The former king was not allowed into the bar.
Albert II, who had renounced the throne of Belgium, was not able to get into the bar of the yacht club of Santa Maria di Leuca in the South of Italy: he was not allowed there because of the clothes.
84-year-old former monarch, who was accompanied by wife, the Queen mother Paola, tried to get into the elite bar of the yacht club of Santa Maria di Leuca in shorts, but the protection of the institution refused him entrance.
It is noted that the staff did not recognize albert II, who in the end had to return to your yacht and dressed properly.
Earlier eks-the monarch complained that he lacked government subsidies in the amount of 923 thousand Euro a year that are coming, including the maintenance of the residence and payment of fuel for the yacht at a cost of 4.6 million dollars. During his stay on the throne, Prince albert received 11.5 million euros for costs.
We will remind, albert II, who ruled Belgium for almost two decades, signed the act of abdication from the throne in favor of his son Prince Philippe, on 21 July 2013.
Albert II the sixth king of Belgium since the separation of the country from the Netherlands. He was crowned in 1993, after the death of his elder brother Baudouin I, who did not leave heirs.
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