Miss Universe contestants
Miss Universe contestants pose from the deck of the yacht Happy Life prior to cruising to a beach resort in Batangas province south of Manila, at the Philippine Navy headquarters in Manila, Philippines. Eighty-six candidates from around the world are vying for the title to succeed Pia Wurtzbach from the Philippines. The competition takes place. From left front row, Cherell Williamson of Bahamas and Carolina Duran of Costa Rica. Back row from left, Flavia Brito of Portugal, Rebecca Rath of Beliz, Hildur Maria of Iceland and Chanelle de Lau of Curacao.