The Queen’s ‘tour from hell’ to Morocco

When the Queen made her one and only state visit to Morocco in 1980, it was dubbed the “tour from hell”.

The monarch endured a lengthy wait in a sweltering hot desert tent while the Moroccan King Hassan II vanished and went to lounge in his air-conditioned caravan.

Newspaper reports told how the Queen was “clearly very angry”, showing signs of displeasure by fidgeting with her bag and hat, and tapping her foot.

“Keep your cameras...
source: Tottenham Independent

2019-02-23 07:14
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