Category Archives: Beauty

Adobo Chronicles Poll: Who Does A Better 360-Degree Turn — Miss Philippines or Miss Puerto Rico?

BANGKOK, Thailand (The Adobo Chronicles, Bangkok Bureau) – When it comes to the 360-degree turn on the 2018 Miss Universe catwalk, it’s down to Miss Philippines and Miss Puerto Rico.  Many have wondered if they have the same coach or choreographer.

So we’ll let our readers decide on who does a better turn between the two ladies.

Let us know in the comment section.



Multilingual Miss U.S.A. Wins Miss Universe Talent Competition Hands Down!

BANGKOK, Thailand (The Adobo Chronicles, Bangkok Bureau) –  U.S.A.’s representative to the 2018 Miss Universe Beauty Pageant here easily won the talent competition leading up to the December 17 finals.

Judges were so impressed with Sarah Rose Summers’ talent that they gave her a perfect score — the first in the pageant’s history. F5FE70C5-9F47-4CBC-9686-33B895F98C78

Her talent? She is multilingual. She speaks English, Spanish, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai, Russian, Visayan and Ilocano.  She is also an expert in sign language.

We wish Miss Summers all the luck and we are rooting for her to win the much-coveted crown!


Miss Philippines-Universe Catriona Gray Dons ‘Ibong Adarna’ For Evening Gown, ‘Darna’ For National Costume

BANGKOK, Thailand (The Adobo Chronicles, Bangkok Bureau) – The Philippines’ bet in the 2018 Miss Universe Beauty Pageant Catrionia Gray stood out among a sea of mostly white gowns in the preliminary evening gown competition .

She wore an orange gown inspired by the Filipino folklore, “Ibong Adarna.”

Beauty pageant enthusiasts have wondered, though, what she will wear for the national costume competition.

Well, wonder no more.

It was revealed exclusively to The Adobo Chronicles, that Gray will don a Darna costume.

Darna is a  a fictional superwoman character well revered in Philippine comics.

Good luck to Ms. Gray!  Believe in yourself.  Believe that you can fly.  Believe that you will triumph over forces of evil.  Believe that you will be the next Miss Universe!