Buckingham Palace, London
Europe Trip 2010 - Day 13 January 5, 2010 Buckingham Palace is the official London residence of the British monarch. Located in the City of Westminster, the palace is a setting for state occasions and royal hospitality. It has been a rallying point for the British people at times of national rejoicing and crisis. Originally known as Buckingham House, the building which forms the core of today's palace was a large townhouse built for the Duke of Buckingham in 1705 on a site which had been…
Into the Woods: Chasing Stories on The German Fairytale Route
Are you sitting comfortably? All right then, let’s begin… Once upon a time, in a land far away was a magical fairy tale road running through many beautiful forests and woods. Along the road lay many wonderful things, as many stories had been built upon it. People came from all over the world to drive along the road because they wished to feel young again, like they were when they first heard the stories. They wanted to share the stories and the happy feeling with their children, so they…
Rainha Elizabeth II tornou-se a monarca de reinado mais duradouro da monarquia britânica. Uma vida em imagens.
A rainha Elizabeth II tornou-se a monarca de mais longo reinado da Grã-Bretanha após bater o recorde de 63 anos e 216 dias da rainha Victoria. Vamos dar uma olhada em seu reinado através de imagens.
The Jubilee Muster of Ma'am's troops: Three Armed Forces march through Windsor as RAF jets conduct awesome flypast tribute
The Queen, dressed in turquoise with a large-brimmed hat complete with purple feather, was cheered by thousands of well-wishers in Windsor in scenes reminiscent of last year's Royal Wedding. The crowd roared in excitement as the Red Arrows soared overhead before the event came to an end with a rousing rendition of God Save the Queen