On June 23, King Felipe VI and Queen Letizia visit The Canary Islands, also known informally as the Canaries, a Spanish archipelago and the southernmost autonomous community of Spain located in the Atlantic Ocean.
This trip to Canary Islands marks the first visit that is part of a royal tour that will take King Felipe and Queen Letizia through several Spanish autonomous communities with the objective of supporting economic, social and cultural activity after the Coronavirus outbreak.Embed from Getty Images
Felipe VI bumped elbows with people to avoid shaking hands.Embed from Getty Images
The couple launched the campaign “Spain for Sure” last week and this tour will take them to different Spanish communities in the coming days.
- SPANISH ROYAL TOUR BALEARIC ISLANDS.
- SPANISH ROYAL TOUR SEVILLE AND CORDOBA.
- SPANISH ROYAL TOUR CUENCA.
During the visit, King Felipe and Queen Letizia toured the Pérez Galdós House-Museum in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria on its first day of reopening like the rest of the Canarian museums.
The Museum is named after Benito Pérez Galdós (May 10, 1843 – January 4, 1920) a Spanish realist novelist.
Spanish royal couple also visited Las Canteras Beach (Spanish: Playa de las Canteras) and toured its promenade on the foundation commemoration of the town in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria.
King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain were seen having an aperitif while visiting Las Canteras Beach.Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images
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Their Majesties were seen greeting a boy while visiting Las Canteras promenade (Spanish: Paseo de Las Canteras)Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images Embed from Getty Images
The King and Queen held a meeting with members of the tourism sector of Canarias at the Santa Catalina Royal Hideaway Hotel.
At the meeting, King Felipe VI delivered a speech:
“We are recovering, facing a very difficult situation, a very steep uphill, in order to make a real recovery in the economy, social needs and expectations” of the future “
“Estamos recuperándonos, haciendo frente a una situación muy difícil, una cuesta arriba muy empinada, para poder hacer una recuperación de verdad en la economía, las necesidades sociales y en las expectativas” de futuro”. @presican @ayuntamientoLPG @GranCanariaCab @dgcanarias pic.twitter.com/2WCOlfpPTe— Casa de S.M. el Rey (@CasaReal) June 23, 2020
Later, Their Majesties traveled Tenerife, the largest and most populated island of the eight Canary Islands.
Their Majesties toured the “Finca El Confital de Tenerife”, a banana plantation, to show their support to the primary sector.
Royal Fashion: Queen Letizia of Spain
Queen Letizia opted for a chic summer look, Her Majesty debuted a pale green Zara combined structured midi dress. It features a white and pale green floral embroidery and its from Zara Summer collection.
The Queen paired the dress with new espadrille wedges, the Macarena Alba50 Cotton Crudo Wedges from Macarena Shoes.
She finished off her look with Yellow Gold Bamboo Hoop Earrings and Sterling silver signature ring from Karem Hallam.
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- KING FELIPE AND QUEEN LETIZIA AT NATIONAL MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCES.
- KING FELIPE AND QUEEN LETIZIA DEPART FOR CUBA.
- QUEEN LETIZIA AND KING FELIPE AT THE ROYAL THEATRE.
- QUEEN LETIZIA AND KING FELIPE ATTENDED THE 30th ANNIVERSARY OF ‘EL MUNDO’ NEWSPAPER.
- QUEEN LETIZIA AND KING FELIPE VISITED GRAN CANARIA.
- QUEEN LETIZIA VISITED HER HOMETOWN OVIEDO.
- QUEEN LETIZIA AT ANNUAL MEETING OF ‘INSTITUTO CERVANTES’.