Tag: Princess Diana

Diana & her garden – Kensington Palace Courtesy of Historic Royal Palaces
Exhibitions, Gardens, Travel

Diana & her garden – Kensington Palace

Photos: Courtesy of Historic Royal Palaces If travelling would be easier nowadays, there is one place I would love to go. I have been in London several times, but there is still something new to discover. I visited Kensington Palace only two years ago, but the recent exhibition and the new statue would have been […]

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Sophie about her Passion for Princess Diana
Bits & Pieces, Miscellaneous

Sophie about her Passion for Princess Diana

Many royalty watchers have their favourite royal(s). Last week I interviewed 33-year-old Sophie from Belgium, who has been a big fan of Diana, Princess of Wales, already for many years. Many Dutch royalty fans might know her as the owner of the All Things Royal forum, the best forum for discussing royals – not only […]

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Remembering Princess Diana
Books & Magazines, Media & Co

Remembering Princess Diana

No, really, I am not a big fan of Diana, Princess of Wales. Very likely she was even the main reason for me not having a soft spot for the British royals. I started following the royals early 1980. We had a portfolio with magazines (called a ‘leesmap’ in Dutch) delivered at home weekly. Of […]

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Diana: Her Fashion Story
Exhibitions, Travel

Diana: Her Fashion Story

The one thing I really wanted to do when being in London early this month, was seeing the exhibition “Diana: Her Fashion Story” at the Kensington Palace. As this exhibition is highly popular, preordering an advance ticket is highly recommendable. I was not too lucky, as one moment they were still there, two weeks later […]

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A Garden Dedicated to Princess Diana
Gardens, Travel

A Garden Dedicated to Princess Diana

This year we are commemorating the 20th death anniversary of Diana, Princess of Wales. At the Kensington Palace in London you can’t only see an exhibition with some of her iconic dresses (more about that later), but there is also a new temporary garden in the grounds of the palace, dedicated to Diana. The gardeners […]

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The Favourite Royal of … Sophie
Bits & Pieces, Miscellaneous

The Favourite Royal of … Sophie

Sophie of Belgium sent in her favourites days ago, but I only noticed yesterday. Thanks so much for answering my questions! Who are your favourite royals? I have two favourites: Queen Máxima of the Netherlands and the late Diana, Princess of Wales.You can’t make me choose. Please, I beg you! What do you find interesting […]

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