We visited Buckingham Palace during our first leg of the tour, and:
I watched the changing of the guard.
I’m not sure what I was expecting here, but I didn’t get it. Firstly, apparently the guards have seasonal uniforms, and I was mentally gearing up to see what must be the winter version- you know, the large helmets and that whole garb.
Like this (photo courtesy of wikipedia):
Secondly, I was thought they were supposed to be all stoic and what not. We saw what must have been a newbie, because he was literally smirking as if he just caught the Queen dancing in her undies.
In any event, the palace, below, looking sharp:
The new guard, post change. Woop-dee-do.
Fun factor: 7