Below are photos and a video clip of the victorious homecoming parade for newly-crowned Miss International 2019 สิรีธร ลีห์อร่ามวัฒน์ (Bint Sireethorn Leearamwat) in Bangkok.
2019 could really be a lucky year of Thailand in international pageantry.
Video clip and photos courtesy of Pageant Crown Warriors and Gayiicha Neung.
And she’s off to the Land of Smiles!
Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray at the VIP Lounge of NAIA Terminal 2 before boarding her PAL flight PR730 to Bangkok, Thailand to join the other delegates competing for Miss Universe 2018.
Our Queen should be arriving in Suvarnabhumi Airport at around 12 noon.
Have an excellent flight! 🇵🇭👑👸
Our Queen with some members of Team Catriona
Our Queen wearing an Anthony Ramirez outfit
Ticket prices via Thai Ticket Major (thaiticketmajor.com) from the cheapest (THB2,500.00) to the priciest (THB50,000.00)
Sale of tickets will start on Sunday, November 18, 10am (Bangkok time) via thaiticketmajor.com
At today’s exchange rate, 1 Thai Baht = 1.60 Philippine Peso, so the cheapest would be a little over PHP4,000.00 and the priciest at over PHP80,000.00.
Wow! How I wish the figures hue close to the Las Vegas price points whenever the finals would be held there.
Here are three (3) additional details just to build up the excitement a little more…
1) There will be a record-breaking number of ninety-five (95) delegates who will vie for this year’s crown.
2) Sirivannavari Bangkok will provide the swimwear to be worn by the ladies.
3) Miss Universe 1988 Porntip Bui Simon Nakhirunkanok will be one of the judges this year. (Source: 2018 Miss Universe)
Below is a video compilation of the Thai TVCs which starred Miss Universe Philippines 2018 Catriona Gray and aired throughout Thailand in years past.
Dusit Thani Bangkok will be the Official Residence of Miss Universe 2018 in the Land of Smiles starting late next month till the Finals on December 17.
Watch our for a Press Conference on October 29 to be graced by reigning Miss Universe Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters along with present and former Miss Universe Thailand titleholders Sophida Kanchanarin, Maria Poonlertlarp and Chalita Suansane.
With the hotel’s hosting of the delegates for Miss Universe 2018, it will be one of their last big events before the end of operations on January 5, 2019.
The legendary Dusit Thani will close its doors to make way for a new property within a 36.7 billion baht mixed-use project to be built in partnership with Thailand’s Central Pattana Public Company.
For more information on special promotions visit: http://www.dusit.com
The Press Conference just ended.
And it’s now official – Miss Universe 2018 will be hosted in Bangkok, Thailand this coming December.
Get ready to book your flights and hotels before the prices zoom up instantly!
Three Miss Universe titleholders during the Press Conference: (left to right): Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters (2017), Apasra Hongsakula (1965) and Natalie Glebova (2005).
Photo credit: t-pageant.com
The Press Conference for the formal announcement of Bangkok, Thailand as the host of Miss Universe 2018 will start in less than an hour from now.
Miss Universe 2017 Demi-Leigh Nel-Peters and MUO President Paula Shugart are in Bangkok right now for the much-awaited formality of this year’s edition.
Miss Universe paying her respects to the Reclining Buddha
Miss Universe 2015 Pia Wurtzbach is currently on a visit to the Land of Smiles for a project coinciding with International Women’s Month and the launch of Women’s Journey Thailand which aims to give more perks and privileges to female travelers visiting Thailand. She is in Bangkok along with manager Jonas Gaffud, Tim Yap plus her road manager.
Pia was also able to meet Miss Universe Thailand 2017 Mareeya Poonlertlarp during a presscon (watch video below).
courtesy of Avid Fan