Syrian crisis and Red Cross humanitarian work.
On October 22, 2014, Their Imperial Majesties Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko of Japan viewed the exhibition entitled, Life of the Emperor and Empress, held at the Takashimaya Department Store in Tokyo, Japan.