How Do Royals Spend Their Days?

It takes a lot of work to be a royal, and their days are often booked with royal obligations like charity work, fundraisers, or necessary public appearances, with some royals attending hundreds of events per year. So there’s not a lot of time that they can spend on themselves. When they do pursue personal interests, such as athletic or charitable interests, this also helps them to improve their appearance as a royal, so it’s a win-win situation. Below, we’ll take a closer look at what royals do with their days. Continue reading

Looking Back: The 5 Strangest Facts About The Royal Wedding

A guest post by Paul Thompson 

Royal Wedding fever finally seems to be dissipating a little bit. For a few weeks it seemed to be all the Western World could talk about, and with good reason. While the actual political power of the royal family in England is debatable at this point and some argue that the monarchy is obsolete, this family has put forward a classy, sophisticated, and philanthropic image to the world. Princes William and Harry are beloved in part because of the tragic death of their mother Diana, but also because they’ve represented their strange, high-pressure seat in life with dignity, and even, seemingly, with some self-aware amusement. Throw in the fact that a royal wedding means a rich, beautiful gathering of celebrities from all over the world, and it was hard not to get swept up in the proceedings!

Now that we’re a few weeks past the actual event though, it’s fun to take a look back at some of the stranger and more interesting facts that surrounded it. So without further ado, here are five we’ve noticed and enjoyed.

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