William and Kate visit California in July

Pictured: William and Kate greet well-wishers and share a kiss at Buckingham Palace.

May 5, 2011 5:26:49 AM PDT
Royal officials say Prince William and his wife will visit California as part of their first foreign trip this summer

William's office said Thursday that the prince and the former Kate Middleton will be in the state for three days, starting on July 8, after their tour of Canada.

It will be William's first official trip to the United States - and Kate's first-ever visit to the country.