Royal Birthday: Prince George of Cambridge

Prince George celebrates his 6th birthday on 22 July 2019, with Kensington Palace releasing three gorgeous new photos. The Duchess of Cambridge recently took these three photos: two in the gardens at Kensington Palace and another whilst away on holidays. The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are very pleased to share new photographs of Prince…

Royal Birthday: Princess Madeleine of Sweden

Grattis på födelsedagen! Princess Madeleine celebrates her 37th birthday on Monday, 10 June 2019, sharing her birthday with Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh who turns 98. The youngest daughter of King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia, Madeleine Thérèse Amelie Josephine, Princess of Sweden, Duchess of Hälsingland and Gästrikland, was born in 1982 at Drottningholm…

Dutch Royal Family Move House

King Willem-Alexander, Queen Máxima and their three daughters have taken up residence in the newly-restored Huis ten Bosch Palace on Sunday, 13 January 2019. The caretaker raised the Royal Standard shortly after their arrival. After Queen Beatrix moved out, following her abdication on 30 April 2013, the Government agency began lengthy restorations on the 17th…

Philippe, King of the Belgians 5th Anniversary on Throne

King Philippe celebrates his 5th Anniversary as monarch in Belgium on 21 July 2018. He was sworn in about one hour later following his father's abdication for health reasons. He took the constitutional oath before the combined chambers of parliament during his enthronement on 21 July 2013, as the 7th King of the Belgians. The…

Princess Beatrix Celebrates Her 80th Birthday

The Royal House of the Netherlands has released several new photos of Princess Beatrix, with her sons, daughters-in-law and grandchildren, to mark her 80th birthday on 31 January 2018. Photographer Jeroen van der Meyde took these images at Drakensteyn Castle in Lage Vuursche, including one of the former Queen with her black labrador. However, Princess…

Prince George Celebrates 4th Birthday

Kensington Palace has released a gorgeous new photo to mark Prince George's 4th birthday on 22 July 2017. The Duke and Duchess are delighted to share a new official portrait of Prince George to mark His Royal Highness's fourth birthday tomorrow. The Duke and Duchess are very pleased to share this lovely picture as they…

The Flying Royal Dutchman

This is your King, er, Captain speaking! King Willem-Alexander has revealed he is still working as an airline pilot for KLM Royal Dutch Airlines since his accession in 2013, when his mother Queen Beatrix abdicated. He flies twice per month, often as a co-pilot with Captain Maarten Putman (pictured below, left), to keep his hours…