On December 24, 2015, the Belgian royal court released a video taped Christmas message from His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium. The video was filmed inside the Palais Royal in Brussels. Below is a rough translation of His Majesty’s speech. Ladies and gentlemen, The Christmas holidays and New Year are an opportunity to reaffirm our… Read More (VIDEO) A Christmas Message From His Majesty King Philippe of Belgium.
On Wednesday, December 23, 2015, His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan celebrated his 82nd birthday. In the morning thousands — 26,267 to be exact — of Japanese citizens and tourists arrived at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Japan to wish the beloved emperor a very happy birthday. Speaking from the balcony, where he was accompanied… Read More (VIDEOS) His Imperial Majesty Emperor Akihito of Japan Celebrates His 82nd Birthday.
On the evening of Monday, December 21, 2015, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden arrived at the Gustaf Vasa Kyrka in Stockholm to attend a Christmas concert entitled, Jul i Vasastan. Led by Swedish conductor, Mr. Jonas Gidberg, the lovely royal couple and guests listened to traditional as well as contemporary chorale music… Read More (VIDEO) TRHs Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden Attend a Concert.
On Monday, December 21, 2015, His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales made a one-day visit to the region of Cumbria in North West England. Earlier this month the area was destroyed by severe flooding thanks to Storm Desmond. According to Clarence House during today’s visit The Prince of Wales visited McVitie’s Factory Carlisle to:… Read More (VIDEOS) HRH The Prince of Wales Visits Cumbria.
On the evening of Sunday, December 20, 2015, Their Majesties King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia of Sweden accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, Their Royal Highnesses Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia of Sweden and Her Royal Highness Princess Madeleine of Sweden and Mr. Christopher O’Neill… Read More Members of the Swedish Royal Family Attend a Gala in Stockholm.
On the evening of December 17, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco and Her Royal Highness Princess Caroline of Hanover attended the 2015 Année de la Russie à Monaco closing concert held inside the stunning Salle Garnier at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo. The sovereign prince and the princess along with hundreds of attendees were treated… Read More (VIDEO) HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Attends a Concert at the Opéra de Monte-Carlo.
On the evening of Saturday, December 19, 2015, Her Royal Highness Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands attended the première of the theatre reading of Juliana: Moeder van het Volk, Over Koningschap en Emancipatie, held at the Stadsschouwburg in Amsterdam. Directed by Mr. John Leerdam tonight’s performance is an ode to the late Queen Juliana of the Netherlands who… Read More HRH Princess Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends the Première of Juliana: Moeder van het Volk, Over Koningschap en Emancipatie.
On Saturday, December 19, 2015, Her Imperial Majesty Empress Michiko of Japan arrived at the Suntory Hall in Minato, Tokyo, Japan to attend a concert performance by violinist, Ms. Yasuko Otani, accompanied by the National Philharmonic Society of Ukraine Kiev. This afternoon’s performance also marked the 40th anniversary violin début by Ms. Otani according to Kyodo News.
On Thursday, December 17, 2015, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall attended the 2015 London International Horse Show held at the Olympia Exhibition Center in London, England. The lovely duchess of Patron of the British Equestrian Federation. Click here to view photos. Photo courtesy of Getty Images/S.Wilson
On Thursday, December 17, 2015, His Majesty King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands visited the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) in Casteau, Belgium. According to a SHAPE press release His Majesty was warmly welcomed to the headquarters by the: “…Supreme Allied Commander Europe (SACEUR) General Philip Breedlove as well as senior military commanders. Upon his arrival… Read More (VIDEO) HM King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands Visits SHAPE.