Royal-Inspired Summer Vacation: Where Will Harry and Meghan, the Queen and the Others Travel This Summer?

June 20, 2022 – 3:52 pm BST

Nicola Murphy



The royal family is no stranger to luxury, from their lavish homes to their enviable wardrobes, such as those of the Duke and Duchess of CambridgeMike and Zara Tindall, Prince Harry and more love to take summer vacations with their royal children.

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So where will the royals choose to travel now that the academic year is drawing to a close? From Scotland to Spain and Los Angeles, we’ve rounded up a few vacation destinations inspired by the likes of Meghan Markle, Prince Charles And Kate Middleton.

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The Queen: Balmoral Castle, Scotland

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Queen he may have spent most of the three COVID-19 blocks in his second home Windsor Castlebut the monarch usually runs Balmoral for his annual summer break.

Her granddaughter Princess Eugenia she once revealed that ‘Grandma’ is happiest in the Highlands, saying, “Walks, picnics, dogs – lots of dogs, there are always dogs – and people walking in and out all the time. It’s a lovely base for Grandma and the grandfather, for us to come and see them up there; where you only have room to breathe and run. “

His Majesty often enjoys horseback riding, grouse hunting and seeing his family, with the likes of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge and the Duke and Duchess of Cornwall visiting regularly.

Duke and Duchess of Cambridge: Anmer Hall, Norfolk

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Although the Cambridge have expressed interest in taking their children to the Caribbean after their royal tour, Kate Middleton And Prince William he may also choose to vacation much closer to home this year.

The Duke and Duchess usually reside with their children Prince George, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis in Apartment 1A a Kensington Palace, but they spent a lot of time on their country estate, Anmer Hall, during the pandemic. It has been a summer vacation for them in the past, so why not stay there all summer this year?

Located on the Sandringham Estate, the three-story property has a vast lawn which supposedly includes climbing frames, a climbing wall and swings, so it feels like the perfect setting for a family vacation!

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Duke and Duchess of Sussex: LA, America

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Prince Harry And Meghan Markle They currently live in Montecito, California with their two children, and we suspect the couple will stop in Los Angeles this summer to soak up the sun and enjoy all that California has to offer.

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In their bombshell TV interview with Oprah WinfreyPrince Harry revealed how the family enjoy cycling together in the Montecito area, as well as spending time on the beach with their dogs.

The family also has their own chicken coop and vegetable garden so we can see these hobbies keeping them busy and we bet Archie and Lilibet love to participate too!

King Felipe and Queen Letizia of Spain: Majorca, Spain

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King Philip And Queen Letizia they spend their annual summer vacation in Mallorca in their residence, Palazzo Marivent, with their daughters, Princess Leonor and Infanta Sofia.

The Spanish royal family are often seen happily strolling the streets during their break. We can think of worse places to stay!

Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall: Llandovery, Wales

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Prince Charles And Camilla they have a beautifully restored farmhouse, Llwynywermod Estate, where they often stay on their annual summer tour of Wales. It took Charles 40 years to find the perfect Welsh property, so we can’t imagine a better place to relax!

If you want to get a taste of a royal summer vacation, the two converted barns on the grounds are available for rent when not being used by the royals.

Zara and Mike Tindall: Sandringham House, Norfolk

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Zara and Mike Tindall recently expanded their family and welcomed baby Lucas into the world, so we suspect a stay is on the way. After all, that’s exactly what the couple chose to do after their second daughter, Lena, in 2018.

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Perhaps they will make a trip to Balmoral to see the Queen, or they will make use of Her Majesty’s other country estate, Sandringham House. The Norfolk estate is where the monarch normally spends her Christmas holidays, but in the summer it’s just as jaw-dropping!

Prince Frederik and Princess Mary of Denmark: Grasten, Denmark

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The Danish royals they have a summer residence, Palazzo Grasten, where they often retire with their children, Prince Christian, Princess Isabella and the twins Prince Vincent and Princess Josephine. Let’s imagine that’s where the family of six will be this summer.

Queen Maxima and King William Alexander: Greece

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Maximum Queen And King William-Alexander owns a private villa in southern Greece, so we suspect the royal couple would like to return. They bought the property in 2012, near the Greek city of Kranidi.

The house is said to have a swimming pool, private beach and marina and is located near the resort of Doroufi, west of Kranidi in the Peloponnese in southern Greece.

Willem-Alexander and Maxima reportedly fell in love with the area in August 2010 after attending the wedding of Prince Nikolaos and Tatiana Blatnik on the neighboring island of Spetses.

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