Showing posts with label Royal Ascot. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Royal Ascot. Show all posts

Scenes from Royal Ascot 2015


Should one depart from the conservative confines of the Royal Enclosure for the Grandstand, one would find a more colourful crowd which makes for a more amusing game of people-watching and a better look at the Royal Carriage - when I went in 2013, all the top hats blocked my view of the Queen, but happily this year I got my perfect photo of Her Majesty!
June 21, 2015

Scenes from Royal Ascot 2015

Should one depart from the conservative confines of the Royal Enclosure for the Grandstand, one would find a more colourful crowd wh...

Royal Ascot

On Saturday I finally broke 'The Ascot Curse', said curse being that for the past 6 years since I've moved to England I've never quite made it to Royal Ascot for the races. Something always happens, it's like the universe is conspiring against me....or maybe it's as simple as 'scheduling problems'. I prefer to think of it as a curse, a little touch of melodrama never hurt anyone, and if not a melodrama Royal Ascot is really a pantomime of show ponies dressed to the nines. Oh, and there are horses too. 

June 25, 2013

Royal Ascot

On Saturday I finally broke 'The Ascot Curse', said curse being that for the past 6 years since I've moved to England I'v...