donderdag 29 april 2010
Allemaal een hele gezellige KONINGINNEDAG !
Fot the readers outside the Netherlands:
30 April is Queensday overhere. We celebrate the birthday of the Queen. Not queen Beatrix but her mother was born on 30 april, but it's a tradition now.
There are big party's in all the cities and villages.
People are wearing orange clothes or things in red, white and blue.
Ther are many fleamarkets especially by children, festivals, music, activities for children in the neighbouhoods: it'a national party.
And the familyname of our royals is: van Oranje= orange!!!
Maybe now you understand something about this strang day....
On the pictures you see Willem van Oranje, the first king. Queen Beatrix in the middle, crownprins Willem Alexander and his wife Maxima (from Argentina) and their 3 girls: Amalia, Alexia and Ariane. And a picture of Maxima, our future queen.