Queen Mathilde and King Philippe state visit to Japan

Queen Mathilde and King Philippe of Belgium pictured during the departure of the Belgian Royals for a state visit to Japan, Sunday 09 October 2016, at Melsbroek airport in Brussels. The visit is made for the purpose of developing "more friendship, good will and relations of cooperation in various fields". Also, that visit is made between October 9-15 in order to celebrate the 150th anniversary of beginning of bilateral relations between Belgium and Japan. Royal Couple of Belgium will visit Tokyo, Nagoya and Osaka cities and attend an official dinner to be held at the Imperial Palace.
king and queen are scheduled to speak with Emperor Akihito and Empress Michiko and attend a dinner banquet at the Imperial Palace in Tokyo, Chief Cabinet Secretary Yoshihide Suga told a press conference
Their Majesties the King and Queen will make a State Call on Their Majesties the Emperor and Empress of Japan
Japan, visited by Emperor Akihito and Empress Michik


  1. Lovely dress for Queen Mathilde!

  2. Lovely!
    They both look very tired, the poor souls... :(

    1. Why do you think they are tired ?They are just leaving for Japan.

  3. This style suits HM. Straight lines, knee length, and a lovely subtle colour.

  4. I didn´t realise that leaving was a big deal. That´s quite the ceremony!

  5. Nice dress. Good colour and style on Mathilde.


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