News Topic : "Prince & Princess Akishino visited Mexico"
Their Imperial Highness Prince and Princess Akishino of Japan visited Mexico and engaged in official affairs, such as paying an honorary visit to President Peña Nieto and attending the inauguration ceremony of Festival Internacional Cervantino. Under the request of Governor Miguel Márquez of the State of Guanajuato, Rodolfo Gonzalez provided support to the governor to attend their Imperial Highness during their visit to Guanajuato.
Festival Internacional Cervantino is an annual festival of art that is held in the state of Guanajuato, where artists in various fields from all over the world gather to display their mastery of art. Japan was the honorary guest country in this year's 42nd Festival Internacional Cervantino, and also the year 2014 is the 400th anniversary of the visit to Mexico by Hasekura Tsunenaga mission from Japan, and this is the reason why our state had the honor of receiving their Imperial Highness Prince and Princess Akishino for the inauguration ceremony of the Festival. Their Imperial Highness also attended the lunch reception that was organized by Governor Marquez.
(Photograph on the left taken from : http://www.milenio.com/cultura/Principes_Japon_inauguran_Cervantino-festival_cervantino-guanajuato-japon_y_mexico_0_386961470.html)