Aug 23, 2016

These Childhood Photos of Prince Harry Will Make You Want to Hug Him Even More!

Prince Harry has been the darling of everyone's eyes the moment he was born. Let us reminisce the prince's childhood days and you will see that he's one cute boy the world can't get over with!

Aug 22, 2016

Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Dies; Queen Victoria's Second Son Succeeds to the Throne

Ernst II, the reigning Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Queen Victoria's cousin, passed away midnight of August 22, 1893, at Reinhardsbrunn Castle near Gotha, New York Times reported. Since he was childless, the throne of the duchy fell to his nephew, Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, the second son of Queen Victoria and Ernst's younger brother, Prince Albert. 

Financing the British Royal Family: Where does the Money Come From?

The Privy Purse is used to fund the Queen's expenses as head of state. In this photo, U.S. President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama are welcomed
by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace in 2009. Image: Wikipedia.

Securing the necessary funds is vital for the operations of the British Royal Family. The Monarchy has, more often than not, been described as an expensive institution. However, the Royal Household works towards ensuring that the taxpayers' money is spent in the most efficient manner. So where does the Queen gets the money to fund their day-to-day activities? 

Aug 19, 2016

The British Royal Family is UK's Top Tourism Draw

The British Royal Family. Image: Wikimedia

The British Royal Family is a top tourism draw that’s difficult to knock down from the No. 1 spot. Since the 2012 Olympics, U.S. visit to London has seen a steady increase by 2.3 million American visitors. That’s a rise of 11 per cent from 2012 according to the data from London & Partners, the Mayor’s promotional company.

Aug 17, 2016

These Photos will Remind You that Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip's Love is Bound to Last Forever

Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip have been married since we can imagine when. They've survived the toughest challenges, celebrated milestones together, and now they reaped the adoration of millions of people around the world. In a time when marriages seem to end as fast as love transpires, Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip are inspiration to many who want to believe that happily ever after still exists, especially for those who look for it, fight for their love and endure the test of time.

Aug 16, 2016

Princess Charlotte to Make First Overseas Tour Next Month

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and their children, Prince George and Princess Charlotte. Image: official website

Princess Charlotte could be heading on her first ever royal tour next month as her parents the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge are expected to make an official visit Canada. A report by Sunday Times can tell that the Cambridges are all set for their eight-day trip.  The would be Prince George’s official trip who joined his parents on their Australia and New Zealand visit in 2014.

Aug 14, 2016

10 Reasons Why Queen Anne of Romania is Larger than Life

King Michael and Queen Anne of Romania. Image: Linkedin

Queen Anne, considered by many as Romanian’s “Uncrowned Queen,” is hailed “as one of the most important symbols of wisdom, dignity and, especially, as a model of moral conduct." Despite the difficulties she encountered in her earlier life, she went on to become the strength and the biggest support that King Michael I (who himself had to endure losing the throne of Romania) ever had. Let us take a look at the trying yet colorful life that she’s had.
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