Miss Universe Philippines Catriona Gray just dropped a video that she made to highlight Filipino culture. This Is The Philippines, which was created in partnership with the Department of Tourism shows her traipsing around the beautiful landmarks of Luzon, including Intramuros, Rizal Park, Pampanga, and Angono in Rizal. She shows off local arts and craftsmanship, saying “As an artist, I know how art is a reflection of the world around you. That’s what makes the Philippines have color in our history, but it’s really the art that colored it for us.”
Another segment focuses on the Christmas traditions and how it ties the country together. “There is no other season where Filipino craftsmanship and artistry come together like Christmas,” she explains as the beautiful parols of Pampanga light up the screen. She talks about how celebrations bring Filipinos together to feast, too.
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As the video shows the wonders of Luzon, fans are waiting for two other videos which will highlight Visayas and Mindanao. In the mean time, enjoy the beautiful video here.