James Middleton and his french fiancée Alizée Thevenet appeared loved-up as they took a steamy dip in the sea while holidaying in St. Barts earlier today.
James, 32, and Alizée, 30, put on a passionate display as they frolicked together in the sea, snuggling up in the warm water before laying down to enjoy a kiss in the waves.
Alizée put on a red-hot display in a barely there stripey bikini, while James donned a pair of navy trunks for the beach outing.
The couple appear to have stayed on in the resort without the rest of the family, with parents Carole, 64, and Michael, 70, seen attending church in Sandringham on Sunday.
James Middleton, 32, and Alizée Thevenet, 30, couldn’t keep their hands off each other as they frolicked in the sea while on holiday in St Barts
The newly engaged couple appeared besotted with one another while taking a dip in the sea and snuggling up in the warm water
The couple showed off their toned, taned physiques while paddling in the warm water and relaxing on the beach in St.Barts
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The couple had been enjoying an extended break with the Middleton family, while Spencer Mattthews – who is brother to Pippa’s husband James – and his wife Vogue Williams, are also enjoying the break away.
The family were enjoying a family holiday with Pippa and Carole Middleton in St Barts, and are thought to be staying at the Eden Rock hotel owned by Spencer Matthews – who is the brother to Pippa’s husband James Matthews.
The couple were also pictured holidaying in St Barts with Pippa’s husband James Matthews, brother-in-law Spencer Matthews, and his wife Vogue Williams at the beginning of the year.
It’s now believed the couple have stayed on for an extended holiday, with James’ parents Carole and Michael flying back to the UK at the end of last week.
The couple appeared lost in their own world as they wondered into the sea together and enjoyed a quiet moment together in the Caribbean sea
James could be seen clutching a pair of goggles while wondering into the sea alongside his future wife
On this occasion, James and his future wife looked relaxed as they paddled in the gentle Caribbean waves.
Walking down to the shore, the tanned couple appeared lost in their own world as they chatted before taking a dip in the sea.
They snuggled up in the waves and embraced closely, with Alizée climbing onto James’ back while the two enjoyed a short swim in the turquoise water.
Later, the couple enjoyed an intimate moment as they lay down in the break water and enjoyed a passionate kiss.
The couple, who announced their engagement in November, could barely keep their hands off one another as they snuggled up in the warm water
Alizee appeared relaxed as she cuddled up with the youngest Middleton while holidaying with his family in St Barts
James and Alizée, who announced their engagement in November, cuddled up while enjoying a dip in the warm turquoise water
The couple appeared lost in their own world as they took in the stunning Caribbean scenery and turquoise water of the island
James could be seen smiling as he cuddled Alizee in close while enjoying an intimate moment on the beach
After their dip, James and Alizée relaxed on the St. Barts beach, taking in the rocky scenery as they topped up their tans on the white sands.
The two, who announced their engagement at the end of last year, appeared oblivious to the rest of the world around them, and enjoyed their intimate moment together.
In November he proposed to French girlfriend Alizée, 30, privately with a sapphire ring while in the Lake District.
James shared a beaming picture with Alizée snuggled into his arms, revealing a large sapphire ring on her left hand.
The couple appeared to be enjoying their dip in the warm Carribean sea during their extended break to St Barts
At one stage, James and Alizée held hands, interlocking their fingers as they enjoyed a dip in the sea
Alizee wrapped her arms around James’ neck as they took a swim together in the turquoise sea
The newly engaged couple appeared lost in their own world as they snuggled up in the turquoise waves on holiday
Alizée could be seen adjusting her bikini top as she enjoyed a dip in the sea with her love
The newly engaged Alizée could be seen adjusting her bikini as she and James enjoyed a dip in the warm Caribbean water
Later, the couple. who appeared unable to keep their hands off each other, enjoyed an intimate moment together in the warm Caribbean water
Announcing the engagement to his 165k followers on Instagram, he posted several heart emojis, alongside the words: ‘She said OUI. Our secret is out but we couldn’t be happier to share the news.’
This week’s sighting of the couple comes after James revealed his dogs will play a key role in his wedding ceremony to his fiancee and admitted that she was ‘happy and excited’ to plan the nuptials.
Speaking about the plans in this month’s issue of Vanity Fair Spain, he revealed they were aiming to keep the wedding ‘as private as possible’, and added that his beloved dogs would play an important part in the ceremony.
The entrepreneur, who has been frank about his struggles with mental health in an effort to raise awareness around the topic, has nine dogs – Golden Retriever Mabel, a black Labrador, two Cocker Spaniels, and five black Spaniels called Rafa, Ella, Zulu, Inka and Luna -who he has credited with helping him through tough times.
James could be seen passionately kissing his future wife while enjoying the warm waters of the Caribbean
The couple appeared completely lost in their own world as they frolicked in the breaking waves
The passionate pair could be seen kissing intimately while relaxing in the water close to the white sands of the St. Barts beach
Alizée appeared to wrap her legs around her beau’s waist as they enjoyed the steamy kiss in the water
James and his fiancée Alizée Thevenet put on a playful display as they were pictured frolicking on the beach in St. Barts yesterday
James and Alizée playfully chatting and embracing while enjoying their private moment in the water in St Barts
Explaining that the ceremony would be ‘as private as possible’ and they planned to ‘dance and have fun’, he confirmed Ella, Mabel, Inca, Zulu or Luna would be involved.
He explained: ‘I still don’t know which one, but they will be one of the keys of that day’.
Describing Alizée, as ‘happy and excited’, he added: ‘We are in the phase before we start planning everything, just enjoying the process. The trip we are going to undertake together, as a team. And that’s fine’.
After their steamy dip in the sea, the couple went on to relax on the white sandy beach in St Barts
The couple appeared to be enjoying the rocky scenery while apparently topping up their tans during their extended holiday away
Alizée and James appeared relaxed and reclined on the rocky beach after their intimate dip in the sea
And speaking about attending sister Kate Middleton’s wedding to Prince William in 2011, as well as taking Alizée to Lady Gabriella Windsor’s wedding, he said: ‘It’s like any other.
‘They are just people who celebrate their love. That presents its vows to love and respect and be faithful. A small wedding or a royal wedding, a wedding is a wedding.’
James Middleton has previously credited his dogs for playing a ‘vital role’ in his recovery from clinical depression.