Kate then quipped back, "You're a nightmare with that!"
The mom of three paused in the celebrations to give a speech about the difficulties of having a service member in the family. "On behalf of everyone back home, we would like to say thank you". As always, Kate had her heart of her sleeve, showing genuine care for the families who would sadly be separated this holiday season.
Kate seemed to be channeling her sister-in-law's style as she arrived in Cyprus wearing wide-legged pants, left.
Prince William said that his experience in the armed forces, most recently as an RAF search and rescue pilot, meant "we both know a bit of what it feels like".
The British military base in Cyprus is now used for both reconnaissance and bombing missions against ISIS in Syria and Iraq.
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On Tuesday, the royal couple also hosted a party on the grounds at London's Kensington Palace for military families.
Prince William laughed with military personnel. But I can't imagine how it feel when your loved ones are away on active service during Christmas. The always-prim-and-proper duchess wore just that, though, to the first palace Christmas party of the year at Kensington Palace, and we're adding this to our winter outfit research list.
Staff sergeant David Blayney, from the Cyprus Operational Support Unit, was in the crowds with his family waiting for the Duke and Duchess.
However, Palace insiders have played down the rumours, and the couples are expected to spend Christmas together at Sandringham later this month. They seemed to love it and looked so shocked! A large portion of them have children who will have a parent away over the festive period.