The Windsor Castle, owned by Queen Elizabeth is the largest inhabited fortress in the world. It is also the biggest castle in England.
The Queen is not the only resident of Buckingham Palace. The Duke of Edinburgh, York, The Earl and Countess of Wessex, The Princess Royal and Princess Alexandra also have private offices and apartments located within the Palace.
The Queen became the first British Monarch ever to visit China when she visited in 1986.
The Queen along with the Duke of Edinburgh have sent well over 45,000 Christmas cards during The Queen’s reign.