Belgium welcomes new King Philippe

/Belgium welcomes new King Philippe

Belgium welcomes new King Philippe



Yesterday, on July 21, National Day, Belgium celebrated the inauguration of the new King Philippe.

Philippe has become the seventh King of the Belgians, following the abdication of his father King Albert II after 20 years on the throne.

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King Philippe of Belgium and Queen Mathilde on the balcony of the Royal Palace in Brussels.

Picture source here




By |2018-07-11T10:55:37+00:00July 22nd, 2013|Categories: Belgian Pearls|Tags: |8 Comments


  1. Old Red Barn Monday, July 22, 2013 at 12:01 PM - Reply

    Mooi hé!


  2. The enchanted home Monday, July 22, 2013 at 12:15 PM - Reply

    Exciting!! I heard about it yesterday, may Belgium be in the best of hands:)

  3. Karen B Monday, July 22, 2013 at 2:35 PM - Reply

    I love your blog and always look forward to new posts! This is a lovely picture and a very beautiful new Queen, a handsome couple.

  4. E. Ericasta Monday, July 22, 2013 at 3:07 PM - Reply

    Gratulation ! Die beiden sehen so sympathisch aus und ich denke sie sind richtig gut für Belgien. Würde gerne einmal in den Ferien vorbeikommen …

    Herzliche Grüßle von Heidrun und eine schöne Woche ♥

  5. Teresa at Splendid Sass Monday, July 22, 2013 at 7:01 PM - Reply

    I love anything royalty, so this is a treat, Greet!

  6. Alex Tuesday, July 23, 2013 at 4:01 AM - Reply

    Gefeliciteerd 🙂 Nu hebben Nederland en België allebei een nieuwe koning 🙂

  7. La Contessa Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 3:46 AM - Reply

    So much ROYAL activity this week!
    First the birth of little GEORGE ALEXANDER LOUIS on MY BIRTHDAY and now this!
    I love it all…………living in the wrong country!
    Enjoy your POSTS very much………maybe you will subscribe to my site?Look forward to a comment or two………..Tomorrow will be posting some ROYAL STUFF.STAY TUNED!

  8. Cindy Thursday, July 25, 2013 at 8:44 PM - Reply

    What a beautiful couple your new king and queen are. Congratulations to Belgium!

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