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Friday, December 16, 2011

Miss Tourism International 2011 - Contestants

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Nathalie den Dekker of Netherlands crowned Miss Tourism International 2010

Miss Tourism International 2011, the 15th Miss Tourism International, will be held in Malaysia on December 31, 2011. Nathalie den Dekker of Netherlands - Miss Tourism International 2010 (photo above) will crown her successor at the end of this event.

Miss Tourism International 2011 Delegates:

Miss Tourism International 2011 - Contestants

International Pageant - Miss Caraibes Hibiscus

Miss Caraïbes Hibiscus is an annual international beauty contest for all countries of the Caribbean and the Americas. It was founded in 1990 in the French part of Saint Martin.

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* Miss Caraibes Hibiscus 2011 - Olivia Pinheiro ( Miss Bolivia )
* Miss Caraïbes Hibiscus 2010 - Tineffa Naisso ( Miss French Guiana )
* Miss Caraïbes Hibiscus Past Winners - Hall of Fame Miss Caraïbes Hibiscus

Delphine Wespiser Crowned Miss France 2012

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* Miss France 2012 - Delphine Wespiser Crowned Miss France 2012
* Miss France 2011 - Laury Thilleman Crowned Miss France 2011 / Candidates
* Miss France 2010 - Winner / Contestants / ALBUM of Miss France 2010, Malika Ménard
* Miss France 2009 - Winner / Contestants
* Miss France 2008 - Winner

Delphine Wespiser Crowned Miss France 2012
Delphine Wespiser Crowned Miss France 2012

Delphine Wespiser, Miss Alsace, was crowned as the Miss France 2012 on December 3, 2011. She is 19 years old and 1.75 m tall. She will represent France in Miss Universe 2012 pageant. While Laury Thilleman, Miss France 2011, will represent her country during the Miss World 2012 pageant in Ordos, Inner Mongolia, China.

Miss France 2012 Final Results

  • Winner Miss France 2012 was Delphine Wespiser, Miss Alsace (19 years old and 1.75 m)
  • The 1st runner-up was Mathilde Couly, Miss Pays de Loire, the favorite for the crown. (21 years old,1.72 m)
  • The 2nd runner-up was Miss Reunion, Marie Payet
  • The 3rd runner-up was Miss Provence, Sloene Froment
  • The 4th runner-up was Miss Cote d’Azur, Charlotte Murray.

One of runner-up will participate in the Miss Supranational 2012 pageant in Opole, Poland, next August.

1st runner-up: Mathilde Couly, Miss Pays de Loire
1st runner-up: Mathilde Couly, Miss Pays de Loire

Thursday, December 15, 2011

Lucianette Verhoeks Crowned Miss Aruba 2011

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* Miss Aruba 2011 - Lucianette Verhoeks
* Miss Aruba 2010 - Gillian Berry / Contestants
* Miss Aruba 2009 - Winner / Contestants / Priscilla Nicole Lee ALBUM
* Miss Aruba 2008 - Winner / Contestants
* Miss Aruba 2007 - Winner
* Miss Aruba 2006 - Winner

Lucianette Verhoeks was crowned Miss Aruba 2011 on Dec 14, 2011 and will now get ready to compete at Miss World 2012.


Lucianette Verhoeks (LH) Miss Aruba 2011 and Gillian Berry (RH) Miss Aruba 2010

Wednesday, December 14, 2011

2011 Miss Tourism Queen International - Contestants

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* MTQI 2011 - Kantapat Peeradachainarin of Thailand
* MTQI 2011 - Contestants
* MTQI 2011 - Contestants In Evening Gown Portraits
* MTQI 2011 - All Candidates Official Posters
* MTQI 2010 - No Pageant
* MTQI 2009 - Ekaterina Grushanina (of Russia) / Miss Internet / Continental Queens / New Crown
* MTQI 2009 - Best Evening Gown / Best Swimsuit / Contestants
* MTQI 2008 - Silvia Cornejo (of Peru) / Contestants
* MTQI 2007 - Olga Zarubina (of Russia)
* MTQI 2006 - Justine Giabonza (of Philippines)
* MTQI 2005 - Nikoletta Ralli's (of Greece)
* MTQI 2004 - Zabina Khan (of India)


Ekaterina Grushanina of Russia
Winner Miss Tourism Queen International 2009

Miss Tourism Queen International 2011 will be held on 13 December to 29 December 2011 at Qujiang International Exhibition Center, Yanzhan Road, Xi'an. Miss Tourism Queen International 2009, Ekaterina Grushanina of Russia (photo above) will crown her successor at the end of this event.

