The Royal Forums Coat of Arms


Join The Royal Forums Today
Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
 
  #301  
Old 07-07-2014, 08:42 AM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Westmeath, Ireland
Posts: 13,308
Quote:
Originally Posted by free2rhyme View Post
Constantine just gave an interview to ABC magazine where it mentions they are renting a house in Porto Heli and that they also have a suite at a hotel in Athens where they stay. A couple of years ago it was said they had bought land in the Porto Heli area and were building a home, but it appears as thought that plan never came to fruition from what I can see, as nothing else has ever been said about it.
Thanks I remember reading something about that and was wondering if it had been built.
__________________

__________________
3rd of February,1338 :Birth of Jeanne de Bourbon,Queen of France .
Reply With Quote
  #302  
Old 07-07-2014, 08:49 AM
Blog Real's Avatar
Serene Highness
 
Join Date: Jan 2013
Location: Lisboa, Portugal
Posts: 1,120
I pity the Tati Palace. Seems to be abandoned.

__________________

__________________
Acclamation Manuel II of Portugal: 6 May 1908
Reply With Quote
  #303  
Old 07-08-2014, 08:55 AM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 340
And he has a property in the Peloponnese, and in my opinion his intention was to build a house to live in it, I think even it would be more profitable to pay rent, but I think when was published in the Greek press that could build a house, the press called it "new Tatoi" (the name didnt liked to the Family), the communists, began to say that would have to expropriate again, and I think he doesnt want problems with them, Tatoi was expropiated. He want to live in Greece, he doesnt want problems.

Tatoi, this could be privatized, sold or operating with licenses.

When the Kings are in athens they reside in Britain Hotel, it has a plant for apartments.
Reply With Quote
  #304  
Old 11-24-2014, 04:59 AM
Daytona's Avatar
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Aug 2005
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 116
According to a greek news page HRH The King bought a villa in the area of Porto Heli,Greece.The price was 5 million euros.You can see the formal papers and images here:
Μ*σω offshore το ν*ο παλάτι του τ*ως
__________________
There is but only one truly philosophical problem and that is suicide.
Albert Camus
,The myth of Sisyphus
Reply With Quote
  #305  
Old 11-24-2014, 07:28 AM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Westmeath, Ireland
Posts: 13,308
What a lovely looking villa,hopefully we'll get to know more and see more photos soon!
__________________
3rd of February,1338 :Birth of Jeanne de Bourbon,Queen of France .
Reply With Quote
  #306  
Old 11-25-2014, 03:31 PM
Nobility
 
Join Date: Dec 2008
Location: Athens, Greece
Posts: 340
I think this is the fourth or fifth house of which journalists speak, I remember a Patmos, it was said that he had bought it (the house was of Agha Khan), after they talk about another house in Athens, it was said that Constantine had bought it, .... then, other house in Porto Heli and other..... and after they spoke about a house that Constantine was building in the Peloponnese,"the New Tatoi"....and nothing was true...beautiful house.
Reply With Quote
  #307  
Old 12-04-2014, 03:10 PM
Muhler's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Apr 2010
Location: Eastern Jutland, Denmark
Posts: 7,376
Additional info on the house: Ex-king Constantine II’s villa at Porto Heli bought using off-shore company | protothemanews.com
Reply With Quote
  #308  
Old 12-04-2014, 09:49 PM
Aristocracy
 
Join Date: Mar 2010
Location: Atika, Greece
Posts: 207
First, Constantine can not buy in Greece because he has no legal personality, it is due to 1994 law, it is on the official website, and he mentioned this law in the ABC newspaper.
Protothema was the newspaper that said that Constantine was building a "new Tatoi" near Porto Heli, and other newspapers claimed he was moving to his new house ... but he was not building anything, it was not true,( I remember on the official website there was a statement asking that the news were rectified, ).

The Kings of Greece live part of the year in Britain Hotel , Athens, on zone dedicated to apartments(he explained about it in ABC newspaper in june) and he said that in Porto Heli he lives in rented house . In 2003-2013 they lived in a house in Porto Heli, it was very open to the sea, but when they decided to settle permanently in Greece, they moved to another rented house in Porto Heli by motives of security, this home is inaccessible to the press

I do not think the news is true, because they were moved to one house more safe, and this house as you can see in the picture, has a road from which you can see the pool , garden and the whole house,

I think that it is like the NEw Tatoi of Protothema, I remember that the press was saying that Constantine and Ana Maria lived in their new house, recently built, but New Tatoi not exist.

http://4.bp.blogspot.com/-8JXSu5JldJ...a+del+abc.jpeg
interview in ABC newspaper.

Constantino de Grecia: Una repblica no resolvera los problemas de los espaoles - ABC.es
in September, they gave an interview to the Danish press, Billed Bladet, in their house of Porto Heli, they did not spoke to change of house,
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ByT0d0gCEAMsBwP.jpg
https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ByT0eWZCcAACQEE.jpg
Reply With Quote
  #309  
Old 06-18-2015, 02:47 AM
eya eya is online now
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: somewhere in middle, Greece
Posts: 2,601
New plans for Tatoi. They want to development in 2015 .Will become amusement park that combines culture and nature activities. Let's hope this time something happen is very same to be abandoned.
Reply With Quote
  #310  
Old 06-18-2015, 04:40 AM
Duc_et_Pair's Avatar
Heir Apparent
 
Join Date: Mar 2014
Location: Maussane-les-Alpilles / Maastricht, France
Posts: 4,383
Well... something needs to be done. Tatoi looks really in poor state. It will cost a fortune to restore the house and the park around to its old splendour (another picture).

