On November 12, 2013, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark arrived in Reykjavík, Iceland to participate in the “…celebrations of the 350-year anniversary of Árni Magnússon…” according to the Danish royal court.
This evening Her Majesty attended a gala dinner hosted by the President of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grimsson, held at the Bessastaðir (President Grimsson’s official residence).
Tomorrow, Her Majesty will carry out several engagements in Reykjavík including a visit to the Kópavogur Art Museum-Gerðarsafn as well as attend the Árni Magnússon’s anniversary lecture at the University of Iceland.
In honor of Her Serene Highness the late Princess Grace of Monaco’s birthday (she was born on November 12, 1929, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) here are two documentaries about the life of the beautiful Oscar-winning actress, princess and loving Mom of three.
On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, Their Royal Highnesses The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall continued their nine-day official tour of India.
Today, The Prince of Wales visited the “…Cochin Shipyard, India’s largest shipyard which has very close links with a number of businesses in the UK…” as well as toured the Vazhachal Forest Range according to Clarence House.
The Duchess of Cornwall, in the meantime, visited the Government School of Nursing at Ernakulam, met with teachers and students from the Rajagiri Public School, and much more.
For more information about today’s activities as well as to view photos please click the links below.
On Tuesday, November 12, 2013, Their Majesties King Willem-Alexander and Queen Maxima of the Netherlands arrived at Princess Juliana International Airport on the beautiful island of St. Maarten to begin their eight-day tour of the Caribbean. Their Majesties tour will take them the islands of Saba, St. Eustatius, Bonaire, Curaçao, and Aruba.
Tomorrow, Their Majesties will attend a welcoming ceremony at the Clem Labega Square, met with the governor of St. Maarten, Eugene Bernard Holiday and other officials, visit the Milton Peters College as well as the Raoul Illidge Sports Complex, and much more.
On November 12, 2013, Her Royal Highness Princess Marie of Denmark arrived at the Sygehus Sønderjylland (South Jutland Hospital) in Sønderborg to participate in the “…launch of hospital clown activities [at the] Child and Youth Clinic…” according to the Danish royal court.
On November 12, 2013, His Royal Highness The Duke of Cambridge participated in an investiture ceremony at Buckingham Palace in London.
The duke stepped in at the last minute when “…The Queen was forced to pull out [of the ceremony] this morning after suffering ‘mild discomfort’ with her ankle…” according to ITV News via a Buckingham Palace spokesperson.
For more information about today’s investitures as well as to view photos please click the links below.