Apologies for the lateness of this morning’s posting; other editorial duties got in the way. In general you can expect this post to appear before 8 a.m. in the future, it’s a solemn promise. OK, to war!
New York Post: According to a popular urban myth, if you look very closely during one Read More
Our favorite castle is the von Thurn und Taxis abode in Regensburg. The place has more rooms than Buckingham Palace, apparently.
Sadly though, it’s not for sale. Yet if you’re in the market for something nearly as good, Forbes has a great article for you. (Opening sentence: “When Richard Gaylord Read More
The Garden at Buckingham Palace: An Illustrated History, by Jane Brown, with photographs by Christopher Simon Sykes. Royal Collection Publications, 224 pages, £30.
Americans all know Buckingham Palace in London. Whether they’ve stood with their camera lenses poking through the railings to capture the daily ritual of the changing of the guard, or know Read More