- Another crown has been brought home for the Philippines
- Jannie Loudette Alipo-on won as the Miss Tourism International 2017
- She was the fourth Filipina to won the title
KAMI learned about this from CNN Philippines. Jan-Janie Loudette Vicencio Alipo-on beats 49 other beauty queens for the tittle. Alipo-on is the Philippines’ fourth Miss Tourism International titleholder after Angeli Dione Gomez in 2013, the late Rizzini Alexis Gomez in 2012, and Esperanza Manzano in 2000.
The pageant took place in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia on Wednesday, December 6.
"Thank you, Malaysia for making for making my dream come true. It has been my dream to be crowned as a queen from the age of 18," she told the media after the event at Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa.
Other ladies who made it to the top five were Miss Tourism Global Diana Hills from Australia, Miss Tourism Cosmopolitan International Lois Merry Tengel from Indonesia, Miss Tourism Metropolitan International Maja Aleksandra from Poland, and Dreamgirl of the Year International Julia Do Vale Horta from Brazil.
Jannie Alipo-on also expressed her gratitude for everyone who supported her.
"Sa lahat ng mga sumuporta sakin na nasa Pilipinas o saan mang parte ng mundo, maraming maraming salamat sa inyong lahat." she said.
Jannie Alipo-on is an 18 year old who lives in Navotas. She was a former member of the 24k girls of the ABS-CBN game show "Deal or No Deal" and a former segment host in Aksyon TV 5. Jannie Alipo-on was the newest Filipina to make a history and bring home a crown for the Philippines.
KAMI wants to congratulate Jan-Jannie Alipo-on for winning Miss Tourism International 2017!