While national traditions and customs adjust elsewhere in the world, in Vienna one tradition always stays the same, and so Koninginnedag will also be celebrated this year, and indeed as it should be and it "always" been with Queen on April 30 and in HARD ON.
As she has mentioned in an exclusive interview, Beatrix takes only truly royal appointments in her otherwise filled diary of Royal Grandmotherly obligations. "Only in Vienna I am still Queen" she confesses with a little bitterness in her voice. "In Austria, the world is still in order," she adds".
As she is no longer head of state," The question of whether his Royal Highness would accompany her, seemed at first to confuse: "Who? Oh, the boy. No he is having his big birthday party and is certainly not yet ready for use again.“