Queen Sonja's art aboard Norwegian polar research and cruise ships

On Sunday, Her Majesty Queen Sonja was present on the Norwegian ship MS Roald Amundsen in New York. There, she could announce her collaboration between her art foundation QSPA and the Norwegian shipping company Hurtigruten. The Queen’s QSPA will have the responsibility for the decoration of the new ship, MS Roald Amundsen. “The unique partnership we are gathered here today to celebrate is…
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Who is Prince Sébastien of Luxembourg?

His Royal Highness Prince Sébastien of Luxembourg was born on 16 April 1992 at the Grand Duchess Charlotte Maternity Hospital in Luxembourg. He is the youngest of Grand Duke Henri, with whom he shares his birthday, and Grand Duchess Maria Teresa‘s five children. He has three older brothers, Prince Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg, Prince Félix, and Prince Louis. He has one…
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French Queen's heart stolen from museum

A 16th-century gold case containing the heart of Anne of Brittany has been stolen from the Thomas-Dobrée Museum in the western French city of Nantes during the weekend. Robbers broke in through a window and got away with the six-inch oval case despite setting off an…

Who is Queen Margrethe II of Denmark?

Today, Queen Margrethe II of Denmark celebrates her 80th birthday. Let’s take a look back at the life of Denmark’s colourful queen. Born Margrethe Alexandrine Þórhildur Ingrid on 16 April 1940, Margrethe was the first child of Crown Prince Frederik and Crown…

False alarm at the camp of the Norwegian Royal Guard

On Saturday, a full terror-alarm went off at Huseby military camp in Oslo. This is the main-camp to the Norwegian Royal Guard who has the highest security responsibility of the Norwegian Royal Family. A civil car drove past the camp before it stopped outside. After this, the driver ran from the vehicle after opening the tailgate. The guards at the camp observed this suspicious behaviour and warned…
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King Harald and Queen Sonja to visit Nordland

The Norwegian royal court confirmed yesterday in a press release that this year’s annual county-tour will go to Nordland-county which is in the north of Norway. Their Majesty The King and Queen will visit Nordland from 12 to 14 June. The visit will include a visit in the…

Royal babyboom in Monaco: Charlotte Casiraghi also reportedly pregnant

There seems to be something in the water in Monaco as pictures appear to confirm that Princess Caroline’s daughter, Charlotte Casiraghi is also expecting a baby. Also, Charlotte’s sisters-in-law, Tatiana and Beatrice are pregnant. The Princely Family of Monaco will be welcoming three new babies in 2018. The Italian and French press were already speculating on a possible pregnancy for…
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