Queen Margrethe & Prince Henrik visit China

Chinese President Xi Jinping accompanies Queen Margrethe II of Denmark to view an honour guard during a welcoming ceremony outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing, China on April 24. Queen Margrethe II and her husband, Prince Henrik, will be visiting China until April 28. (Photo by Feng Li/Getty Images)


Danish royals attend battle memorial

Below: Queen Margrethe II of Denmark (right) sits with her husband, Prince Henrik (center), and Helle Thorning-Schmidt, Prime Minister of Denmark (left) during the Battle of Dybbol Memorial Day on April 18, 2014 in Dybbol near Sonderborg, Denmark.(Photo by Tim Riediger/Getty Images)


Birthday banquet at Danish palace

Today Danish royal family members attended a banquet at Christiansborg Palace to celebrate Queen Margrethe's birthday. The queen will turn 70 on April 16. (Sorry, the photos originally published with this post have expired.)