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In Pictures: Family history lesson for William amid ancient ruins in Jordan

The Duke of Cambridge (centre) and Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan (left) during a visit to the Jerash archaeological site (Joe Giddens/PA) Photo: PA Wire/PA Images

The Duke of Cambridge has been retracing the childhood steps of his wife as he visits Jordan.

William looked with interest at a blown-up photo of his future spouse, who lived in the Middle East nation when a youngster.

It was another busy day for the royal visitor.

The Duke of Cambridge during a visit to Al Quds College in Amman Credit: Joe Giddens/PA
William at the Princess Taghrid Institute, Dar Niemeh in Jordan Credit: Arthur Edwards/Sun/PA
At the Princess Taghrid Institute, Dar Niemeh, William learned about work to support and train young people, women and orphans Credit: Arthur Edwards/Sun/PA
The Duke of Cambridge Credit: left) and Crown Prince Hussein look at a photo of the Duchess of Cambridge as a child (Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA
The future Duchess of Cambridge, then aged four, with her father Michael Middleton and sister Pippa in Jerash, Jordan Credit: The Middleton Family
The Duke of Cambridge Credit: centre) and Crown Prince Hussein of Jordan (left) during a visit to Jerash (Joe Giddens/PA
The Duke of Cambridge at the Princess Taghrid Institute Credit: Arthur Edwards/Sun/PA
William and the Crown Prince watch a theatrical performance Credit: Joe Giddens/PA
William and Crown Prince Hussein walk in the ruins at Jerash Credit: Ian Vogler/PA
There was even time for a picture with local children Credit: Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA
A piper was on hand to entertain William at Jerash Credit: Joe Giddens/PA
Tourists take photos of the VIPs Credit: Joe Giddens/PA
William donned sunglasses amid blazing sunshine Credit: Ian Vogler/Daily Mirror/PA