Denmark

New official portrait of Crown Prince Frederik unveiled by Queen Margrethe and the Crown Prince family

Today, Crown Prince Frederik unveiled a new portrait of himself at the National Museum of History at Frederiksborg Castle as part of his 50th birthday celebrations. He was joined by Queen Margrethe as well as Crown Princess Mary and their four children. Only Queen Margrethe and the Crown Prince couple were scheduled to attend so it was a pleasant surprise for the people waiting in front of the…
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Spain

Queen Letizia ends co-operation trip to Haiti

On 23 May, Queen Letizia spent her last day in Haiti, ending a three-day co-operation trip to the Dominican Republic and Haiti. © Casa de SM el Rey She first travelled to the Cité Soleil neighbourhood where she visited the Educational Centre of the Sisters of St. Vincent…
Denmark

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visit Aarhus

On 23 May, Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark visited Aarhus as part of Crown Prince Frederik’s 50th birthday celebrations. Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary travelled with the Dannebrog, the royal yacht, from Copenhagen to Aarhus. Upon their arrival at the Aarhus port, they were received by Mayor Jacob Bundsgaard and City Director Niels Højberg. The Crown…
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The Netherlands

King and Queen of the Netherlands to undertake state visit to Latvia, Estonia and Lithuania

It was announced by the Dutch Government Information Service (RVD) that King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima of the Netherlands will undertake state visits to Latvia, Estonia, and Lithuania next month. The visit will start in Latvia on 11 June. King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima will be officially welcomed at the Presidential Palace in Riga by the President. They will then lay flowers at…
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Denmark

Princess Marie attends UNESCO seminar

On Tuesday, Princess Marie attended a UNESCO seminar in Copenhagen as Patron of the Danish National Commission of UNESCO. In 2014, Princess Marie attended the launch of the new work strategy of the Commission and this seminar was the occasion for everyone involved with the…
Luxembourg

Grand Duchess Maria Teresa receives educator Hanan Al Hroub

On 26 April, Grand Duchess Maria Teresa of Luxembourg hosted an audience at the Grand Ducal Palace. She met with Hanan Al Hroub who received in 2016, the “Global Teacher Prize”, which is the equivalent of the Nobel Prize for Teaching, by the Varkey Foundation. The Global Teacher Prize aims to promote the status of the teaching profession. This annual award from the Varkey Foundation is…
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