The eighth edition of Miss Universe Spain will take place at the Los Olivos Beach Resort in Costa Adeje, Tenerife, Canary Islands, Spain on November 21, 2020. It is the first edition of the Spanish national beauty pageant under the Nuestra Belleza España Organization.
A total of 17 candidates are vying for the Miss Universe Spain 2020 crown. Here are the five most beautiful ones:
Andrea de las Heras, 25, Madrid
De las Heras stands 176cm and she is an international model. She holds a bachelor’s degree in culinary and she also studied public relations, event management and hotel management.
Already fluent in Spanish, English and French, de las Herras is currently studying Italian. She is an entrepreneur who owns a communication agency in Teatro Capital, Madrid.
In 2018, de las Herras competed in Miss Universe Spain. She was fifth runner-up.
Nuria Montejo, 20, Salamanca
Montejo is currently studying appliances and image consulting. She will start her training as a cabin crew soon.
The Salamanca native is a model who stands 180cm tall. She loves arts and crafts.
A transwoman, Montejo is set to follow the footsteps of Miss Universe Spain 2018 Angela Ponce. The latter is the first openly transgender Miss Universe contestant.
Angie Benavides Castillo, 24, Granada
Benavides a journalist who works for Mediaset España. She is fluent in Spanish, English and Italian.
Also working as a model, Benavides stands 179cm tall. Her motto in life is “No necesitas esperar a nada ni nadie para comenzar a mejorar tu mundo (You do not have to wait for anything or anyone to start improving your world).”
The Granada native enjoys reading. She also loves fashion and sports.
Oriana Estefania Correia Gomis, 19, Almeria
Correia is fluent in Spanish, English and French. She is 176cm tall.
The Almeria native loves dancing, skating and shopping. She is a fan of Marilyn Monroe, Zozibini Tunzi and Zuleyka Rivera.
Miss Universe Spain 2020 is not Correia’s first national beauty pageant. She competed in Miss Mundo España 2019 but was unplaced.
Pilar Magro Nogales, 25, Caceres
Magro holds bachelor’s degree in finance and accounting as well as in labor relations and human resources. She also attended a music and piano conservatory.
Aside from being fluent in Spanish and English, Magro also speaks basic German and French. She loves sports and she enjoys writing, reading, meditating, cooking and travelling.
The Caceres native stands 180cm tall. She has released a poetry book and is set to release a second one.