one gifset per appearance → north american tour: day 5, prince edward island [4/4] (04/07/2011)
The royal couple were welcomed by First Nations people with a traditional Mi’kmaq smudging ceremony. Methilda Knockwood-Snache, 60, a Mi’kmaq elder who had lit some Sage leaves in a bowl wafted the smoke with an eagle wing towards the Duke and Duchess standing in front of her.
They also were taught how to cook lobster by a chef on the beach. Finally, Catherine was presented with one of her favourite books, Anne of Green Gables, by an actress dressed as the main character of the book, which is set on the island. The actress later spoke to the press, revealing what exactly it was like for her to meet William and Catherine.