“They already know who Donald Trump is. They know who the president of France is,” and, Albert adds, “Vladimir Putin.”
“You ask them, ‘Who is the head of Russia?’ And yes, they actually reply, ‘Putin’ “
The proud royal dad credits doting mom Princess Charlene with the twins’ development.
“[Gabriella] was the first with letters and numbers, but Jacques has caught up with her now,” Prince Albert tells PEOPLE exclusively. “I think that’s entirely Charlene’s influence, and they are both pretty even.”
Up next for the twins? An epic egg hunt!
The Monaco royals have a knack for celebrations — and Easter is no exception.
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“This will be their first Easter egg hunt,” Albert says.
The royal family had one scheduled last year, but it was canceled due to severe storms. This year, Albert and Charlene are determined to make up for lost time.
“We’ll kind of have to point them in the right direction, but afterwards, they’re pretty self-directed,” the prince says. “They pick things up really quickly now — especially Gabriella. She’s especially smart with things like that.”