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The British royal family

The British royal family is undoubtedly one of the most famous. Queen Elizabeth II is currently the ruler of Great Britain and other Commonwealth nations. Her son, Prince Charles, is next in line to the throne though it is highly likely that he will give the crown to the Duke of Cambridge. Prince George is third in line ahead of his younger siblings, Princess Charlotte and Prince Louis. [Photo: Getty]

From Queen Elizabeth II to the Imperial House of Japan: Royal families around the world

Danielle Fowler
Freelance Writer

Whether it was cooing over Prince Louis‘s Lindo Wing debut or the Duke and Duchess of Sussex’s first kiss, the world’s love affair with the British royal family continues to flourish.

But what if we told you that there are another 25 monarchies across the globe?

Yes, the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge have some serious competition if they wish to hold on to every self-confessed royalist’s fandom.

From Queen Letizia and King Felipe of Spain to Japan’s Imperial Family, take a trip across the globe to meet some of the lesser known crown-bearers.

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