Meghan Markle and Prince Harry Are Spending "Private Family Time" With Archie in Canada

So does that mean we can't come up to visit, or...?

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Meghan Markle and Prince Harry are currently in the middle of their six-week hiatus from royal duties and appearances. They're skipping the Queen's family Christmas gathering in Sandringham, and reportedly spent Thanksgiving with "close family," which many took to mean Meghan's mom, Doria Ragland.

And even though Megs and Harry are staying out of the spotlight for a while, the Palace did just release an update about the couple's time off, confirming that they took baby Archie to Canada. The statement, which was released on Friday, says, "As has been reported, Their Royal Highnesses The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are spending private family time in Canada."

The Palace also uses Meghan and Harry's decision to head to Canada as a weird PR play for the U.K.'s relationship with the country, adding:

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The Palace sadly didn't comment on whether or not Meg took Harry and Archie to visit the set of Suits (which films in Toronto) but I'm choosing to believe that she did!

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