The Prince of Wales arrives in Bucharest for the #RoyalVisitRomania

 

The Prince of Wales arrived in Bucharest today as the Royal visit to Romania, Italy, the Holy See and Austria began.

The Prince of Wales receives the Order of the Star of Romania
The Prince of Wales receives the Order of the Star of Romania

His Royal Highness touched down in Bucharest and was welcomed by an Honour Guard before travelling to the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier to remember those who lost their lives serving their country. 

At the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, The Prince laid a wreath and met British Military officers who are currently employed in the NATO Headquarters located in Bucharest.

His Royal Highness then travelled to Cotroceni Palace, the official residence of The President of Romania. 

During a meeting with President Iohannis, The Prince of Wales was awarded The Order of the Star of Romania, Romania’s highest civilian order and the only one which can be awarded to foreign nationals. The honour recognises exceptional services to the Romanian State and its Romanian people. 

Follow #RoyalVisitRomania on Instagram and Twitter to stay up to date with His Royal Highness’s visit. 

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