This year’s impressive selection of aspiring “Beauty Tourism” crusaders will magnify the real essence of being a Mutya tonight at the grand coronation night happening at Resorts World Manila in Pasay City.
They are Kiaragiel Gregorio (United Kingdom), Christine Marielle Stubergh (Norway), Nina Josie Rob-ertson (Australia), Shannon Rebecca Bridgman (Melbourne), Aislinn Anne Sebastian (Southern Cali-fornia), Kerlyn Horn (Northern California), Jessie May Delprete (Arizona), Jean Nicole De Jesus (Cana-da), Janela Joy Cuaton (Doha, Qatar) from around the globe; Hershey Gajudo (Cebu City), Cristal Jane Lacida (Talisay), Chris Anne Leyson (Caraga), Rainalyn Capitle (Zamboanga), Julee Ann Marie Bourgoin (Cagayan de Oro) hailing from Visayas and Mindanao; and Jessica Rose McEwen (Central Luzon), Patriz Anne Dabu (Bataan), Jillean Camille Orbina (Manila), Brenna Cassandra Gamboa (Nueva Ecija), Jaymie Lou Pagulayan, Leren Mae Bautista (Laguna), Rosette Joyce Tayam (Zambales), Angelynne Huxley Cabrera (La Paz, Tarlac), Martina Fausta Diaz (Antipolo City), Ross Andrea Ambrosio (Camarines Sur), Allesandra Casimiro (La Union), Serine Ann Obviar (Batangas), Marlyn Guinto (Bulacan), Kristiarine Bri-ones (Tarlac City), Bianca de Leon (Mabalacat City), and Katherine Caguioa (Tuguegarao) representing Luzon and Manila.
Major titlists are sent as Philippines’ representative to elite international competitions, such as Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International, Miss Asia Pacific International and the Miss Tourism Interna-tional which will be hosted by Vietnam this year.
Prior to the coronation night, the 30 candidates embarked on a line-up of activities, magazine pictori-als, fun VTR shoots, radio and TV guestings and a series of pre-pageant shows. The gorgeous dele-gates also had fun-filled adventures in Puerto Princesa City and Pagudpud, Ilocos Norte.
The grand coronation night will be televised on ABS-CBN’s Sunday’s Best on August 2.