2011 Miss Tourism Queen International - Contestants List

Country Name Age Height (cm)
Albania Enxhi Kryeziu 18 176
America (US) Liannet Batista 18 176
Armenia Ani Aghvanyan 19 172
Australia Brooke Nash 20 174
Azerbaijan Irada Balakhanova 22 179
Bali Natasha Sutadisastra 25 173
Bavaria Sonja Koch 18 174
Belarus Mariia Ovechkina 21 178
Belgium Jolien de Neve 21 170
Bolivia Dominique Peltier 24 TBC
Borneo Marlene Lim 26 170
Bosnia & Herzegovina Ira Petranovic 18 174
Brazil Livia Nepomuceno 25 176
Bulgaria Melisa Bachvarova 18 183
Cameroon Marguerite Ava 22 180
Canada Ava Ferdowsmakan 21 174
Colombia Silvana Lepesqueur 20 173
Crimea Yekaterina Grigorenko 18 176
Cuba Rosely Prieto 22 170
Curacao Germone de Lima 26 170
Czech Republic Kristyna Jecmenova 21 178
Denmark Belinda Jensen 21 178
Dominican Republic Carlina Duran 25 182
Ecuador Gabriela Armas Moran 21 172
El Salvador Fatima Mangandi 19 174
Estonia Janela Peterson 19 173
Ethiopia Helen Lemma 24 178
Fernando de Noronha Jeanine Castro 26 177
Finland Katja Palonen 26 184
Georgia Teona Lagvilava 19 173
Germany Michelle Goldermann 20 175
Ghana Charlotte Quaguaring 21 173
Greece Paraskevi Antonopoulou 21 174
Guadeloupe Erika Ely 22 176
Honduras Shirley Nicole 20 177
India Rakul Preet Kaur 21 173
Indonesia Ratna Mariana 22 173
Japan Shizuka Homma 26 173
Kazakhstan Indira Zhussupova 21 179
Korea HyunJung Na 26 173
Kosovo Franceska Jacaj 18 170
Kyrgyzstan Marina Kliug 20 181
Latvia Eva Antonova 25 180
Lithuania Indre Braslauskaite 21 174
Luxembourg Natacha Bintz 22 173
Macau Sharon Lau 22 172
Macedonia Nadica Chaushevska 22 175
Malaysia Winnie Chan 25 170
Mexico Karla Garcia 22 179
Moldova Inga Ojog 20 177
Mongolia Solongo Daraa 18 172
Montenegro Andrea Radonjic 19 176
Namibia Antonia Shinana 21 175
Nepal Samriddhi Rai 24 170
New Zealand Alexandra Scott 22 175
Nicaragua Claudia Trejos 24 176
Nigeria Obioma Isiwu 18 176
North China Wang Lu 21 175
Pakistan Asma Waheed 26 180
Panama Maria Espil 18 173
Paraguay Monica Pascualotto 19 173
Philippines Isabella Manjon 24 176
Phuket Suchaya Ruangsri 21 172
Poland Amanda Warecka 18 173
Portugal Morgana Nogueira 20 173
Republic of Guinea Bintougbe Fofana 22 172
Romania Claudia Dragoi 25 176
Russia Tatiana Guseva 19 177
Serbia Nevena Lazovic 19 177
Siberia Ekaterina Dobryshkina 19 176
Singapore Jacelyn Lin 26 170
Slovak Republic Jana Mrazova 25 178
Sochi Olesya Shevchenko 21 174
South Africa Donique Leonard 19 175
South China Shen Chanjuan 24 175
South Sudan Apajok Duot Diing 20 175
Sri Lanka Pushpika de Silva 21 180
Taiwan Cindy Chen 22 180
Tanzania Nelly Almas 19 174
Tartarstan Ekaterina Tregubova 25 177
Thailand Kantapat Peeradachainarin 25 175
The Netherlands Janniebe Anne Vlashof 21 178
Turkey Berna Batur 23 180
Turkmenistan Leysan Salakhova 22 172
Uganda Stella Amito 22 180
Ukraine Olena Melnikova 23 174
Uruguay Maria Alejandra Gabrielli Scarrone 17 175
Uzbekistan Xeniya Samoilova 18 173
Venezuela Maria Brito 18 180
Vietnam Le Huynh Thuy Ngan 20 172
Zambia Sthabiso Mteliso 25 174
Zimbabwe Rumbidzai 22 172
Total 92 contestants

