Members of the royal family visit other countries from time to time to extend goodwill and strengthen their ties with each other. Among the royal couples of Europe that recently went on tour are Prince William and Kate Middleton who visited Australia and New Zealand as well as Queen Margrethe II of Denmark and her husband Prince Henrik.

When these royal couples are out and about, they never fail to capture international media attention. People are eager to see where they go, what outfits they wear and how they interact with the locals.

Queen Margrethe II Makes History

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In the case of Danish Queen Margrethe II and Prince Henrik, they made history by visiting a significant memorial hall in Nanjing, China known as the Memorial Hall of the Victims of the Nanjing Massacre. The visit that occurred last April 27 to 28 made the Queen the first sitting foreign head of state to visit the hall. Read the rest of this entry »