Prince William, Kate Middleton’s YouTube banner shows Pakistan visit remains their favorite foreign trip
London: Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton visited Pakistan October 2019.
During their visit the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge met Pakistan’s Prime Minister Imran Khan, a former international cricket star who the prince played cricket with in London as a child.
They also visited a melting glacier in the Hindu Kush mountain range not far from Pakistan’s border with Afghanistan, witnessing first hand the impact of climate change their trip is seeking to highlight.
They flew by helicopter to the northern tip of the Chiatibo glacier, where a climate change expert explained how it was retreating.
Earlier, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge had stopped at an airport in Chitral and been given a traditional feathered mountain hat, similar to one gifted to William’s mother Princess Diana during her visit to the area in 1991. They were also given an album of photos of Diana during her visit.
Its where they took the picture the royal couple would use as their YouTube banner.
The couple launched their YouTube channel a year after their visit but haven’t changed the banner which contains their picture taken with locals in Pakistan.