This summer is shaping upto be one filled with intimate royal family photos. From new Prince George and Princess Charlotte snaps to Princess Madeleine showing off her new bundle of joy,the world has been treated to some amazing shots. Now, the Danish royal family is getting in on the action releasing pics from their summer vacation on July 25.
The portrait session,which featured Crown Princess Mary, Queen Margrethe, Crown Prince Frederik andmore, is an annual event where the family gets together in the gardensof Gråsten Palace. Several photos were released showing Mary cozyingup with her 4-year-old twins Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine, who donneda cast after breaking her arm during a horseback-riding accident two weeks ago.
In the adorable series of snaps, Princess Isabella and PrinceChristian are seated next to their grandparents as Princess Alexandra, her husband CountJefferson, and their children Countess Ingrid and Count Richard happily smile for the camera.
Dressed casually, the family strolled through the stunning groundsand played with their pet dogs while enjoying some relaxing time together. Missing from this year'sportrait was Prince Frederik's brother Prince Joachim and his family.
The picturescome just days after Josephine was spotted out with her parents at an equestrian parade wearing the cast. The royal couple'syoungest child smiled and waved to well-wishers, accepted bouquets from theriders and at one point couldn't contain her excitement as she saw the youngriders file out in procession provingthe accident certainly isn't slowing her down.
The royalfamily is currently spending the children's long break at their official summerresidence in southern Denmark. Their last notableappearance as a family of six was in April, during Queen MargretheII's 75th birthday celebrations. The group joined Margrethe onthe balcony of Copenhagen's town hall and were pictured waving at well-wishersbelow.