Asian RoyalsJapan

Princess Kako promotes Japanese-Hungarian ties at dinner in Hungary

Princess Kako of Akishino, a niece of Emperor Naruhito and the second daughter of Crown Prince Fumihito, is continuing her visit to Austria and Hungary. Earlier in Austria, she paid a courtesy call on Austrian President Alexander Van der Bellen and attended a commemorative reception. Princess Kako attended a dinner in Budapest to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the diplomatic relations…
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The Netherlands

King Willem-Alexander holds Princes’ Day speech

The third Tuesday of September is traditionally Princes’ Day, the day on which the reigning monarch of the Netherlands addresses a joint session of the Dutch Senate and House of Representatives to give the speech from the throne. The speech sets out the main policy items of the coming parliamentary session. King Willem-Alexander and Queen Máxima arrived at the Knight’s Hall in the…
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British RoyalsThe Cambridges

The Duchess of Cambridge opens new children’s health and well-being garden

The Duchess of Cambridge has launched a new children’s health and well-being Back to Nature garden at the Royal Horticultural Society (RHS) Garden Wisley in Surrey. It is inspired by the other gardens she created together with landscape architects Andree Davies and Adam White along with the RHS. Kensington Palace/Twitter The Duchess of Cambridge arrived with celebrity cook Mary Berry…
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British RoyalsThe Sussexes

The Duke of Sussex launches eco-tourism project in Amsterdam

The Duke of Sussex is in Amsterdam this morning to launch a new eco-tourism project between Booking.com, SkyScanner, CTrip, TripAdvisor and Visa and the new Sussex Royal Foundation. The new initiative will help transform to travel industry to better project tourist destinations and the communities that depend on them. The event comes after a summer full of criticism for the Sussexes&#8217…
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