Denmark

Princess Benedikte watches opening match at the European Championships in wheelchair rugby

Princess Benedikte opened the International Wheelchair Rugby Federation’s European championships Wednesday, celebrating a home team win at DGI House in Vejle. The Princess, who serves as patron of Parasport Denmark, attended the match between the Danish and the Polish men’s national team. Parasport Denmark, which works to promote physical and competitive sports for people with…
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Norway

Princess Märtha Louise reveals some "not very princess-like" trivia about her

Princess Märtha Louiseof Norwaytook to Instagram this week to talk about redefining what it means to be a princess. She frequently shares tidbits about her life on her official Instagram account, @princessmarthalouise, and Thursday the princess shared a fun fact about herself in a new post. “Some unknown trivia about me: I drive trucks. I know it’s not very princess like…
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European RoyalsMonaco

Prince and Princess of Monaco attend Red Cross Gala

Prince Albert II and Princess Charlene enjoyed a night amongst the stars Friday as they attended the 71st annual Red Cross Gala at the Salle des Etoiles of the Monte-Carlo Sporting Club. The event is a major fundraiser for the Monaco Red Cross and attracts high society and celebrities from around the world. The benefit dates back to 1948 when Prince Albert’s father, Prince Rainier III…
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European RoyalsFeaturesInsightThe Netherlands

A look at the Dutch line of succession

This summer, Royal Central is taking a look at the lines of succession of royal families around the world. Today we are looking at the Dutch line of succession. The Dutch order of succession has just eight people, as only those who are relatives of the monarch in the first, second and third degrees of consanguinity are eligible to succeed to the throne. The current monarch is King Willem-Alexander…
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