Spain

Random Royaling – Balearic Reception on Mallorca

Last night, the Spanish royals hosted a dinner for the authorities of the Balearic Islands on Mallorca. This annual event has been on hiatus since 2019 due to the pandemic. H/T to our Baguette Iselen for all the information in this post! This year, the reception location was changed a few times, but the final… Continue reading Random Royaling – Balearic Reception on Mallorca

Pocket Profiles · Spain

Pocket Profile – Maria of Molina, Queen of Castile

Hofdame Note: Thank you to our Spanish Baguette Iselen for this fascinating Pocket Profile. Hang on for a tale of an extraordinary woman who overcame endless obstacles to become (and stay!) Queen of Castile. Bonus - learn about the "Curse of the Castile Kings." María Alfonso Téllez of Meneses was born in a noble family:… Continue reading Pocket Profile – Maria of Molina, Queen of Castile