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Old 03-16-2009, 08:03 AM
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Charles and Camilla on way to Galapagos
News Summary Royalblog.nl: Charles and Camilla on way to Galapagos
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Old 03-16-2009, 08:11 AM
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It's rather nice to see these two going about doing their thing in an understated, terribly British fashion. He is just so much happier (it would appear!) than when he had Diana stealing the limelight. Okay, so they don't get so much coverage, but it's not invisible.

I love the pics of them holding hands in the gardens - so lovely, they do look so comfortable with one another.

I do wish though that the DoC wouldn't go for that shapeless style of dress - it does nothing for her. I do appreciate that she is not a hothouse flower, so flowing is cooler as and it is no doubt pretty humid, but at least some kind of belt would just do so much for her - that middle aged shape she has just needs a little bit of structure. Otherwise lovely.

Great to see Charles on a tour with a really environmental message - just his ticket. Can't help wondering about the carbon footprint of it, but I nitpick!
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Old 03-16-2009, 12:46 PM
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Prince Charles to meet Lonesome George on the Galapagos Islands - Telegraph

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awww how wonderful :)
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Old 03-16-2009, 02:31 PM
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Hola(various photogalleries) and Daylife also have some photos.



Galapagos tortoises are remarkable.



Courtesy of Bunte.de-A photogallery of Prince Charles and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall in Brazil.

http://www.bunte.de/adel/charles-und..._did_3962.html
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Britain's Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall walk at the Galapagos National Park in Puerto Ayora in Santa Cruz, one of the Galapagos Islands, in Ecuador on March 16, 2009.
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Old 03-16-2009, 07:02 PM
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He is a male of advanced years, the last of his kind and a fellow regarded by many as an indelible symbol of the way things used to be.

Prince Charles meets Lonesome George - Times Online

PRINCE Charles has compared human inactivity over climate change to frogs being boiled alive, and says we can't see the way the environment is changing because we're too close to it.

Climate change makes us boiled frogs, says Prince Charles | Herald Sun
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Courtesy of Zimbio(Getty).

Prince Charles And Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall Brazil Tour - Day 5 - Pictures - Zimbio

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Old 03-16-2009, 09:34 PM
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Emeralds and Opals, many thanks for all the wonderful pictures and links that your have provided. It appears that this tour has been enjoyable for both the Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall.
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[quote=James in London;908454]

I do wish the DoC wouldn't go for that shapeless style of dress - it does nothing for her. That middle aged shape she has needs structure. quote]

I totally agree with you. She definately needs to lose weight.
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Again great to see all the nice pics of the happy royal couple...it makes me smile early in the morning...!

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Getty Images - Prince Charles And Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall Galapagos Tour - Day 1
Getty Images - Prince Charles And Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall Galapagos Tour - Day 1


another article:
Charles ogles boobies (seabirds that is) | The Sun |News|Royals
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Courtesy of Sky.com.

Galapagos Islands: Prince Charles And Duchess Of Cornwall Continue Royal Tour And Bless Tortoise | World News | Sky News

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The Prince of Wales says he will be in "trouble" with his son Prince William after naming a baby giant tortoise after him.

Prince Charles names baby giant tortoise after Prince William - Telegraph

The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall will complete their ten-day tour of South America on Tuesday with a visit to see the rich wildlife on one of the Galapagos Islands.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/news...s-Islands.html
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Charles und Camilla : Von Sambaschönheiten und Riesenschildkröten - SPIEGEL ONLINE - Nachrichten - Panorama

great picture gallery from spiegel.de

the pictures of "dancing charles" are hillarious!

impeccably dressed, as always!
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Le Prince Charles a un nouveau bébé... baptisé "William" !
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The Prince of Wales says he will be in "trouble" with his son Prince William after naming a baby giant tortoise after him.

Prince Charles names baby giant tortoise after Prince William - Telegraph
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Oh Lord Seajat - I'm not saying I think she needs to lose weight - I tihnk she is in not bad shape. It's just she could do (IMHO of course!) with a little more structure to her outfits - those a-line style dresses don't do anything for her in photos
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Thank you, Emeralds and Opals, for posting these wonderful photos, and to everyone else who has posted links to articles about this trip. They show the Prince Charles I love, and the shots of him informally inter-acting with his charming wife make me smile. He certainly enjoys dancing with those Brazilian girls.
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For the Prince of Wales, this was probably as good as it gets. An uninhabited island, miles from civilisation, and just a colony of sea lions and a few thousand blue-footed boobies for company.

Prince Charles finds kinship among rare species of Galapagos - Times Online
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great pictures


Thanks for posting-
These are really great pictures-especially the dancing ones. The ones on the Island make me want to plan a vacation.
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