The giant liner, which boasts 16 decks and the capacity to hold 2,014 passengers, will be docked at the Fincantieri Shipyard in Palermo, Italy, while it's given an overhaul.
Some parts are hauntingly familiar.
Jenna Coleman and Claire Foy hit up a TV festival.
Queen Victoria (1819-1901) reigned over the largest empire the world has ever seen. She was a hugely important figure, causing sweeping changes in the …
An oppressive era and the demands of motherhood never kept Queen Victoria from embracing public power and enjoying private satisfaction.
Bit posher than Mothercare.
The 13 best places to indulge in tea, scones, and crustless sandwiches We can thank Queen Victoria’s friend Anna Russell, the Duchess of Bedford, for the thoroughly English institution of afternoon tea, more an occasion than just a hot drink. Show More Summary
At the end of 1899, both Queen Victoria and Czar Nicholas II still sat on their respective thrones, William McKinley was the 25th American President, and Germany had not even been unified for 30 years. Notably, all these countries had...Show More Summary
The story of Jack Black, the eccentric “rat and mole destroyer to her majesty”
Queen Victoria and Charles Darwin helped create today's wide variety of purebred dogs
“To look in those dear eyes, and that dear sunny face, is enough to make me adore him. What I can do to make him happy will be my greatest delight.” - From a letter to King Leopold from Queen Victoria, 11 February 1840 This is a new day for Victoria and Victoria. Show More Summary
Untitled by Isabel Santos Pilot Queen Victoria’s parrot in “The Lory” by Sir Edwin Landseer, 1837 Sir Edwin Henry Landseer RA (7 March 1802 – 1 October 1873) was an English painter, well known for his paintings of animals—particularly horses, dogs and stags. However, his best known works are the lion sculptures in Trafalgar Square.
Fabio Sementilli, a 49-year-old white man, was found fatally stabbed Monday, Jan. 23, in the 5000 block of Queen Victoria Road in Woodland Hills, according to police and Los Angeles County coroner’s records. About 5 p.m., officers responded...Show More Summary
The newest monarchical British drama to make its way Stateside is Victoria, currently airing on Masterpiece on PBS, which chronicles the first few years of Queen Victoria’s six-decade reign. The short-statured queen, portrayed with vitality by Jenna Coleman (perhaps best known to Americans as a Doctor Who companion), brings forth a slightly different ... More »
Just when you think there couldn't possibly be another man who thinks he has the right to control the young Queen Victoria, Uncle Leopold (Alex Jennings), King of Belgium, arrives looking to do just that. "I am plagued by uncles," Victoria laments to her dear Lord M, and this particular ... More »
"Victoria" is a new British period drama from PBS, the network famous for the legendary "Downton Abbey". The series stars Jenna Coleman as Queen Victoria, and it chronicles the... For more, visit our blog !