Miss World 2013, the 63rd edition of the Miss World pageant, has officially begun as contestants from around the world have started arriving in Indonesia, the host country for the annual beauty contest.
The Miss World 2013 finale will be held on 28 September at Sentul International Convention Center, located on the outskirts of the Indonesia's capital city, Jakarta.
pageant. The winner will be crowned Miss World 2013 by the last year’s winner, Wenxia Yu of China.
Miss World 2013 contestants will compete over the month for a number of distinct awards, including Beach Fashion, Top Model, Sports and Fitness, Beauty with a Purpose, Talent Competition and the World Fashion Designer Award.
Contestants in the meantime have reportedly left their home countries to take part in the pageant.
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