The 3 must-see royal palaces in northern Spain

April 12, 2018 Sophie 0

While travelling in Spain, you don’t have to limit yourself to Madrid or Barcelona to see historic royal buildings. The northern part of the country is just as intriguing when it comes to architecture and regions like Cantabria, and the Basque Country are home to a number of breathtaking buildings, each with an interesting history [read more]

Top Historical Tips for London

February 24, 2018 Moniek 0

When planning a trip to London, there is plenty of historical things to see. But which places are specifically related to royal women? 1. Buckingham Palace You simply can’t go to London without visiting Buckingham Palace. It is open to the public during the summer months. Buckingham Palace is perhaps one of the most recognizable [read more]

Palace of Holyroodhouse and Holyrood Abbey

February 21, 2018 Moniek 0

The Palace of Holyroodhouse is commonly referred to as Holyrood Palace. It lies at the opposite end of the Royal Mile which connects to Edinburgh Castle. It is still an official residence and The Queen uses it for one week during the summer when she carries out engagements in the area. The current palace was [read more]

Top Historical Tips for Paris

February 11, 2018 Moniek 2

If you’re planning a trip to Paris, you cannot miss these historical places related to royal women. 1.The Basilica of St. Denis The Basilica of St. Denis is the traditional burial place of the French royal family and was also the site of many coronations. Get lost between the amazing marble statues and marvel at [read more]

Royal Travel at the Spoorwegmuseum

January 17, 2018 Moniek 0

Royalty must travel in style and so the Dutch Railway Museum (Spoorwegmuseum) has dedicated an entire exhibition to Royal Travel. The exhibition surprisingly opens in the ladies bathroom, where tiles from the royal waiting at Amsterdam Central have been used. You then move on to a royal waiting room before going to an actual royal [read more]

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