Miss Universe braves bad continue to debate Batanes
December 11, 2017 - miss universe
BASCO, Batanes — Strong winds did not daunt reigning Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and Miss Great Britain Anna Maria Burdzy to debate this northernmost range on Friday final week.
Thick obscurity lonesome a islands and some tricycle drivers would not packet passengers since of a bad weather, though Nel-Peters and her environment landed here for a four-hour visit.
They were greeted by Batanes Gov. Marilou Cayco and other officials, who pronounced Nel-Peters done story for being a initial reigning Miss Universe to revisit a island province.
Cayco means her with a local shawl woven from “nito” vine and a necklace crafted by Batanes’ women entrepreneurs.
Nel-Peters described a island as “a paradise.”
“It’s really hapless that we were here for usually 4 hours and in this kind of continue though we enjoyed my visit,” she said.
The Miss Universe organisation visited Honesty Cafe, San Carlos Borromeo church in Mahatao city and a Basco lighthouse. They were accompanied here by Tourism Assistant Secretary Maria Lourdes Japson.
Rains still poured when Nel-Peters and Burdzy waved to a throng during a capitol drift as they prepared to fly behind to Manila. —Juliet Cataluña
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