Monaco

Monaco's National Day celebrations to be limited

As with many other celebrations around the world, National Day in Monaco will look much different than usual this year. This past weekend, Prince Albert II announced a scaled-back version of the holiday for 2020 in light of the coronavirus pandemic. Given the large crowds that gather, the National Day parade will not take place, and all diplomatic receptions will be cancelled. Following the…
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InterestsPalaces & Buildings

Royal ghost stories: Hampton Court Palace

Hampton Court Palace is infamous as the setting for the tragic stories of Henry VIII’s six wives, so it’s no surprise that people have been reporting ghostly sightings there for hundreds of years. Postcards with double-exposed photographs supposedly depicting the famous ghosts of Hampton Court were a trendy collector’s item in the early 1900s, and today (or at least…
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FashionSweden

Princess Madeleine: Our Fashion Favourites

In our latest fashion feature, we take a look at our favourite style moments of Princess Madeleine of Sweden: Kristin Contino, Chief Reporter Embed from Getty Images The outfit Madeleine wore to Princess Adrienne’s christening in 2018 is probably my favourite look of hers ever. The sheer, cream-coloured Giambattista Valli dress was perfect for a June christening with its floral…
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Monaco

Prince Albert makes first official visit to Serbia

The environment, COVID-19, and sustainable development were among the topics highlighted when Prince Albert II paid his first official visit to the Republic of Serbia at the invitation of President Aleksandar Vučić this week, but the highlight was a new economic agreement…
The Gloucesters

The Duchess of Gloucester reaches out to families living with cerebral palsy

World Cerebral Palsy Day was honoured by the Duchess of Gloucester when she participated in a video chat Tuesday with two families being helped by one of her patronages, Cerebral Palsy Scotland. “May I say how very delighted I am to speak to you on World Cerebral Palsy Day and to hear how you have been coping over the last few months,” the Duchess of Gloucester said. She spoke…
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