Since the Grand Duke & Duchess will be arriving In Portugal tomorrow I thought we should make a thread for their visit.
The Schedule for the 7th, 8th, and 9th is as follows:
7th of September
11:25 - The Grand Dukes arrive at the Jeronimos Monastery @ the praca do Imperio
- Wreath laying Ceremony at Luiz Vaz de Camoes tomb
12:10 - Arrival at the Belem Palace
- Military Honors
- National Anthems
- Official Photograph
- Singing of the guest of honor book
- Exchange of decorations & gifts.
12:30 - Audience between the President & first lady & the Grand Dukes.
12:35 - Audience between the President & The Grand Duke.
13:10 - Press conference by the president & Grand duke to the media at the Belem Palace
13:20 - Lunch offered by the president & the First lady to the Grand Ducal couple at the Belem Palace.
20:15 - Banquet offered by the president & the First lady to the Grand Ducal couple at the Ajuda Palace.
8th of September
??:?? - Seminar on finance & Banking hosted by the GD & Minister Jeannot Krecke,
??:?? - Grand Duke & Grand Duchess will visit the medieval monument/ Castle of St George.
??:?? - The Grand Duke will have an Audience with the Prime Minister while The Grand Duchess accompanied by the First lady visit Casa Sol Association.
12:45 - The Portuguese First Lady will host a lunch in honor of the Grand Duchess at Feitoria restaurant.
??:?? - Grand Duke's visit Cascais where they will unveil a bust of Grand Duchess Charlotte at the Casa Santa Maria.
20:00 - The President & first lady will attend a jazz concert by the Demuth Quartet, offered by the Grand Ducal Couple at the Jeronimos Monastery.
20:30 - Return dinner offered by the Grand Ducal Couple in honor of the President & First lady at the Jeronimos Monastery.
9th of September
??:?? - Grand Ducal couple will visit the City of Coimbra where they will first meet the municipal council.
??:?? - Then visit the monastery of Santa Cruz (early pantheon of Portuguese Kings).
??:?? - Then they will visit the University of Coimbra the oldest university in Portugal.
??:?? - At the historic Library the Grand Duke will host a speech on the topic: " Luxembourg a land of immigration and host", then he will visit the Pedro Nunes Institute. While the Grand Duchess will host a round table discussion on Micro-finance.
Schedule taken from here