Tag Archives: Miss Universe 2015

January 6, 2017

A look back: Wurtzbach and the Waldorf



The Waldorf Astoria — one of New York City’s, and possibly the world’s, most iconic hotels — is set to close indefinitely this year. It has housed celebrities like Elizabeth Taylor and Frank Sinatra, royalty, and of course, our favorite ‘queen.’ In 2016, almost exactly a year ago to this date, PeopleAsia carved its very own place Continue Reading


July 29, 2016

Manila, Philippines: The New Center of the Universe


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It’s official — next year, the Philippines will be the center of the universe. The queen of all pageants, Miss Universe, will be held right here in the Philippines, this time with 26-year-old Maxine Medina representing the country in the pageant’s 65th edition. Slated on January 30, 2017, it has been 22 years since the Continue Reading


February 4, 2016

PeopleAsia Feb-March 2016: Behind the Scenes

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In the midst of Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach’s excitement, thoughts of wanting to share her journey to the crown never left the newly, and rightfully, crowned Miss Universe 2015.    While many others were still focused on the coronation night’s events, PeopleAsia was two steps, or should we say strides, ahead and immediately contacted the Miss Universe Organization (MUO) Continue Reading