Last details of the Prince Felipe proclamation ceremony are being prepared

Prince Felipe de Borbón will officially succeed his father Juan Carlos, who abdicated his reign of 39 years in Spain on Monday June 2, 2014. In the proclamation ceremony, at the Congress of Deputies in Madrid and which will be June 18, will exhibit the crown and scepter,...

Spain: King Juan Carlos yields the throne to his son Philip

King Juan Carlos announced his abdication to renew the monarchy and his successor will be his son, Prince Philip, so that he can “open a new era of hope in which the experience gained and the boost of a new generation would be combined.” The monarch said in a message...
Letizia Ortiz

Letizia of Asturias had an abortion

The Princess’ cousin, David Rocasolano, revealed in his book “Adios, Princesa” (Goodbye Princess) that future kings of Spain asked him to destroy the evidence of an abortion that Letizia had in 2002. Indeed, Rocasolano says that the file was burned in the sink of his home...

Princes of Asturias visit Ecuador

Today, Prince Felipe and Letizia of Asturias start their official visit to Ecuador, as a new stage of major economic content in the relations between the two countries. The successor to the Spanish crown will take part in the First Hispanic-Ecuadorian Business Encounter among...

Princes of Asturias will Visit Ecuador in the Beginnings of October

According with the report of the Spanish Embassy in Quito, Don Felipe de Borbon y Doña Letizia Ortiz, will visit the Andean country in October 4 and 5, along with a Spanish Business delegation. Javier Landa, the Economic and Commercial Councillor of the Embassy, informed that the...
King Juan Carlos

Spanish Royal Family Studies Reductions in Costs and Salaries

Sources from the Spanish Royal House announced today that it plans to reduce protocol costs and higher wages to save trim the € 170,000 that includes the draft State budget for this year. Sources said it is expected that this pay cut affects the three senior management positions...