The President of the Republic was awarded the Gold Medal of the Spanish city of León, at a ceremony held in the San Marcelo Consistory, the former Ayuntamiento (headquarters of the City Council).
The President of the Republic and Mrs. Cavaco Silva held a private meeting, in León, with the Princes of Asturias, who invited them to lunch at a restaurant in that Spanish city.
The President of the Republic was conferred with a Degree Honoris Causa by the University of León, in Spain, during a ceremony held in the City Auditorium with the presence of the Princes of Asturias.
Ceremony in the Chancellery of León University
The President of the Republic attended, in the Chancellery of the Spanish University of León, the opening of the Meeting of the Chancellors of the Universities of the Centre North of Portugal and of the Public Universities of Castilla y León.
Royal Collegiate of San Isidoro
Beginning their stay in the Spanish city of León, the President of the Republic and Mrs. Cavaco Silva visited the Royal Collegiate of San Isidoro and the Cathedral, and later took a walk round the city’s historic area.
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