The Crown Jewels have been symbols of the monarchy’s power and connection with God for centuries. The Sovereigns that sat on the throne and used these royal items believed wholly that they were anointed by God’s own hand – the Divine Right of Kings – to rule their people. St. Edward’s Crown Named for St. Edward the Confessor, this is… Read More
Buckingham Palace “Buck House” – as it is affectionately known – is the official seat of HM The Queen.
Ceremonies are what make the monarchy legendary. Tourism to Britain skyrockets when there is a regal show — accommodation from the simplest hostels to the chicest hotels get fully booked– and people certainly get their money’s worth of majestic pomp and drama. • State Opening of Parliament Though the Queen is a Constitutional Monarch and outside of politics, she is… Read More