For their final stop, the royal couple visited Rotorua's Te Papaiouru marae - a sacred meeting house in Polynesian societies - where they participated in a traditional Māori welcoming ceremony called a pōwhiri. In addition to posting about her job, life, and even her controversial family, she also took time to swap DMs with fans of her TV show Suits, including a young woman named Hannah Sergel. Hannah came to support the royal in the crowd, and when she waved, Meghan recognized her and came over to say hi.
The couple's final engagement in New Zealand is a tree walk at The Redwoods - Whakarewarewa Forest in Rotorua, before flying home to the United Kingdom this evening. After travelling to Fiji and Tonga the royal duo finished their hugely successful visit in New Zealand.
Meghan, displaying what Harry affectionately refers to as "our little bump", has drawn adoring crowds in Australia, Fiji, Tonga and New Zealand on her first worldwide tour since the couple married in May. Meanwhile, Harry spotted a toddler wandering in front of the barriers and returned him to his parents.
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Meghan Markle has knocked it out the park with her range of stunning outfits during the tour, however it was what she wore today that has caught EVERYONE'S eye.
The Duke and Duchess received a very warm welcome in the New Zealand town and fans lined the street to greet them both.
In the audience for the speech (aside from Prince Harry, of course) were Governor Dame Patsy Reddy and Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, who recently had a major feminist - and historical - moment when she brought her then-3-month-old daughter to the United Nations General Assembly for the Nelson Mandela Peace Summit in September. "We used to have conversations and stuff on there", Hannah said.