Admit it, you put everything on hold on Friday, April 29, 2011 while you sat in front of the television to watch Prince William, the third in line to the British throne, take the commoner Kate Middleton as his wife in the full glare of the world’s attention. You’re not the only person who did this because this event was one of the most universally watched events in the past century, and there are many of those. There was a lot of interest in the wedding, starting from the love story of the couple to what their wedding invitations and bonbonnieres were like.
A British royal wedding is always a delight to watch because there seems to be no end to the pomp and spectacle of the whole thing. Being related to every royal family inEurope, the guest list is also something to be marveled at. In present times, this list has been bolstered by all sorts of celebrities from the world of film, fashion and sports. This particular wedding has been of great interest to people, starting with the gold embossed wedding invitations and including the specially ordered limited edition scarves made of fine wool given to guests as bonbonnieres.
If you haven’t had enough of this wedding even after reading every last detail about it on the internet, there is one more thing you could do. If you ever visitLondonyou could go on one of the many royal wedding tours that are hugely popular with people who love everything to do with the royal family and especially concerning this beautiful young couple. You will be taken to many of the places associated with their romance, including the various places where they spent time with each other.
A Royal wedding tour is nothing without a visit to many famous places that are already well known tourist attractions. Westminster Abbey, where this young couple tied the knot, is one such place. This historical place is where Prince William’s royal grandparents and great grandparents also got married and where his mother Diana’s funeral was held. The tour should also take you toBuckinghamPalacewhere the newly married royal couple thrilled the couple with their first kiss as a married couple.
There are many more places that are not directly associated with the wedding but are certainly part of their story. This includes the store where Kate used to work and also the pubs and nightclubs they used to go to. Some tours also take you to see the places associated with Kate’s family, if only to emphasize her fairy tale rise from commoner to royalty.
You’re sure to be very busy arranging for wedding invitations and bonbonnieres for your big day. If you are so enamored of this story you should think of planning a honeymoon inEnglandso that you can go on one of these tours. You’ll really enjoy yourself on this tour since there are plenty more things to do and see inEngland.