June 29, 2012

Sweden: Carl Gustaf & Silvia in St. Tropez

King Carl Gustaf & Queen Silvia of Sweden are currently on their annual holiday in St. Tropez.



Sweden: Carl Philip opened ÅF Offshore Race

Prince Carl Philip of Sweden inaugurated yesterday ÅF Offshore Race in Stockholm.



June 28, 2012

Sweden: Carl Gustaf & Silvia visited Criança Esperança community

During the Rio+20 conference King Carl Gustaf & Queen Silvia of Sweden visited the Criança Esperança community social project in Cantagalo, Rio de Janeiro.



Sweden: First grandchild for Princess Christina on the way

It became known today, that Princess Christina, Mrs. Magnuson and her husband Tord Magnuson will become grandparents for the first time. Their youngest son Victor Magnuson and his longtime girlfriend Frida Bergström are expecting their first child this winter.

Norway: Sonja attended opening of "Edvard Munch - The Modern Eye" exhibition

Queen Sonja of Norway attended on Wednesday the official opening of the exhibition "Edvard Munch - The Modern Eye" at Tate Modern in London.


June 21, 2012

Summer Holidays

The summer holiday is starting for royal families and also for all people around Europe. While Crown Princess Mette-Marit of Norway headed for her 13 days vacation to Kashmir, Crown Princess Victoria, Prince Daniel & Princess Estelle of Sweden are going to spent the next weeks in Ockelbö and Solliden.

I'm heading for a vacation tommorow too, so for the next week there will be no updates to the blog. Wishing everyone a beautiful summer!

Sweden: Daniel visited The Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum

Prince Daniel of Sweden visited on June 11th The Swedish Entrepreneurship Forum.

Sweden: Silvia gave an interview to CNN



American TV station CNN aired yesterday an interview with Queen Silvia of Sweden about her involvement in World Childhood Foundation. You can see the interview HERE.

Sweden: Carl Gustaf at Rio+20

King Carl Gustaf of Sweden was pictured during the Rio+20 meeting.



Norway: Haakon attended Global Dignity event

On Monday Crown Prince Haakon of Norway attended a Global Dignity event at Engebret Café in Oslo.


Norway: Harald & Sonja visit Vestfold county - day 2 &3

King Harald & Queen Sonja of Norway finished today their 3 days long visit to Vestfold county.








June 19, 2012

Happy wedding anniversaries!

19th June is "the" wedding day in Swedish Royal Family. Therefore today there are two anniversaries to celebrate.

Happy 2nd wedding anniversary to Crown Princess Victoria & Prince Daniel of Sweden!



Happy 36th wedding anniversary to King Carl Gustaf & Queen Silvia of Sweden!


Sweden: Daniel presented Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation's research grant

Prince Daniel of Sweden presented today Swedish Heart-Lung Foundation's research grant at Bernadotte Library at the Royal Palace in Stockholm. Research grant of 15 million SEK, was given to Ulf Eriksson, professor of vascular biochemistry at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm.

Norway: Harald & Sonja visit Vestfold county - day 1

King Harald & Queen Sonja of Norway started today their 3 days long visit to Vestfold county.







June 18, 2012

Sweden: Daniel met winners of UR's Rhetoric Match

Prince Daniel of Sweden met today with the winners of UR's Rhetoric Match, sixth graders from across the country competing in the art of listening and speaking well.


Sweden: Carl Gustaf & Silvia in Brazil

King Carl Gustaf & Queen Silvia of Sweden are currently in Brazil attending Rio+20 Corporate Sustainability Forum. Yesterday Carl Gustaf opened the Swedish Pavillion at the conference. Today Silvia held a speach about "Children & Business: Making the Connection for Sustainability" and Carl Gustaf held a speach at the Rio+20 High Level Dialogue on Global Sustainability.




Norway: Haakon at Youth Olympic Games committee



Crown Prince Haakon of Norway agreed to sit in on the committee of the Youth Olympic Games in Lillehammer in 2016 as representative of the Ministry of Culture. The Committee will act as an advisory body to the Board for the Youth Olympic Games. 

June 17, 2012

Sweden: Carl Philip at Gothenburg City Race

Over the weekend Prince Carl Philip of Sweden took part at Gothenburg City Race. He finished 8th overall and second in his category in first race and won his category in second race.