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It's interesting to me that they still do the occasional random event together since it seems to be an open secret that they've been living separate lives for years. Before the abdication it made more sense but now I wonder what the point is. Maybe their personal relationship is more civil than the media has portrayed.
Queen Juliana and Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands plus King Albert II and Queen Paola of the Belgians have had rocky moments in their long marriages. Both marriages have been on the verge of collapsing. But at advanced age the couples have re-found each other.

I think the same is true for Don Juan Carlos and Doña Sofía. In their long and unbelievably eventful life (Sofía's brother lost a throne, Sofía's husband won a throne) they have experienced highs and lows. I assume in the end they have re-found appreciation for each other.

It is wonderful to see Don Juan Carlos and Doña Sofía again. It looks like they have never been away. :)
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofía

Delivered to Her Royal Highness Infanta Margarita of the Gold Medal of the Royal National Academy of Medicine


Casa de Su Majestad el Rey de España - Actividades y Agenda - Entrega a Su Alteza Real la Infanta Doña Margarita de la Medalla de Oro de la Real Academia Nacional de Medicina

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Congratulations to The Infanta Margarita and nice to see king Juan Carlos with both of his sisters .

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Old 06-15-2017, 04:46 AM
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Tribute of the Dialogue Association to His Majesty King Juan Carlos
Casa Mónico. Madrid


Casa de Su Majestad el Rey de España - Actividades y Agenda - Homenaje de la Asociación Diálogo a Su Majestad el Rey Don Juan Carlos

La Reina Sofía acompaña al Rey Don Juan Carlos en un homenaje de lo más especial
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Old 06-15-2017, 06:35 AM
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Wonderful to see Don Juan Carlos and Doña Sofía out and about.
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia attended a ceremony in tribute to former German chancellor Helmut Kohl in Strasbourg today, July 1:


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Old 07-01-2017, 07:55 AM
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More photos from today

Casa de Su Majestad el Rey de España - Actividades y Agenda - Ceremonia Europea de homenaje al Excmo. Sr. Helmut Kohl, Canciller de la República Federal de Alemania
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They seem to be the only Royals ?
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Old 07-01-2017, 08:11 AM
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They seem to be the only Royals ?
Yes so it seems Former US President Bill Clinton was also present,perhaps other royals might attend the funeral Requiem Mass later at Speyer Cathedral Germany.
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Old 07-01-2017, 04:17 PM
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They seem to be the only Royals ?
Georg Friedrich & Sophie of Prussia was also present.
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia presided over the gala dinner for the 40th anniversary of the Entrepreneurs Circle in Madrid yesterday, September 25:


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** casareal gallery: Cena de gala conmemorativa del 40º aniversario del Círculo de Empresarios **


** El Rey Juan Carlos ve imprescindible el consenso para la estabilidad política ** translation **
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia attend the delivery of the honor's Medal of the Royal Academy of Finest Art

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Here are two more galleries:


** gettyimages: ESP: Spanish Royals Deliver Medal of Honor to the Royal Theatre **


** casareal: Entrega de la Medalla de Honor 2017 de la Real Academia de Bellas Artes de San Fernando concedida al Teatro Real **
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia attended the 'Medalla Echegaray 2016' medal delivery ceremony in Madrid today, November 21:



** casareal: Entrega de la “Medalla Echegaray 2016” **


** gettyimages gallery: King Juan Carlos And Queen Sofia Deliver 'Medalla Echegaray 2016' **
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King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia attended the 'Medalla Echegaray 2016' medal delivery ceremony in Madrid today, November 21:



** casareal: Entrega de la “Medalla Echegaray 2016” **


** gettyimages gallery: King Juan Carlos And Queen Sofia Deliver 'Medalla Echegaray 2016' **
Here's a video from that ceremony.

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The Vatican will unveil new LED lighting for Rome's Santa Maria Maggiore (St Mary Major) basilica next Friday with Spanish royals Juan Carlos and Sofia presiding, the Holy See said Friday.

S.Maria Maggiore LED lighting to open - English - ANSA.it
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Isn't there a connection between the Spanish RF and the Basilica of Santa María?
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The Spanish Royal Family is linked to the basilica for centuries and made numerous donations, the Spanish monarchs are honorary proto-canon of the Liberian Cabildo of the Basilica, and Juan Carlos accepted that position in 1977.

The company that has sponsored the lighting is Spanish and Italian.
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Here are two nice galleries of today's inauguration at the St Mary Major basilica:


** gettyimages/zimbio: Inauguration Of The New Lighting Of The Basilica Of Santa Maria La Mayor **


** casareal: Inauguración de la nueva iluminación de la Basílica de Santa María la Mayor **
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Here are a few more photos of Their Majesties at the St Mary Major basilica in Rome today.

https://www.hola.com/imagenes/realez...s-gtres3-t.jpg

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Unveiling of the plaque

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