The continent has always held a special place in the hearts of royalty.
Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s eldest son, Archie, has already seen a lot of the world, from living in Montecito, California, to visiting family homes in Canada and the UK, but he and sister Lilibet have barely grown up. It seems… in a completely different and exotic location.
according to daily mailper tatlernoted primatologist and anthropologist and long-time friend of Harry’s, Jane Goodall, reportedly revealed the Duke of Sussex’s former dreams, stating, “He raised Archie in Africa and I wanted to run barefoot with my children,” he explained.
The Sussexes finally decided to settle in central California in July 2020, but shortly after stepping away from royal duties in March of that year, Africa played a key role in the couple’s relationship. It remains close to them to this day.
In addition to Botswana serving as the pair’s milestone location, Meghan was the first to realize that Prince Harry had “found his soulmate,” and they were “camping with each other under the stars.” It was between ‘-the continent is also home to the charity Harry co-founded an organization called Sentebale which aims to help African children suffering from poverty, HIV/AIDS and inequality.
In his speech to mark Nelson Mandela Day on July 18, Harry revealed more about the special place Africa holds in his heart. “For most of my life it was my lifeline and where I found peace and healing over and over again.” It’s where I felt close, where I sought solace, and where I knew I had found my soulmate in my wife.”
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