The Belize Costa Maya 2016 is right around the corner. It is set to place at the Hon. Louise Sylvestre Sports Complex in San Pedro, Belize from August 4th to August 6th 2016. It is a festival and International Pageant like no other in Belize, highlighting both Latin and Caribbean flavors that infuse your night with one of a kind experience.
There will be local and international artists merging together to set a multicultural spectacle. Including food, drinks, dance, music, and of course the pageant. It's a long weekend of celebrations.
Meet below contestants from Meixco, Belize, Guatemala, El Salvador, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Panama. All pictures courtesy of The International Costa Maya.
Miss Mexico, Ingrid Elizabeth Luna Solís. The Mexican beauty won the title of Miss Teen Universe Puebla in 2015.
Ingrid enjoys reading, traveling, modeling, spending time with family and friends and is currently a student of psychology.
Yadira Yvette Argueta is an enthusiastic and determined young lady who is currently pursuing a Bachelors Degree in accounting at the University of Belize. The twenty two year old works full time in the accounting field. Her future endeavor is to pursue a Masters degree in finance and aspires to become an auditor and eventually open her own accounting firm.
Meet Miss Guatemala, Maria Jose Larrañaga Retolaza. Maria Jose, likes to share with family and friends, share with kids and elderly persons (social works) in foundations, horseback riding, box, catwalk modelling, go to the beach and travel.
Meet Marlin Ramirez. Marlin is 25 years old, is a native of Santa Ana, San Antonio Pajonal, El Salvador, a site with Mayan ancestors. In their lands many ceramic and clay utensils were found.
She is currently studying her third year of undergraduate career in sociology at the National University of Santa Ana.
She loves to learn about the history, culture of the countries she has visited and to loves to carry and show our culture.
In addition to Spanish, she speaks English. Her goal at the end of her academics, is to develop as a professional, as an integral woman and form her own company either in her country or outside.
Meet Miss Honduras, Corina Alejandra Flores Canales. The representative from Honduras is an international business administrator. She represented her country in the Miss Ambar Mundial 2015 pageant in Punta Cana Republica Dominicana. She also won the title of Chica Verano 2015 in her country Honduras.
Meet Miss Nicaragua, Vianca Yasuara Gutiérrez Hernández. The 26 year old Nicaraguan beauty is a business administrator and loves folklore dancing.
Meet Miss Costa Rica, Monique Rodriguez. Monique is a beautiful 24-year- old, who combines her passion for yoga , dance and acting with a great sense of altruism and love for nature and wants to leave the name of Costa Rica high. Monique ranked 4th in Miss Costa Rica Universe 2013.
Meet Margareth Villanueva.
If anything defines Margareth is her enthusiasm, love and joy for life. Model, entrepreneur, writer and Panamanian philanthropic, at 22 years she shows that with determination and conviction you can achieve each of the goals that you propose.
She started her journey as a model at 15 years leading her to be part of campaigning, commercials and walkways with some of the best brands in Panama. Today she is one of the official participants for Miss Panama 2017 contest in which the highest representatives of the beauty sector in her country participate. The winners become carriers of international titles such as Miss Panama for Miss Universe, among others.
So come and enjoy the atmosphere!
published by Alberto J. Matus