Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade
winds in your sails. Explore! Dream! Discover!
( Mark Twain )
Thursday, September 9, 2010
Tea With the Queen!
Well OK, so Her Royal Highness didn't show up, and we actually had cappuccino instead of tea....
But we really were at Buickingham palace--and this is what you get when your order a cappucino:
The paper cups had a crown on them:
Even the dessert had a gold crown on the chocolate:
I just love this royalty stuff!
We toured Buckingham Palace Tuesday morning, it was wonderful! It is a beautiful palace with a very interesting history. No photos allowed inside, but here is the view from the terrace where we didn't have tea with the Queen:
Before the tour, we took a couple of pictures of the front of Buckingham Palace:
It was a wonderful couple of hours, even if the Queen didn't show up!