Meet Miss Tourism Queen International 2011 Contestants

2011 Miss Tourism Queen International - Contestants

Miss Tourism Queen International Pageant

Miss Tourism Queen International was founded by Mr. Charlie See. Since 1949, there have been more than 80 countries occasionally holding this competition for their Miss Tourism National Queen. In 1993, the Miss Tourism Queen International Organization held the first world final competition in Sri Lanka, and later in USA, Russia, Brazil, Germany, Japan, Singapore, and many other countries as well. Miss Tourism Queen International contests has been held in China for six years from 2004 to 2009.

In 2004, we had 55 delegates participating with India's Zabina Khan winning the crown. In 2005, there were 72 delegates with Greece's Nikoletta Ralli's winning the crown. In the 2006, we had 86 delegates participating and the contest was won by Justine Giabonza from the Philippines. In 2007, we passed the 100 countries mark, a 108 countries participated and Olga Zarubina and from Russia won the crown. In 2008, we had a recording breaking year with a 113 delegates participating and Silvia Cornejo of Peru won the contest. With each country's tourism ambassadors gathering together, the Miss Tourism Queen International Contest aims at enhancing the tourism development, the friendship among different countries, and international culture exchange.

The China National Final for Miss Tourism Queen International 2011 was held in Dalian on 26 April 2011. With full support of the local government, local tourism department and media across the country, Miss China Tourism Queen contest is recognized as the best among beauty pageants in China. As an annual celebration in the tourism and fashion world, Miss China Tourism Queen 211 combines visual and cultural enjoyment and emphasizes promotion of tourism and tourist city. There are a total of 15 provincial contests of which the top 3 winners of each province participated in China’s National Final. The winner goes on to represent China in Miss Tourism Queen International 2011 in Xi’an.

With the mutual benefit between Miss Tourism Pageant and Tourist City, this event attracts full support from different circles in the society, and the special involvement of the press and TV media. With around 250 press's coverage and over 50 TV media's broadcasting, Miss Tourism Queen International serves as an international platform for the involved regions, business brand, tourist cities, tourist products, fashion and luxury goods.

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* MTQI 2011 - Kantapat Peeradachainarin of Thailand
* MTQI 2011 - More photo Kantapat Peeradachainarin of Thailand
* MTQI 2011 - Crowning Moment
* MTQI 2011 - Contestants
* MTQI 2011 - Contestants In Evening Gown Portraits
* MTQI 2011 - All Candidates Official Posters
* MTQI 2010 - No Pageant
* MTQI 2009 - Ekaterina Grushanina (of Russia) / Miss Internet / Continental Queens / New Crown
* MTQI 2009 - Best Evening Gown / Best Swimsuit / Contestants
* MTQI 2008 - Silvia Cornejo (of Peru) / Contestants
* MTQI 2007 - Olga Zarubina (of Russia)
* MTQI 2006 - Justine Giabonza (of Philippines)
* MTQI 2005 - Nikoletta Ralli's (of Greece)
* MTQI 2004 - Zabina Khan (of India)

Monday, December 12, 2011

Melinda Bam Crowned Miss South Africa 2011

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* Miss South Africa 2011 ( Melinda Bam / Semi-Finalists )
* Miss South Africa 2010 ( ALBUM of Bokang Montjane - Miss South Africa 2010 )
* Miss South Africa 2010 ( Winner as Bokang Montjane / Finalists / Semi-Finalists )
* Miss South Africa 2008 ( Winner / Contestants )
* Miss South Africa 2007 ( Winner )

Melinda Bam Crowned Miss South Africa 2011
Melinda Bam (C) was crowned Miss South Africa 2011
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Melinda Bam (22 year old, 170 cm, from Pretoria) was crowned Miss South Africa 2011 on December 10, 2011 during the pageant held at the Superbowl in Sun City. She will represent South Africa in Miss World 2012 and/or Miss Universe 2012

Miss South Africa 2011 Results

  • Winner Miss South Africa 2011 was Melinda Bam
  • The 1st runner-up was Remona Moodley
  • The 2nd runner-up was Thuli Sangweni

Remona Moodley, of Cape Town, Miss India South Africa 2005, was crowned first princess. Second princess Thuli Sangweni also won the Miss Congeniality prize.

