Wedding of Infanta Elena of Spain

Infanta Elena of Spain, eldest child of King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia of Spain, married Jaime de Marichalar, son of the Count and Countess of Ripalda, in Seville on this day in 1995. The couple, who were known as the Duke and Duchess of Lugo, had two children, but divorced in 2010. Continue reading


Pascua Militar 2018

King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain presided at the traditional Pascua Militar Ceremony at the Royal Palace of Madrid on January 6th. The event marks the beginning of the military year and a Spanish National holiday; Epiphany. For the first time in this reign, King Juan Carlos and Queen Sofia were also present, as part of their 80th Birthday celebrations this year. Continue reading