Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Close  
  • share this

Philippines wins Miss Tourism Queen of the Year

By: - Reporter
/ 10:10 AM January 01, 2016
Leren Bautista

Filipina beauty queen Leren Bautista brought more glory to the Philippines after winning the Miss Tourism Queen of the Year on Thursday night in Malaysia. INQUIRER.NET

Filipina Leren Bautista won the Miss Tourism Queen of the Year on Thursday night in Malaysia.

India, Iceland, Lithuania, Uganda won the other titles, the Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International said in its official Facebook page.

ADVERTISEMENT

The titles were:

Dream Girl of the Year International — Miss India
Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International — Miss Iceland
Miss Tourism Global International —  Miss Lithuania
Miss Tourism Metropolitan International — Miss Uganda

FEATURED STORIES

Leren, who was earlier crowned Mutya ng Pilipinas 2015 Asia Pacific International, bested 56 candidates at the Marriot Putrajaya Grand Ballroom in Kuala Lumpur.

This was the third time that the Philippines bagged the title, with the first one courtesy of Sherylle Santarin in 1996 and Raquel Uy in 1999.

Miss Tourism Queen of the Year International recognizes women who uphold beauty, good moral character and poise. It was previously called the Queen of the Year International, and the first-ever pageant held in Kuala Lumpur in 1993.

2015 was a year of the Philippines in beauty pageants. Recently, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach was crowned as Miss Universe 2015. Angelia Ong bagged Miss Earth and Ann Lorraine Colis won Miss Globe 2015.

Read Next
Follow @FMangosingINQ on Twitter
Don't miss out on the latest news and information.
View comments

Subscribe to INQUIRER PLUS to get access to The Philippine Daily Inquirer & other 70+ titles, share up to 5 gadgets, listen to the news, download as early as 4am & share articles on social media. Call 896 6000.

TAGS: Beauty Pageants, beauty queens, Leren Bautista, Miss Tourism Queen of the Year
For feedback, complaints, or inquiries, contact us.


© Copyright 1997-2018 INQUIRER.net | All Rights Reserved

We use cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. To find out more, please click this link.