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Old 12-24-2008, 12:19 AM
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Luxembourg Royal Christmas

Does anyone one know what the Luxembourg Royals do at Christmas?
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Old 12-24-2008, 01:33 AM
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There were some pictures of them celebrating from about five years ago. I would presume that they celebrate it together, but they don't release pictures every year.
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Old 01-02-2009, 10:32 AM
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Well done we will have to try and see how we can get our hands on some pictures!
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Old 02-18-2009, 02:58 AM
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If we want Christmas photos of the Luxembourg royals we need to look for pictures from December 6th each year. Holidays are different in each country and St. Nikolaus day which is when the real Christmas type celebrations happen in Luxembourg. They attend concerts, auction Christmas trees, attend mass and spend time with families on December 24/25 but in Luxembourg it is not what we in various other countries consider to be "Christmas" celebrations.
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Old 02-18-2009, 09:30 PM
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In a magazine I saw that they tape-worm a chalet in Swiss, and they were passing the Christmas there
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Old 02-18-2009, 10:46 PM
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It is a mystery
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Old 12-25-2015, 08:52 PM
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Could be wrong but it seems this Christmas rather than recording a message The Grand Duke gave an interview instead.

RTL.lu - Lëtzebuerg - "2015 war kee richteg schéint Joer"
Intervention de Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc à la veille de Noël - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Décembre 2015

And a print out of the interview
Intervention de Noël de Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc (version FR) - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Décembre 2015

Amongst other things discussed:

The Paris attacks and also (interestingly IMO how they spoke to their children about staying safe)
The Refugee crisis in Europe
Luxembourg's Presidency of the EU
The Paris Climate Change Summit
The Grand Duke 95th birthday - apparently Grand Duke Jean is doing "extremely well"
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Old 12-15-2017, 11:13 AM
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2017 Christmas decorations at Château de Berg:

Noël à la Cour grand-ducale - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Décembre 2017
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Old 12-16-2017, 08:15 PM
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Wow, that is most beautiful of all chateaus I have seen. That tree in the main picture, all the red and creme decorations is stunning..........now I must decorate a tree very similar to that..........whomever designed this has excellent taste.
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Old 12-24-2018, 02:44 PM
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Christmas Message from Grand Duke Henri
Discours de Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc à la veille de Noël - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Décembre 2018
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Old 12-24-2019, 02:17 PM
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The Christmas message rom GD Henri



http://www.monarchie.lu/fr/actualite...oel/index.html
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Old 12-25-2019, 09:50 AM
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On this Christmas day, find a selection of the Grand-Ducal Family's souvenir album.

GD Henri with HGD Guillaume in 1983

https://scontent.fath3-3.fna.fbcdn.n...b0&oe=5EB307B6


GD Maria Teresa with HGD Guillaume in 1983

https://scontent.fath3-3.fna.fbcdn.n...40&oe=5E6E77DD


The GD Couple with HGD Guillaume with Prince Felix in 1984

https://scontent.fath3-3.fna.fbcdn.n...31&oe=5EA58969


GD Henri with HGD Guillaumme with Princes Felix and Louis in 1990

https://scontent.fath3-4.fna.fbcdn.n...75&oe=5EA09389


GD Maria Teresa with HGD Guillaume with Princes Felix and Louis in 1990

https://scontent.fath3-4.fna.fbcdn.n...0e&oe=5E785A01


GD Jean with GD Maria Teresa in 2016

https://scontent.fath3-3.fna.fbcdn.n...0e&oe=5EAF9058
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eya, Thank you for the wonderful Christmas pictures of the Grand Ducal children.
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Old 01-01-2020, 11:38 AM
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Happy New Year from the Grand Ducal Family!

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/ENMWyH3W...pg&name=medium

The Grand-Ducal Family reunited for the holidays under the sun in Switzerland.


https://www.instagram.com/p/B60W3S_gjuJ/
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This year Christmas speech

Discours de Son Altesse Royale le Grand-Duc à la veille de Noël - 2020 - Cour Grand-Ducale de Luxembourg - Décembre 2020

https://today.rtl.lu/news/luxembourg/a/1635521.html
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Grand Duchess Maria Teresa shared a Christmas memory of 1994 today:


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"For the end of the year, Jacques Schneider has created greeting cards from the artist’s latest portraits of the Grand Ducal couple. An initiative for the benefit of the Foundation of the Grand Duke and of the Grand Duchess, entirely imagined and manufactured in Luxembourg."

https://www.instagram.com/p/CXLgGUEthwV/

https://www.instagram.com/p/CXLhzLtgG6d/
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GD Maria Teresa shares old christmas pictures!

"Preparing for Christmas with the family, quite a tradition!"

https://www.instagram.com/p/CXspaMhNoNY/
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