Spain

Royal Real Estate – The Prince’s Cottage

In Spain, we call this building “the prince’s little house,” but it’s actually a very small palace with no bedrooms surrounded by a French garden. Weird, I know, but beautiful and fancy. The Prince's Cottage Wikimedia It’s located very close to the San Lorenzo del Escorial, a monastery and Spanish royal palace built by King… Continue reading Royal Real Estate – The Prince’s Cottage

Spain

Royal Real Estate – The Royal Palace of La Granja

Hofdame Note: Queen Letizia will take her some of her visitors to tour this royal palace today. Please enjoy the fascinating history prepared by our own Baguette Iselen! The Royal Palace of La Granja of Saint Ildephonsus is known as La Granja, The Farm, because that’s exactly what it was. It’s located in Segovia, 80… Continue reading Royal Real Estate – The Royal Palace of La Granja

Britain

Royal Real Estate – Buckingham Palace Ball Room

Note: In preparation for the Jubilee events next week (more on those later!), let's continue on our tour of Buckingham Palace, courtesy of Baguette Royal Warrant! You've seen this space many times - during investitures, state dinners, performances, and as an exhibition space - but did you know that the room was first used as… Continue reading Royal Real Estate – Buckingham Palace Ball Room

Britain

Royal Real Estate – Buckingham Palace Dining Rooms

Hofdame Note: We are continuing our tour of the Buckingham Palace with our Baguette Royal Warrant as our guide! Her Majesty has given the Christmas address from different residences and from many different rooms at her disposal. In 2014, she sought out a particularly Christmassy red room at her disposal, the State Dining Room. Embed… Continue reading Royal Real Estate – Buckingham Palace Dining Rooms

Britain

Royal Real Estate – Yellow Drawing Room Buckingham Palace

We are continuing our tour of Buckingham Palace during this Jubilee lead-up. Thank you to our tour guide Royal Warrant for providing photos and some beautiful descriptions to help with this post! If you have been following the British Royals for any time at all, you are familiar with this room without knowing it. It's… Continue reading Royal Real Estate – Yellow Drawing Room Buckingham Palace