A video guide to European royal families | Spain, Monaco, Denmark, Netherlands, Sweden and Norway | Explanation
In the world of royal news, the british monarchy tends to grab the headlines – in large part thanks to the dramas that have unfolded within the family in recent years.
However, there are many royal families outside the UK, especially in countries in Europe, which are sometimes in the spotlight.
Of course, Australians know the Danish royal family well, having seen people born in Tasmania. Mary Donaldson marries a prince and becomes Crown Princess Mary.
The Monegasque royal family has also caught the world’s attention, with Grace Kelly becomes the first actress to become a royal and swap Hollywood for luxury hotels in Monte Carlo in the 1950s.
However, occasional royal observers might not be in the monarchies of Norway or the Netherlands, for example.
From Queen Letizia of Spain to Crown Princess Victoria of Sweden, there are many faces to know.
Watch the video at the top of the page for a quick guide to some of the main European royal families, Spain, Monaco, the Netherlands, Denmark, Sweden and Norway.
Video: Orla Maher / 9 Honey
The tiaras worn by the women of the royal family of Spain