IN PHOTOS: Miss Earth 2018 national costume competition

The delegates of Miss Earth 2018 showcased their respective countries’ rich culture and heritage through the national costume competition held October 11 at the Century Park Hotel in Manila, Philippines.
The delegates were competed against the ladies from their respective regional groups, where the judges picked the Top 3 Best costumes.
The medalists were:
Asia & Oceania
Gold: Vietnam | Phương Khánh Nguyễn
Silver: Thailand | Nirada Chetsadapriyakun
Bronze: Philippines | Celeste Cortesi
North & Central America
Gold: Mexico | Melissa Flores
Silver: Panama | Diana Lemos
Bronze: Guatemala | Lisa Hayet
South America
Gold: Guyana | Xamiera Kippins
Silver: Ecuador | Diana Valdivieso
Bronze: Peru | Jessica Russo
Gold: Sierra Leone | Alma Nancy Sesay
Silver: Zambia | Margret Konie
Bronze: Nigeria | Maristella Okpala
Western Europe
Gold: Spain | Carolina Jane
Silver: Portugal | Telma Madeira
Bronze: Italy | Sofia Pavan
Eastern Europe
Gold: Serbia | Nina Jovanović
Silver: Crimea | Ksenia Sarina
Bronze: Montenegro | Katarina Šećković
Photos by Ferdinand Abejon and Ameer Gamama; Missosology.Org