“The tempo was relentless,” mentioned royal writer Robert Hardman in his 2018 guide Queen of the World. “
Throughout a fifteen-hour go to to New York, the Queen managed to handle the United Nations, attend a mayoral lunch for 1,500, an English Talking Union dinner for 4,500 and a separate Commonwealth ball for 4,500,” Hardman mentioned.
In Washington DC, a million individuals got here out to welcome her and a state banquet was laid on on the White Home by President Eisenhower and his spouse.
Not all of the royal couple’s actions on the go to had been so luxurious and large-scale, nonetheless.