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Old 06-04-2009, 03:26 PM
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The Prince and the Princess only go to the bulls for official commitments. The Bullfight of the Beneficence has a long history, and its history was born with the Spanish Monarchy, the Royal House has a commitment.

Surely the Queen and the Infanta Cristina have had to come to the bulls at some time, though now they could allow not do it. The Queen Victoria Eugenia hated them and she went because it was her obligation.
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Old 06-04-2009, 05:01 PM
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I heard Letizia was asked yesterday if she liked the bulls, she said she liked it. Perhaps Felipe also likes it, at least he never dislikes it. They are not huge fans like the King or Elena, but don't mind to watch it once a year IMO.
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Old 06-05-2009, 08:13 AM
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More pics of Elena and Jaime at the Bullfight
Elena d'Espagne et son futur ex-mari Jaime de Marichalar : au même endroit, au même moment... mais pas ensemble !
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Old 06-07-2009, 07:14 AM
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Irenes birthday celebration

L'adorable petite-fille de la reine Sofia d'Espagne a fêté ses 4 ans ! Un anniversaire royal !
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Old 06-08-2009, 02:44 PM
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Spanish Princess Cristina (covered), Crown Princess Letizia Ortiz and Princess Maxima of Holland are pictured as they leave a restaurant in Barcelona, Spain, 08 June 2009.
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Infanta Cristina, Crown Princess Letizia Ortiz and Princess Maxima of Holland are pictured as they leave a restaurant in Barcelona

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Old 06-09-2009, 03:34 AM
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Letizia and Cristina have lunch with Maxima of Holland in BCN

Barcelona registered yesterday a princesses' plenary session. The princess of Asturias travelled to the city to deliver a scholarship of Oncology investigation in Cosmocaixa. Maxima came with a delegation of the Council for the Microcredits in Holland to know in The Caixa MicroBank's path

Letizia y Cristina comen con Mxima de Holanda en BCN | El Peridico de Catalunya | Gente
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Old 06-09-2009, 10:22 AM
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Letizia come con Cristinay Mxima en Barcelona - Gente - ElPeriodico de Aragon
Hola! - La princesa Letizia, la infanta Cristina y la princesa Mxima almuerzan juntas en Barcelona

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Old 06-10-2009, 05:49 AM
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i loved the pictures of maxima, letizia and cristina together, nice that they all found a slot to meet in between the busy schedules.

the article mentions that they had as starters grilled vegetables (letizia), ox carpaccio (cristina) and sauteed mushrooms (maxima) and that they all had scallops and veal as main. "they didn't order deserts but cristina and letizia had tea and maxima asked for an americano"
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Old 06-12-2009, 03:23 PM
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Doa Letizia es una inyeccin de modernidad. eldiariomontanes.es
If I understood correctly, this is an interview of Sabino Fernndez Campo, who has been working at the Casa Real for seventeen years.
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Old 06-12-2009, 11:50 PM
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Doa Letizia es una inyeccin de modernidad. eldiariomontanes.es
If I understood correctly, this is an interview of Sabino Fernndez Campo, who has been working at the Casa Real for seventeen years.
Can somebody pls. translate the article. I'm having a hard time reading especially that I have stopped attending my courses in Spanish...
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Old 06-13-2009, 08:08 PM
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Can somebody pls. translate the article. I'm having a hard time reading especially that I have stopped attending my courses in Spanish...

translation from google. I hope you can understand it.

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Old 06-13-2009, 10:07 PM
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Old 06-15-2009, 05:41 PM
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Infanta Cristina, Crown Princess Letizia Ortiz and Princess Maxima of Holland are pictured as they leave a restaurant in Barcelona

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I heard this lunch date has become controversial. I read the write-ups online, but I don't understand Spanish. What's so wrong about two crown princesses going to lunch together when they both happened to be in the same city? Geez, pathetic press.
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Old 06-15-2009, 06:19 PM
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I heard this lunch date has become controversial. I read the write-ups online, but I don't understand Spanish. What's so wrong about two crown princesses going to lunch together when they both happened to be in the same city? Geez, pathetic press.
The only problem is that in Spain there is too many competition between the press and protests who did not obtain the photo, and they have protested because the Royal Family did not announce this lunch. The Princess Maxima was in a private visit, and because of it the Royal House considered this act as private, but I believe that it is evident that the situation of the press in Spain and Holland is not the same.
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Old 06-15-2009, 06:33 PM
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The only problem is that in Spain there is too many competition between the press and protests who did not obtain the photo, and they have protested because the Royal Family did not announce this lunch. The Princess Maxima was in a private visit, and because of it the Royal House considered this act as private, but I believe that it is evident that the situation of the press in Spain and Holland is not the same.
Why would Casa Real have to announce this lunch date? It wasn't an official event. Are they speculating that Letizia had something to do with it again? They're so hungry for pictures. It might have been just a spur-of-the-moment kind of thing like, "hey Maxi what time will your meeting be over? wanna grab something to eat later?" I remember they didn't have a problem when the Orange family went to Barcelona and hung out with the Urdangarin family and the Royal house neither announced it. Is it because it's Letizia?
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Why would Casa Real have to announce this lunch date? It wasn't an official event. Are they speculating that Letizia had something to do with it again? They're so hungry for pictures. It might have been just a spur-of-the-moment kind of thing like, "hey Maxi what time will your meeting be over? wanna grab something to eat later?" I remember they didn't have a problem when the Orange family went to Barcelona and hung out with the Urdangarin family and the Royal house neither announced it. Is it because it's Letizia?
The media interests are not the same. Those who didn't get the pictures of Letizia with who and who would always complain, it's not a big deal anymore.
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Old 06-16-2009, 08:34 AM
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King Juan Carlos, Prince Felipe and Infante Don Carlos

Celebration of the Chapter of the Royal and Military Order of San Hermenegildo
Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Madrid

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Queen Sofa, Infanta Margarita and the duke of Soria at the closing act of the Course 2008/2009 of the High school of Music Queen Sofa in El Pardo Palace

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