HM Queen Maxima of the Netherlands Attends the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs.

koningin-maxima-okt-15-lOn the afternoon of Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Maxima of the Netherlands attended the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs award ceremony during the Keukenhof Flower Show in Lisse.  The theme of this year’s award: Future proof Ondernemen.

Established in 1986, the award raises awareness in horticulture as well as to generate interest in promoting the positive developments in the horticultural sector through innovative and sustainable entrepreneurship. 

The winner to the 2016 Tuinbouw Ondernemersprijs went to Boomkwekerij Ebben.

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Dutch Royal Family

(VIDEO) HM Queen Margrethe II of Denmark Hosts a New Year’s Reception.

QMIIOn the morning of Wednesday, January 6, 2016, Her Majesty Queen Margrethe II of Denmark accompanied by Their Royal Highnesses Crown Prince Frederik and Crown Princess Mary of Denmark hosted a reception for members of the Danish Armed Forces and the Emergency Management Agency, I., II. and III. ranked classes as well as invited representatives of major national organizations and patronages held at Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen.

Prior to this morning’s reception Her Majesty was escorted in a beautiful golden carriage from Christian VII’s Palace to Christiansborg Palace in Copenhagen by the  Gardehusarregimentets Hesteskorte (Guard Hussar Regiment’s Horse Escort).

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Danish Royals