Monday, September 14, 2009

Royal Visitors from The Netherlands


First Lady Michelle Obama met with the Dutch Crown Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima on Friday, September 11th to have tea and exchange gifts. President Barack Obama joined later for a conversation with the Dutch royal couple.

Dutch Crown Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Maxima ended a week of celebrating United States-Dutch relations with a visit to the White House Friday, reports Dutch news agency ANP. Click link below for full post from Expatica.com

The royal pair were in the United States last week to mark the 400 year anniversary of Henry Hudson's discovery of New York. Hudson was an English explorer sailing with the Dutch East India Company.

http://www.expatica.com/nl/news/dutch-news/Obama-praises-Dutch-healthcare-during-royal-visit_56289.html