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You Know You Want to See Photos From the Royal Couple's 1st Day in L.A.

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They landed, they were greeted by grinning politicians, they motorcaded, they mingled with venture capitalists, they were received at a Hancock Park garden party. Ah, what a first day for the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge in Los Angeles.

You may not want to wait outside their next destination with your Union Jack flag and handwritten sign, so though you know their itinerary, if you prefer to keep your distance, enjoy these photos from William and Kate's first day in L.A. Or not. We're not making you look.