It was a busy week for international Royal visits: while Victoria and Daniel were busy in Peru and Colombia, Queen Margrethe was making her first ever official state visit to Indonesia alongside her husband, Prince Consort Henrik. Not only was it Margrethe's first visit, but
This past week, Crown Princess Victoria and Daniel of Sweden have been carrying out an official visit to Peru and Colombia. As well as strengthening bonds between the nations, the couple also hope to increase awareness for Swedish culture.
The couple's first stop was at the
The excitement just keeps coming over in Sweden, as today Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia announced that they are expecting their first child. The baby is due in April, just a month after Crown Princess Victoria is expecting her second child.
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The existence of a Swedish King can be traced back to prehistoric times, however, it was not until the 16th Century that the hereditary system we know today came into practice.
Like the country it rules, the Swedish Monarchy has led the way in terms of
Princess Madeleine and her husband, Chris O'Neill, gathered alongside their friends and family for the christening of their three-month-old son, Prince Nicolas today.
The service took place in the Royal Chapel of Drottningholm Palace and saw the sixth-in-line to the throne enter into the Church of Sweden,
It has been revealed that Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, who married last July, have chosen Rosendal Palace as their first home.
The couple originally made plans to move into Villa Solbacken located on the island of South Djurgården, Stockholm. Unfortunately, during renovations, which began earlier
The Swedish Royal Family have just released a new portrait of the Crown Princess Couple along with their daughter, Princess Estelle.
Although new to the public, the photo appears to have been taken last December when the couple attended the Nobel Prize dinner hosted by the King.
King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima arrived yesterday for the annual Prinsjesdag (Prince's Day) that marks the official opening of Parliament in the Netherlands.
Thousands of well-wishers braced the rain in support of the Royal couple, excited to catch a glimpse of The King and Queen as they made their
Prince Carl Philip and his new wife, Princess Sofia have carried out their first official Royal visit this week, since marrying in June.
The pair, who are also known as The Duke and Duchess of Värmland, chose their duchy for this significant occasion.
It was a jam-packed
Prince Albert made a public apology for the role of the Monegasque police in the Second World War during visit to a Monaco cemetery on Thursday.
Here, Albert unveiled a memorial for those who were deported out of Monaco to Nazi concentration camps during WWII.
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It was an important day for Prince Henrik of Denmark this week as he was pictured, bright red backpack at the ready, for his first day of school. His parents, Prince Joachim and Princess Marie, looked especially proud of their eldest child on this special
In a somewhat controversial move, King Michael (also Mihai) of Romania has made the decision to remove his grandson, Prince Nicholas, from the line of succession to the now defunct Romanian throne.
The King had felt that the Prince, also called Nicolae, was not living up
Once again, guests and Royals gathered to celebrate the marriage of Pierre Casiraghi and Beatrice Borromeo, this time for the religious ceremony. While the civil ceremony took place in Monaco last week, the couple chose the bride's native home of Italy to say their vows before
The existence of a Norwegian monarch can be dated back to 857 with the unification of Norway. The first King of Norway was Harald Hårfagre; since then 64 monarchs have reigned over Norway, including the current King. The current Norwegian Royal Family continue the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.
Whilst Monaco were celebrating a Royal wedding, the Danish Royal Family were out in force this weekend for their annual summer photo call. It took place, as usual, outside Gråsten Palace, the family's summer residence.
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Queen Margrethe and Prince Henrik appeared alongside Crown Prince Frederick and
New mother of two, Princess Madeleine of Sweden, showed off her family in newly released photos, posting them proudly on her Facebook page. They are the first official photos to show Prince Nicolas with his parents.
The stunning photographs were taken by Brigitte Grenfeldt outside Solliden Palace
The first half of a Royal Wedding took place this weekend in Monaco as Pierre Casiraghi, youngest son of Princess Caroline, wed his girlfriend of seven years, Beatrice Borromeo in a civil ceremony.
It was a fairly intimate occasion, as 70 of the couple's closest friends
The Monarchy has a long history within Spain dating back as far as the eighth century, however its existence has always been assured. The Monarchy underwent a period in exile during the dictatorship of General Franco. It was reestablished in 1975 when Juan Carlos I was named