Tuesday, April 26, 2011

Off to William and Kate's Wedding I Go

Buckingham Palace and Royal Wedding, here I come. My big day has arrived. I leave home at 3pm to get train to Airport in Sydney. Iwill be put on the train this end, then son D will meet me at the airport to make sure I am on the right plane, then I am on my own for that long, long flight to Heathrow. Book into my hotel, then next stop Buckingham Palace and the souvenir shops. Can't wait.


Thought for one mili-second this might be my Wedding invitation, but even better it's a "have a Happy Trip" card from daughter S and family.



Includes a message from H.R.H and a little bag of Maundy money. Maundy money is given out by the Queen to the poor and elderly on Maundy Thursday before Easter. I'm sure if I had been there in time I would have been given some by the Queen and this little bag of English pound coins from my thoughtful daughter is to make up for my dissapointment.

I might not have the time or be clever enough to blog on strange computers in London, if not I'm sure I'll have lots to blog about on my return in 2 weeks.




6 comments:

  1. Have a very safe and very happy trip ~ I look forward to all your stories and photos when you return. Hopefully you will get nice and close to all those royals! :)

    Warm hugs,
    xo Catherine

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  2. WOOOHOO...off she goes. Good luck with your souvenir hunting:)

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  3. Have lots of fun and I hope you get a good look at Kate and Wills and all the lovely coaches and horses.

    Looking forward to hearing "from the front line" by our Wedding Correspondent.

    Toodle Pip! xo

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  4. Buckhingham palace has opened its doors for you !! Have a nice flight !

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  5. Have a nice trip, Sylvia, enjoy !
    Hugs,
    Sylvia

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