Yrma in a wrinkled skirt, silly gloves of inappropriate length and colour, and an outfit worn once to a baptism of one of Caroline Fleming's sprogs were what greeted Chinese President Hu Jintao and his wife as they landed in Copenhagen to start a state visit to Denmark through 16 June. At least regal Prince Joachim was present to help relax the Chinese team. Otherwise, the Danish royals would give the Chinese reason to believe that not all things are better in the West.
Photo Gallery: Berlingske
Photo Gallery: Belga
Photos: Keld Navntoft except top photo by Finn Frandsen