Hampton Court Palace is a former Royal residence located 18 km west of London, reachable by train from Waterloo station.
It has a long varied past, with connections to some of the most famous (or infamous) people in English History. 848 more words
The brutal personality of Mary I of England (1553-1558) has countlessly been regurgitated in historiography on the Tudor period. “Bloody Mary” is a name we know a lot more than Mary I, and the associations we link with this cause us to have one limited perspective on her personality as a monarch and the nature of her rule as a whole. 27 more words