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2018 Christmas card of King and Queen of Spain revealed

As we inch closer to Christmas, royals are releasing their Christmas cards and holiday greetings to the public. This week, Zarzuela Palace released the 2018 Christmas card of King Felipe, Queen Letizia, 13-year-old Princess Leonor, and 11-year-old Infanta Sofía. © Casa de SM el Rey This year’s card features the family relaxed on a hike in front of Lakes of Covadonga in Asturias on what…
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Spain's King Juan Carlos returns home after surgery

King Juan Carlos of Spain has returned home from hospital after having surgery on his right knee last week. As he left the private Sanitas La Moraleja University Clinic yesterday, he was in good spirits and joked to the media, “I will not be able to run 100 metres, but I will be able to walk better.” He will continue to recover at home at Zarzuela Palace after spending the past four…
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Infanta Cristina joins rest of Spanish Royal Family for mass in memory of father of King Juan Carlos

Infanta Cristina has joined her parents and siblings at mass for her late paternal grandfather, Infante Juan, Count of Barcelona at the Basilica of the Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Also in attendance was Their Majesties King Felipe, Queen Letizia, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía and Her Royal Highness Infanta Elena. The mass commemorated the 25th anniversary of the death of King…
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King Juan Carlos celebrates 80th birthday

King Juan Carlos I, the father of Spain’s reigning King, Felipe VI, celebrates his 80th birthday today. How the former monarch is celebrating his special day has been kept private, but it has been reported that he will celebrate with his wife, children, grandchildren…
European Royals

Many special royal events ahead in 2018

There is only one day left in 2017, so it is time to look forward to the special events that will take place in 2018. 2018 will be the year in which many royals will celebrate special birthdays. January – May 2018 will first of all be the year of the third children.
Spain

King Felipe and King Juan Carlos attend ceremony for 300th anniversary of Marine Guard Company

Yesterday, King Felipe VI of Spain and his father, King Juan Carlos of Spain attended a ceremony yesterday for the 300th anniversary of the Marine Guard Company inMarín.Their Majesties presided over the main celebratory event for the 300th anniversary of the Marine Guard Company; it is the predecessor of thecurrent Naval Military School. The Marine Guard Company was created…
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