Sunday, December 11, 2011

Road to Miss Universe 2013

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* Road to Miss Universe 2013
* Miss Universe 2013 - Could be held in Jamaica


Olivia Culpo Miss Universe 2012

Expected Miss Universe 2013 Contestants


Country/Territory Contestants Note / Ref.
Angola Miss Universe Angola
Vaumara Rebelo

* Miss Angola 2012 - Vaumara Rebelo ALBUM
* Vaumara Rebelo (born in 1991) was crowned Miss Angola 2012 at the Conference Centre of the Bellas in Luanda on Friday, 21st December, 2012
* Vaumara Rebelo previousy Miss Angola USA 2012
Miss Universe Belgium
Noémie Happart
* Miss Belgium 2013 - Noémie Happart ALBUM
* Miss Belgium 2013 Winner – Noémie Happart
* Miss Belgium 2013 - Finalists(Swimsuit) ,
- Portrait Shot, Fashion Show, Swimsuit Poster
Bolivia Miss Universe Bolivia Alexia Viruez * Alexia Viruez win the "Miss Bolivia 2012" title and was crowned “Miss Universe Bolivia 2012″ at the lounge Siriono Fair Exhibition, Santa Cruz on Thursday night 31st May, 2012.
* She was previously 1st RU of Reina Hispanoamericana 2012
British Virgin Islands Miss Universe British Virgin Islands Sharie De Castro * Sharie De Castro Crowned Miss BVI 2012 & Contestants
* Sharie De Castro BIO & AlLBUM
Colombia Miss Universe Colombia Lucia Aldana
Cyprus Miss Universe Cyprus
Czech Republic Miss Universe Czech Republic * Ceska Miss 2013 - Meet Semifinalists (will final March 2013) , Photos 10 Finalists in Swimsuit
Ecuador Miss Universe Ecuador * Meet Miss Ecuador 2013 Contestants
France Miss Universe France Marine Lorphelin
Gabon Miss Universe Gabon
Jennifer Ondo

