Finlands Centenary – The Country that could have been a Monarchy

Finland started its centenary celebrations on 1 June 2017 with a meating of Nordic heads of state in Helsinki. An historical day, as the Presidents of Finland and Iceland and the Monarchs of Norway, Sweden and Denmark have only gathered in Finland once before since Finland became an independent country. Finland became an independent state […]

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The wedding of Count Fredrik Creutz and Princess Maria-Annunziata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies

Helsinki, 2 August 2003 Helsinki, Finland, 30-35° C. Despite of the fact that the bride comes from a well-known royal family, the groom from Finnish nobility and a royal wedding is not very often taking place in Finland there was no press to cover the wedding and there was no public. However on the stairs […]

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