The Queen's official birthday (Queen's Day, koninginnedag) in the Netherlands is celebrated each year with parties, street markets, concerts and special events for the royal family on April 30 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
Queen Beatrix (R), Princess Maxima (C) and Crown Prince Willem-Alexander of the Netherlands listen to a speech during the annual Queen's day in Veenendaal April 30, 2012. The Duty royal family celebrates its annual Queen's day on April 30.
'Queensday' in Amsterdam. The 30th of April is a holiday in Holland. The birthday of our former queen, Juliana, the mother of Beatrix. Everybody dressed up in orange, which is the last name of our Royal family.
The Peace Palace will celebrate its 100-year anniversary in 2013 and has become the icon of The Hague, the International City of Peace and Justice. It is a beautiful building in which people are working on a daily basis towards world peace.