HistorySweden

Royal Weddings: Prince Carl Philip and Sofia Hellqvist

When the news broke that Prince Carl Philip of Sweden was dating former reality show participant and model Sofia Hellqvist, a flood of criticism followed. Many doubted that this most unlikely romance would be sealed by marriage. Today, Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia celebrate four years of marriage. In the summer of 2009, Prince Carl Philip met Sofia Hellqvist through mutual friends at a…
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Sweden

Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar of Sweden wish everyone a happy National Day!

Today festivities all over Sweden are taking place as the country celebrates Nationaldagen or its National Day. Of course, the Swedish Royal Family is out in full force to join in the celebrations. Princess Estelle and Prince Oscar have already wished everyone a happy National Day with three new photos, as is the tradition. On the 6th of June, Sweden celebrates its National Day. On this day the…
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Sweden

Princess Madeleine launches her children's book

Princess Madeleine of Sweden has attended the official release her children’s book “Stella och hemligheten” (Stella and the Secret) at a children’s museum in central Stockholm with 140 people in attendance. The book, which is written in connection with the World Childhood Foundation, will be on sale in the Swedish bookstores from today. Princess Madeleine of Sweden has…
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The Netherlands

Princess Mabel of Orange serves meals at AmsterdamDiner

Princess Mabel of Orange has attended the annual AmsterdamDiner, a fundraiser dinner for the fight against AIDS. The sister-in-law of King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands is a regular guest of the dinner, but this year she was given a unique role: she served the meals. Each year Princess Mabel of Orange is a guest at the AmsterdamDiner of the AmsterdamDiner Foundation. The annual gala dinner…
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