Norway

Open Post – Italian State Visit to Norway

Their Majesties King Harald and Queen Sonja of Norway have invited the President of Italy, Sergio Mattarella, and his daughter Laura Matarella for a two-day State Visit. Since the King remains hospitalized with an infection, Crown Prince Haakon will host the visit with Queen Sonja and Crown Princess Mette Marit. Schedule Day One: Official welcome… Continue reading Open Post – Italian State Visit to Norway

Netherlands

Open Post – Koningsdag 2023

Who knows what the day will bring? Koningsdag is always a party, and always a surprise. We just hope to see a good contingent of the Dutch royals! This year they will be visiting the festivities held in Rotterdam. https://twitter.com/koninklijkhuis/status/1651493384639459329 Looking Back 2017, Max shooting hoops! Embed from Getty Images 2019, Amalia getting in on… Continue reading Open Post – Koningsdag 2023

Britain · Germany

Open Post – British State Visit to Germany (Updated Day Three)

The first state visit to another country in the reign of King Charles III is now underway. It's a bit truncated but still full of activity. Agenda King Charles and Queen Camilla will be in Germany March 29 through 31. A ceremonial welcome by President Steinmeier and Frau B├╝denbender at the Brandenburg Gate. A State… Continue reading Open Post – British State Visit to Germany (Updated Day Three)

Netherlands

Open Post – Queen Maxima in Morocco (Updated Day Three)

These royals are hard to keep track of! Yesterday, Queen Maxima began a four-day visit to Morocco in her role as UN Secretary-General's Special Advocate for Inclusive Finance. Maxima changes modes from "Queen" to "UN Representative" for these events, and that, in combination with the locale, leads to a different wardrobe approach for her. Day… Continue reading Open Post – Queen Maxima in Morocco (Updated Day Three)

Netherlands

Open Post – Dutch State Visit to Slovakia (Updated Day Three)

(Hofdame Note: The Jordanian wedding post has been updated with more photos from the henna party. In the comments I added some photos of royals we don't see often!) At the invitation of President Zuzana Caputova, King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima are making a three-day State Visit to Slovakia. The royal couple will commemorate the… Continue reading Open Post – Dutch State Visit to Slovakia (Updated Day Three)