(VIDEOS) Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium Visit Kasteel Heeze.

On the evening of Wednesday, November 30, 2016, Their Majesties King Philippe and Queen Mathilde of Belgium visited Kasteel Heeze in the Netherlands.

The royal couple were welcomed to the 17th century castle by its current owner, Baron Tuyll van Serookerken, the Mayor of Heeze-Leende, Mr. Paul Verhoeven, and various Dutch government officials.

Prior to their visit to Kasteel Heeze Their Majesties visited the High Tech Campus in Eindhoven where they participated in a symposium as well as workshops which focused on the “…future of the Dutch and Belgian media…” according to Dutch newspaper, Eindhovens Dagblad.

On Vacation… Again.

Well, ladies and gentleman it is that time of year again where I will be on vacation for one month.

So, where will I be?  Panama.  In the video above will give you a glimpse of my lovely little village in Panama.

Anyway, hopefully I will be able to bring you the latest royal news from time to time (there is limited internet access where I live) so if you would like to check back to my little ‘ole blog please do so.

And, with that… have a wonderful day everyone!

🙂

HSH Prince Albert II of Monaco Presents Certificates to Students.

albOn the evening of Tuesday, December 15, 2015, His Serene Highness Prince Albert II of Monaco attended the 2015 Outward Bound Annual Awards ceremony held at the Yacht Club de Monaco in Monte-Carlo.

During the ceremony the sovereign prince, as Patron of Outward Bound Monaco, presented certificates to thirty-seven students who completed Outward Bound program over the summer.

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HM Queen Letizia of Spain Attends a Seminar at the Biblioteca Nacional de España.

On the morning of November 3, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Letizia of Spain attended the seminar, Cooperación Española 2030: España y la Nueva Agenda de Desarrollo Sostenible, held at the Biblioteca Nacional de España in Madrid.

The purpose of today’s seminar, organized by the Biblioteca Nacional de España and the Real Instituto Elcano, was to:

“…contribute to a new strategic vision for the Spanish cooperation framed by Agenda 2030.  The seminar follows the United Nations Sustainable Development Summit 2015, which took place last September. The participants agreed on 17 Sustainable Development Goals and an international agenda for achieving them before 2030.” 

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Photo courtesy of Getty Images/C. Alvarez

HM Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Opens an Exhibition.

QMIIOn Wednesday, October 7, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II and His Royal Highness Prince Henrik of Denmark arrived at the Statens Museum for Kunst in Copenhagen to officially open the exhibition, Eckersberg: En Smuk Løgn.

The exhibition showcases the works of the late Danish artist, Mr. Christoffer Wilhelm Eckersberg.

Eckersberg: En Smuk Løgn will be open to the public on October 8-January 24, 2016.

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Photo courtesy of Kongehuset

HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Participates in a Symposium.

Princess Maxima of the Netherlands 2011On Tuesday, October 6, 2015, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands arrived at the Tobacco Theater in Amsterdam to participate in the Wijzer in Geldzaken (Money Wise) Symposium.

Held under the theme, The Silent Power of Financial Resilience, today’s gathering focused on “…how consumers can be sufficiently financially resilient…” according to AFP News.

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Photo courtesy of RVD/HKH