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A Look Back at Prince Charles, Princess Anne, and Other Royals on Their Visits to the Philippines

The British royal family has been visiting the country since the 1980s.
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The British royal family has been making official visits to the Philippines since the 1980s. Though we haven't had the pleasure of hosting Queen Elizabeth, several members of the British royal family have stepped on our shores. From Princess Margaret and Prince Charles to Princess Anne, take a look back at the various trips of the British royal family to the Philippines.

Princess Margaret views locally made handicrafts and books presented by former First Lady Imelda Marcos in 1980.

Her Royal Highness The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon with the First Lady Imelda R. Marcos at  Malacanang Palace

Princess Margaret and former First Lady Imelda Marcos pose in front of the Rizal Monument in Rizal Park.

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During her visit, the royal attended the inauguration of the Philippine Children's Medical Center and toured several places.

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After the Hong Kong Handover, Prince Charles made an official visit and met with former President Fidel V. Ramos in 1997.

Prince Andrew made a two-day visit to meet with former President Fidel V. Ramos in 1996.

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The royal then met with Philippine military officials and was  given full honors.

President Benigno "Noynoy" Aquino III welcomed Princess Anne at the Music Room of Malacañang Palace on March 17, 2015.

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The Princess Royal shakes then-congresswoman Leni Robredo's hand.

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Princess Anne visited the Save the Children foundation's projects and beneficiaries.

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Paolo Chua
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Paolo Chua is the Associate Style Editor at Esquire Philippines, where he writes about fashion and grooming. Before joining Esquire Philippines, he was a writer at Town & Country Philippines.
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