Just like the rest of us, the royals – from Queen Rania of Jordan to Crown Princess Marie Chantal of Greece – have been getting ready to ring in 2016.
Click through to see the best pics as the world's royals bring the year to a close on a high note!
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Princess Tatiana of Greece was in an inspiring mood as she proclaimed: 'For a Clean Start to 2016 Go Green!'
Happy birthday to Princess Diana's niece @kitty.spencer who celebrated her 25th birthday 'surrounded by kings' before joining friends in Cape Town, South Africa for their pre-wedding party. 'Warming up for the wedding of two of my favourite people in the whole wide world! #lilyandpaal.'
Crown Princess Marie-Chantal of Greece posted this great pic of her husband Prince Pavlos and son Achileas, captioning it simply 'Photobomb...'
Queen Rania of Jordan was in chocolate heaven this week: 'Today, someone made my childhood dream come true! And it's a big Toblerone, not just a big box with small ones in it!'
Princess Caroline's son Pierre Casiraghi was in competitive mode for Team Maserati during the Rolex Sydney Hobart Yacht Race in Australia.
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German princess Lilly Wittgenstein posted lots of family holiday pics this week, declaring: 'Decoration Team for our mad family Christmas!!!'
'Merry Christmas ' was Princess Olympia's sunny message over the holidays. The Greek royal had joined her siblings and parents for a fun Christmas vacation in Harbour Island, Bahamas.
Hisako, Princess Takamado congratulated players in the 37th Empress's Cup All-Japan Women's Soccer Championship match at the Todoroki Stadium in Kawasaki.
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Princess Theodora of Greece was 'Home for Christmas' with her parents ex-King Constantine II and Queen Anne-Marie.