Icelandic State Visit to Norway

President Guðni Th. Jóhannesson and First Lady Eliza Jean Reid of Iceland are on their first State Visit to Norway from March 21st to 23rd, where they are guests of the Norwegian Royal Family. On Day 1, King Harald and Queen Sonja officially welcomed the Presidential Couple, attended a wreath-laying ceremony, hosted an official luncheon, and accompanied them on engagements throughout the day. In the evening, King Harald gave a gala dinner at the Royal Palace in honour of his guests. Continue reading


Norwegian Royal Tiaras 2016

The Norwegian Royal ladies had a nice amount of Tiara appearances this year, starting with the official portraits released for King Harald’s Silver Jubilee in January, and continuing with a Gala dinner for the diplomatic corps in March, outgoing State Visits to Italy and Finland, a banquet during the Singapore State Visit, and a dinner for members of the Norwegian Parliament in October. Continue reading

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway in Canada- Day 1

Crown Prince Haakon and Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway started their Official visit to Canada on November 7th in Ottawa. The Royal couple were greeted by Governor General David Johnston at Rideau Hall, visited the Canadian Museum of Nature, and attended a reception at the Canadian Museum of History. The evening before, the couple had dinner with Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and his wife, Sophie. Continue reading