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singapore gardens

singapore gardens

Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge visit the famed Singapore Botanical Gardens during their first stop of their tour, where this orchid was named Vanda William Catherine to mark the occasion. 960 1280

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gardens by the bay

gardens by the bay

Day 2 brings the royal couple to the stunning Gardens by the Bay, one of the largest garden projects in the world. 960 1280

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raffles hotel

raffles hotel

During their stay in Singapore, Will and Kate stayed in the famous Raffles Hotel, known for hosting many dignitaries since its opening in 1899. 960 1280

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kuala lumpur

kuala lumpur

The duo travel to Malaysia to visit Kuala Lumpur Park and attend a cultural event. 960 1280

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kranji war cemetery

kranji war cemetery

Will and Kate will lay a wreath at Kranji War Cemetery in Singapore before heading to Malaysia. 960 1280

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kota kinabalu

kota kinabalu

The couple will arrive in the historical Kota Kinabalu in Sabah, Malaysia, for a reception in their honor. 960 1280

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danum valley

danum valley

To promote conservation, the royal couple visit Danum Valley in Malaysia on day 6 of their Diamond Jubilee tour. 960 1280

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solomon islands

solomon islands

The couple plans to visit schools, women’s groups, and attend a charity benefit while in the Solomon Islands. 960 1280

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funafuit island

funafuit island

The last stop for Will and Kate is Tuvalu. The couple will visit the Funafuit Island, which is home to a coconut tree that the Queen planted during her 1982 visit. 960 1280

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