HIGHLIGHTS: Miss Earth 2013
MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – Relive the Miss Earth 2013 pageant on Rappler.com. Bookmark this page and watch 88 contestants from around the world compete for the prestigious title.
Rappler streamed the event live, straight from the coronation night, held at the Versailles Alabang in Las Piñas on Saturday, December 7.
This year, breathtaking natural tourist destinations in the Philippines were put on the spotlight, in the hopes of promoting the country's eco-tourism potentials.
According to Miss Earth Executive Vice President Lorraine Schuck, the project is Miss Earth Pageant's "way of giving back to our country."
After the country's back-to-back achievements in the Miss Universe, Miss World, and Miss Supranational pageants earlier this year, all eyes were on the Philippines' Miss Earth candidate Angelee de los Reyes.
De los Reyes wore an eco-friendly crown made of 100% recycled precious metals, 14 karat gold, and argentums sterling silver, designed by environmentalist and jewelry designer Ramona Haar.
Know more about the candidates here.
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