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Old 12-10-2008, 03:58 PM
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More pics from today:

Prince Albert II of Monaco delivers a speech during the 2nd edition of the Geneva
Lectre Series on the theme 'Are human rights universal?', on the occasion of the
60th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights at the European
headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva, Switzerland, 10 December 2008

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Old 12-11-2008, 01:39 AM
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'Are human rights universal?',interesting topic, I wish I could be there and listen to some lectures. Albert seemed to have good time there and looking at his face he got emotionally involved what mean he was passionate about topic.
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It appears PA speaks alot at those gatherings. He appears to be a favorite over there! So, he certainly must be liked or at least appreciated for what he has to say.
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Old 12-11-2008, 03:15 PM
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In presence of Prince Albert, Jean Louis Etienne presents his coming
expedition "Total Pole Airship " in Marseille, France, December 11, 2008

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Albert is visiting Antarctica from Jan. 5th, 2009, for about 12 days, according to Nice Matin.
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is this the next "expedition" he had talked about before?? Is that the aircraft they are using in the expedition?? it's unusual propellors and tops make it a curious addition to the trip? is that to protect from ice?? or what??
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Old 12-11-2008, 10:41 PM
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Albert is visiting Antarctica from Jan. 5th, 2009, for about 12 days, according to Nice Matin.
I am sorry if I'm nuts. But... I just saw some pic on line about Albert and their captions say he is preparing to trip to North Pole. But I would somehow believe NiceMartin. Pics' author made misteke probably, why would PA go to North pole again in so short time period. So he is probably heading South, especially that it is summer in southern hemisphere...
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I you can't see pics, type : albert monaco" in search.
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Old 12-12-2008, 12:41 AM
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Antartic Expedition

You can read all about the Antartic Expedition by going to H.S.H. the Prince Albert II's trip in Antartic. Its on the Prince's website and is official.
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Smdouglas, it was fast. Thanks. So they made it official. I hope this trip will have at least the same media coverage as trip to North Pole in 2006.
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Old 12-12-2008, 09:53 AM
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PHOTOS : Le Prince de Monaco joue au Père Noël... mais sans Charlène !
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Pics 11.+12.12.2008

Thank you giov for the link with those great pics from the tree auction!

Here are other pics from yesterday:

Albert of Monaco prepares his departure to the North Pole, he visits
the company Millet, specialist of extreme outdoor clothes in Annecy
Le Vieux, France. He will leave the 5 of January and will join Mike Horn
there.

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Prince Albert II of Monaco attends the 2008 FIA Prize Giving gala, on December 12, 2008 in Monaco

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Old 12-13-2008, 03:38 PM
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Thanks for the pics Iceflower!
A few more pics of Prince Albert attending the 2008 FIA Prize Giving gala, on December 12, 2008 in Monaco.
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PHOTOS : Lewis Hamilton n'a pas présenté sa sublime fiancée Nicole Scherzinger au... Prince Albert !
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Albert of Monaco prepares his departure to the North Pole, he visits the company Millet, specialist of extreme outdoor clothes in Annecy Le Vieux, France. He will leave the 5 of January and will join Mike Horn there.
errr...the South Pole (the Antartic). January is pobably the wrong month to go to the North Pole (the Artic)...

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Agreed, smdouglas, it is sorta too cold on North Pole. You already posted the best proof that PA is going in opposite direction. Media people confuse Arctic with Antarctic or someone cut them access to Monaco Websites or what...
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Old 12-20-2008, 08:55 AM
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Pics 12.12.2008

Prince Albert II of Monaco tested Mitsubishi's electric car in Monaco, December 12,
2008. In a statement released by Mitsubishi, the prince is quoted as saying that
the i-MiEV is the kind of car that represents "the future, and I am happy that your
company is going forward in this direction." He further commented, according to the
statement, that the i-MiEV seemed "ready for practical use in a city area".
The company currently is field testing the car in Japan, New Zealand, Europe and the U.S..

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Lots of windows great for traveling anywhere you want to goooo?? For a place like Monaco it would probably be pretty cool for sightseeing? Bet he had fun test driving it for sure!!!
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Old 12-24-2008, 04:04 PM
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Pics 24.12.2008

Prince Albert of Monaco is dressed as Santa Claus, prior a bath in the Mediterranean
sea on December 24, 2008 in Monaco, as part of the Christmas bath tradionnal event,
organized for the benefit of an association in Thailand

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Greetings!!! Super pics all are the fav thaaat haaat hee so cute.

We just can't believe the good fortune of those out in Monaco balmy enough to go ocean dipping. Is it possible that the in water next to PA could be a kelly??!!

If he isn't he bears a striking resemblence to PA when PA was younger, don't you think so too???
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Old 12-26-2008, 07:44 PM
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Albert looks quite nice in Christmas pic, he lost weight, his belly almost disappeared. Wonder how cold water was...
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It was very sporting of him to go into the freezing water, bearing in mind what atrocious weather the Cote d'Azur and Alpes Maritimes have had in the last 2-3 weeks.
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