Prince Harry and Meghan Markle spotted on public transportation after their African holiday

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle proved they are just like everybody else by taking public transportation after returning home from their romantic holiday in Africa. The British royal and the Suits actress opted to skip a chauffeur service after landing at Heathrow Airport on Tuesday, August 29. Instead, the down-to-earth couple joined fellow passengers on the Heathrow Express train, traveling from the airport to central London.


 target=VIEW GALLERY Harry and Meghan took public transportation after their trip to Africa Photo: Getty Images 

According to E! News, Harry and his girlfriend kept a low-profile in the first-class carriage, where they were accompanied by a few personal protection officers. A source said, "The pair wore baseball caps and sat in the first-class carriage, reading magazines and chatting quietly. [Meghan] was smiley and giddy looking." The onlooker also noted that the TV star was not wearing an engagement ring.

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Meghan is expected to stay in London for a while longer, as she does not have any filming commitments. The couple have just spent the past three weeks on an epic summer break in Africa, where they celebrated the Suits actress' 36th birthday. A source told The Sun: "Harry has been planning this holiday for a long time. He's made the trip incredibly romantic. They'll go on boats across the lake, walk in the bush at dawn and camp under the stars." The couple also reportedly rounded off their trip with a visit to the idyllic Victoria Falls in Zambia.

 target=VIEW GALLERY The actress and royal have been dating for one year Photo: Getty Images 

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Over the course of their year-long relationship, Meghan and Harry have found time to break for romantic travel. The Toronto-based actress and Princess Diana’s youngest son have spent romantic time away in London, as well as Jamaica and Norway. Prince William's brother also used gaps in his schedule to sneak away to Canada to visit his lady.

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