* Miss Gabon 2013 Jennifer Ondo ALBUM
* Miss Gabon 2013 Finalists

Indonesia Miss Universe Indonesia
Whulandary Herman
* Puteri Indonesia 2013 - Whulandary Herman ALBUM
* Whulandary Herman  Crowned Puteri Indonesia 2013 (Final Results)
* Meet Puteri Indonesia 2013 Finalists
Israel Miss Universe Israel
Bar Hefer
* Bar Hefer Crowned Israel’s Maiden of Beauty 2013 (Miss Universe Israel)
* Miss Israel 2013 Results - Yityish Aynaw (for MW)
* Miss Israel 2013 Results - Bar Hefer (for MU)
* Miss Israel 2013 - Meet Contestants
Japan Miss Universe Japan
Yukimi Matsuo
* Miss Universe Japan 2013 Yukimi Matsuo Crowning Moment
* Miss Universe Japan 2013 Yukimi Matsuo ALBUM
* Meet Miss Universe Japan 2013 Contestants Headshot
* Miss Universe Japan 2013 Contestants Interviews VDO
Kazakhstan Miss Universe Kazakhstan
South Korea Miss Universe Korea Yu-mi Kim * Yu-mi Kim was Miss Korea 2012
Miss Universe Malaysia Carey Ng * Carey Ng Crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2013
Mauritius Miss Universe Mauritius Diya Beeltah * Diya Beeltah was Miss Mauritius 2012
Mexico Miss Universe Mexico Cynthia Duque * Nuestra Belleza México 2012 Candidates
Montenegro Miss Universe Montenegro Nikoleta Jovanovic * Miss Montenegro 2013 - 1RU (for MU 2013) - Nikoleta Jovanovic / * Miss Montenegro 2013 Contestants in Swimsuite / * Miss Montenegro 2013 - Beauty 15 Contestants was chosen (will final Jan 22)
Miss Universe Netherlands Stephanie Tency
Nicaragua Miss Universe Nicaragua
Nastassja Bolívar
* Miss Nicaragua 2013 Nastassja Bolívar ALBUM
* Miss Nicaragua 2013 - Candidates Headshot
* Miss Nicaragua 2013 - Candidates Dress photo
* Miss Nicaragua 2013 - Candidates Bikini photo
* Miss Nicaragua 2013 will be crown March 2
Peru Miss Universe Peru Cindy Mejía * Miss Perú 2012 - Candidates ( for MU 2013 and MW 2013 )
* Miss Perú 2012 - Winners ( Cindy Mejia and Melissa Paredes )
* Miss Perú Universe 2013 - Cindy Mejia
* Cindy Mejia was 3RU of Miss Peru 2011
* Miss Perú World 2013 - Melissa Paredes (dethroned)
* Miss Perú World 2013 - Elba Fahsbender (successor)
Poland Miss Universe Poland
Paulina Krupińska
* Paulina Krupińska ALBUM
* Paulina Krupińska Crowned Miss Polonia 2012
* Miss Polonia 2012 / MU Poland 2013 Paulina Krupińska ALBUM
* Miss Polonia 2012 - Meet Finalists (official photo 1)
* Miss Polonia 2012 - Meet Finalists (official photo 2)
* Miss Polonia 2012 - Protrait 17 Finalist
* Miss Polonia 2012 - Seventeen Finalists presented
Puerto Rico Miss Universe Puerto Rico Monic Pérez * Monic Marie Pérez Díaz Crowned Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2013 (Final Results)
* Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2013 - Monic Marie Pérez Díaz ALBUM
* Miss Universe Puerto Rico 2013 - Contestants / Video
Russia Miss Universe Russia
Elmira Abdrazakova
* Miss Russia 2013 Elmira Abdrazakova ALBUM
* Miss Russia 2013 - Contestants
* Miss Russia 2013 - Who will succeed Elizaveta Golovanova
Serbia Miss Universe Serbia Ana Vrcelj
South Africa Miss Universe South Africa Marilyn Ramos
Miss Universe Uruguay Micaela Orsi * Micaela Orsi Crowned Miss Universo Uruguay 2013 / * Meet Miss Universo Uruguay 2013 Finalists
Miss Universe USA * Road to Miss USA 2013
Venezuela Miss Universe Venezuela María Gabriela Isler * Miss Venezuela 2012 - Official Candidates


Miss Universe 2011 Coverage

* Miss Universe 2011 Coverage
* Miss Universe 2011 Winner - Watch Leila Lopes Miss Universe 2011 Post Winning Interview
* Miss Universe 2011 Winner - Leila Lopes Miss Universe 2011 A day after the Crowning
* Miss Universe 2011 Winner - Miss Angola Leila Lopes crowned Miss Universe 2011
* Miss Universe 2011 Winner - Watch Leila Lopes Miss Universe 2011 Crowning VDO
* Miss Universe 2011 - Watch TOP 5 Announce (VDO)
* Miss Universe 2011 - Watch TOP 10 Announce (VDO)
* Miss Universe 2011 - Watch TOP 16 Announce (VDO)
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Rehearsals on Stage at Credicard Hall
* Miss Universe 2011 - Watch Presentation Show Evening Gown and Swimsuite (Video)
* Miss Universe 2011 - Presentation Show Sweden and Montenegro won special awards
* Miss Universe 2011 - Presentation Show Evenging Gown Photos
* Miss Universe 2011 - Presentation Show Swimsuit Photos
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Preliminary Swimsuit
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Close-up
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Glam Shot by Fadil Berisha
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Evening Gown
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Swimsuit
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants Web Interviews
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants in Fashion Show
* Miss Universe 2011 - Contestants National Customes Presentation and Backstage
* Miss Universe 2011 - Events VDO Playlists
* Miss Universe 2011 - Events Schedule
* 2011 MISS UNIVERSE® Pageant will be held in São Paulo, Brazil