Miss International 2013 Winner is Miss Philippines Bea Santiago

Bea Rose Santiago from the Philippines was crowned winner of Miss International 2013 held at the Shinagawa Prince Hotel Hall, Tokyo, Japan, Tuesday, Dec. 17.

See Miss International 2013 Complete List of Winners here.

Bea Rose Santiago Miss International

The 5’9 Filipina head-tuner vested other 66 lovely candidates from all over the globe in the 53rd edition of Miss International.

She is the country’s 5th Miss International title holder after Gemma Cruz (1964), Aurora Pijuan (1970), Melanie Marquez (1979) and Lara Quigaman (2005).

Watch Miss International 2013 Bea Santiago’s winning answer here.

Miss International 2013 Crowning Moment

Bea, 23, was born in Alabang, Muntinlupa City and spent her grade school and early high school years in Cataingan, Masbate. Her family moved to Canada when she was 16. She’s pursuing a degree in Communications (major in Public Relations) at York University in Toronto when she was lured by the glam of modeling and beauty pageants.