Royal Christmas Cards 2018

Merry Christmas to all of our readers celebrating around the world! Royals have been releasing a plethora Christmas Cards and Messages this month, often with a family photo and/or a video. After the success of previous years, we are compiling the Royal Christmas Cards of 2018 (this page is also where we will be adding the various Christmas/New Year’s Speeches, so be sure to return)-  Continue reading

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary in Latvia

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark are on an Official Visit to Latvia on December 6th and 7th, to celebrate the Centenary of Independence. King Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands, Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway, Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel of Sweden, and the Earl and Countess of Wessex are among the other Royals that have also visited Latvia this year as part of visits to the Baltic States to mark their Centenary of Independence. Continue reading

Queen Margrethe in Iceland

Queen Margrethe II of Denmark visited Iceland on the 1st of December, to mark the 100th anniversary of Iceland’s Independence from the Kingdom of Denmark. Until 1944, Iceland remained in a Federation with Denmark as ‘the Kingdom of Iceland’ (the Queen received the Icelandic name of Þórhildur when she was born in 1940), when it declared itself a Republic. The Danish Royal Family hosted the President and First Lady last year and attended a Concert to mark the Centenary in October. Continue reading