28 February 2015 Last updated at 21:17

The prince and the PartyPhoto taken on November 18, 2010 shows a male elephant grazing at the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy, based in Isiolo, where Britain's Prince William and his girlfriend Kate Middleton were staying before the engagement while on holiday in Kenya last month.

Prince William will fly to Beijing at the start of a three-day visit to China, but he will have to move nimbly to dodge the elephants in the room, writes Carrie Gracie.


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