King Philippe of the Belgians and his wife, Queen Mathilde, were on a recent official visit to Berlin, Germany and Rome, Italy. While in Berlin to attend a Belgian-German conference the couple met with German President Joachim Gauck and with Chancellor Angela Merkel. In Rome, the king and queen met with the President of the Italian Senate at Palazzo Giustiniani. At the Quirinale Palace, President Giorgio Napolitano welcomed the couple. Photos by Getty Images.