Peter the Great’s visit to France to be marked by exhibition at Versailles
From 30 May – 24 September 2017, Versailles will mark 300 years since the Russian Tsar Peter I’s trip to France, with an...27th February 2017
The Life of a Medieval King
One of the current buzz phrases is maintaining our “work/life” balance, but what of Medieval times and if your “work” happened...26th February 2017
In praise of the fashion Queen
In a world where today’s fashion trend instantly becomes tomorrow’s second choice, one wardrobe has not only survived every change but...26th February 2017
Who is Princess Estelle of Sweden?
The Princess celebrates her 5th birthday today.23rd February 2017
The secrets of Buckingham Palace
Built of 775 rooms and housing no less than 78 bathrooms and 1,514 doors, it’s little wonder that Buckingham Palace has...21st February 2017
Who is Princess Marie-Astrid of Luxembourg?
Marie-Astrid Liliane Charlotte Léopoldine Wilhelmine Ingeborg Antoinette Élisabeth Anne Alberte was born on 17 February 1954, the eldest daughter of the...17th February 2017
A Royal Execution: George, the Duke of Clarence
The War of the Roses was a period marked by the deep-set and bitter hatred that burned between the Houses of...17th February 2017
The duties of an Elizabethan Lady-in-Waiting
In the early modern period, the allure of court life was more than desirable, which caused families to seek positions that...13th February 2017
The end of the House of Bonaparte
In order to know how a story ends, it is indispensable to understand the essence of how it began. The years...12th February 2017
Who is Patricia Knatchbull?
Patricia Knatchbull is 2nd Countess Mountbatten of Burma. She was the eldest child of Lord Mountbatten of Burma. I commented in...12th February 2017