The State of Greece is bankrupt, the King has not enough funds, so maybe an "amusement park" is the only possibility. I doubt it will work, but okay.
Reply With Quote
  #311  
Old 06-18-2015, 04:51 AM
eya eya is online now
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: somewhere in middle, Greece
Posts: 2,601
I tell you the truth i doubt me too very but i want to hope.
Reply With Quote
  #312  
Old 07-29-2015, 02:14 PM
HereditaryPrincess's Avatar
Heir Apparent
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: Greater London, United Kingdom
Posts: 4,872
King Constantine has sold his residence in Hampstead (North London), as he is planning to permanently reside in his new villa Porto Heli in Athens. The house in Hampstead is on sale for 11 million and is where King Constantine and his family have lived since they were exiled from Greece.

According to the article Prince Nikolaos lives in Greece, Princess Alexia lives in the Canary islands with her family and Prince Philippos lives in New York. (I think it is well known that CP Pavlos and his family live in London).

Source: Le roi de Grce met en vente sa rsidence de Londres - Noblesse & Royauts
__________________
"For beautiful eyes, look for the good in others; for beautiful lips, speak only words of kindness; and for poise, walk with the knowledge that you are never alone". Audrey Hepburn
Reply With Quote
  #313  
Old 07-29-2015, 02:38 PM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Westmeath, Ireland
Posts: 13,308
Is this the villa I wonder? Looks beautiful!

http://en.protothema.gr/wp-content/u...NG-820x418.jpg
__________________
3rd of February,1338 :Birth of Jeanne de Bourbon,Queen of France .
Reply With Quote
  #314  
Old 07-29-2015, 03:00 PM
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: Torrance, United States
Posts: 2,502
Quote:
Originally Posted by Duc_et_Pair View Post
Well... something needs to be done. Tatoi looks really in poor state. It will cost a fortune to restore the house and the park around to its old splendour (another picture).

The State of Greece is bankrupt, the King has not enough funds, so maybe an "amusement park" is the only possibility. I doubt it will work, but okay.
Well if they want to do an amusement park, the haunted house is ready.
Reply With Quote
  #315  
Old 08-24-2015, 06:15 AM
lucien's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands
Posts: 6,385
Quote:
Originally Posted by An Ard Ri View Post
Its very sad to see the palace in this sorry state,it looks like its being left to rack & ruin
One of the Founders of the Friends of Tatoi,dear Markos Tsakas,passed away yesterday.
So young,I am very much saddened.Memory Eternal dearest Markos.
Reply With Quote
  #316  
Old 08-24-2015, 11:20 AM
eya eya is online now
Heir Presumptive
 
Join Date: Apr 2015
Location: somewhere in middle, Greece
Posts: 2,601
Indeed. Only 42 years old.
Reply With Quote
  #317  
Old 08-24-2015, 11:25 AM
carlota's Avatar
Majesty
 
Join Date: Feb 2004
Location: , United States
Posts: 6,353
Quote:
Originally Posted by Duc_et_Pair View Post
Well... something needs to be done. Tatoi looks really in poor state. It will cost a fortune to restore the house and the park around to its old splendour (another picture).

The State of Greece is bankrupt, the King has not enough funds, so maybe an "amusement park" is the only possibility. I doubt it will work, but okay.
that really looks like it needs some help...
__________________
Sign the United Nations Universal Declaration on Animal Welfare: http://www.animalsmatter.org
YOUR DAILY CLICK HELPS ANIMALS SURVIVE!
Feed an animal in need, click for free.
http://www.theanimalrescuesite.com/
Take some time to sign the petitions @: http://www.thepetitionsite.com/animal-welfare/all
Reply With Quote
  #319  
Old 01-24-2016, 01:08 PM
An Ard Ri's Avatar
Super Moderator
Royal Blogger
 
Join Date: Jun 2009
Location: Westmeath, Ireland
Posts: 13,308
Thankfully the Mon Repos villa is a much better state of repair compared to the pityful state of the Tatoi Palace.
__________________

__________________
3rd of February,1338 :Birth of Jeanne de Bourbon,Queen of France .
Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Prussian and Hohenzollern Palaces, Castles and other Royal Residences Marengo The Royal House of Prussia and Princely House of Hohenzollern 52 08-05-2015 05:48 PM
General Discussion about Dutch Royal Residences Tina Dutch Royal Residences 20 10-06-2014 05:13 AM
General Discussion about Belgian Royal Residences Cathrine Bergeyck Belgian Royal Residences 2 01-30-2006 05:59 AM




Popular Tags
beatrice borromeo best outfit camilla catharina-amalia catherine middleton style chris o'neill crown prince haakon crown princess mary crown princess mette-marit crown princess victoria current events daniel duchess of cornwall duke of cambridge fashion fashion poll felipe vi general news grand duke jean kate middleton king felipe king felipe vi king harald king philippe king willem-alexander letizia maxima norwegian royals official visit picture of the week portugal prince carl philip prince constantijn prince harry prince of wales princess beatrice princess charlene princess charlene eveningwear princess eugenie princess eugenie outfit princess madeleine princess marie princess mary princess mary daytime fashion princess sofia maternity wear queen letizia queen letizia daytime fashion queen letizia fashion queen letizia style queen mathilde queen mathilde's daytime fashion queen mathildes style queen maxima queen maxima daytime fashion queen maxima fashion queen maxima hats queen maxima style queen rania queen sonja royal royal fashion sofia hellqvist spanish royals state visit sweden the duchess of cambridge fashion united states of america victoria wedding willem-alexander


Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities


Copyright 2002-2012 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 06:10 PM.

Social Knowledge Networks

eXTReMe Tracker
Powered by vBulletin
Copyright ©2000 - 2016
Jelsoft Enterprises