Open Post – Danish Royal Visit to Vietnam (Updated Day Three)

Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary are paying an official royal visit to Vietnam.

Their Royal Highnesses The Crown Prince and The Crown Princess will visit Vietnam in November 2022 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Danish-Vietnamese diplomatic relations established back in November 1971. On this very special occasion, an official Danish business delegation will travel to Vietnam.

Danish Industries website

The full program can be viewed here.

Monday, October 31, 2022

  • Reception at the Danish Ambassador’s residence

Prince Henrik, Frederik’s father, lived in Hanoi as a child, and returned for a few years as young man. Frederik and Mary stopped by his home for a few photos. Mary’s dress is from Sandro, and it is described as having a bandana print.

Tuesday, November 1, 2022

  • Morning: Grand Opening of the Denmark – Vietnam Sustainable Energy Conference, followed by various breakout sessions
  • Evening: Grand dinner at the Hilton Hanoi Opera Hotel and gala performance at the Opera House

The Crown Prince and Princess have arrived at the presidential palace. Mary is wearing her open lacework Temperley London dress, a beloved re-wear.

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Vietnam’s Vice President Vo Thi Anh Xuan greeted the couple. Her blue Ao Dai is very beautiful.

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In the evening, The Crown Princess arrived in her repeated Etro silk dress. Both she and Crown Prince Frederik gave speeches, which were very well-received. I love Mary’s hair in this simple high bun, and wish we saw this on her more often.

Wednesday, November 2, 2022

  • Morning/Afternoon: Site visit to Hai Phong and networking lunch.

The Crown Princess paired her Paul + Joe skirt with a white blouse. Easy breezy!


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