The Royals

Puppies, Yachts and Fortresses: The Royal Guide to Summer Vacation

Even royalty needs a holiday come summertime! See how Europe's princes and princesses are spending theirs this year


The Spanish royal family didn't have to go far to enjoy their summer holiday. King Felipe, Queen Letizia and their two daughters, 9-year-old Leonor, Princess of Asturias, and 8-year-old Infanta Sofia, headed to the Spanish island of Mallorca for an August getaway – but took on some official duties while they were there. Here, the family stops by the Royal Nautical Club in Palma, Mallorca's capital, before the final leg of the Copa del Rey sailing race.