La Trinidad, Benguet – Twenty Filipina beauties toured the Strawberry Farms here Thursday.
The first batch of the Miss Universe-Philippines arrived in Benguet at 7:00 AM passing through the Badiwan tunnel in Sitio Badiwan, Barangay Poblacion, Tuba town.
Benguet Governor Melchor Diclas, who officially welcomed the beauties at the provincial capitol, hoped the beauties visit props up Benguet tourism further.
Benguet caretaker congressman Eric Go Yap, who initiated the visit of the Ms. Universe bets, aside from him wishing “to bring Benguet to the nation’s tourism map” said that candidates also chose to visit the highland province.
The second batch is expected Friday.
The 48 bets will stay here for two days for promotional video shoots featuring Benguet tourism sites.
Coronation night is on October 25 at the Baguio Country Club.
Artemio A. Dumlao