Barbara Franco (Portugal) | Miss World 2011

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Miss World 2011

Candidates | Contestants


Miss Portugal

Barbara Franco

Age: 19

Height: 1.74m

Hometown: Ribeira Brava

Language(s): Portuguese & English

Notes: Barbara Franco is the reigning Miss Republica Portuguesa 2011.

Barbara is currently studying Veterinary science at University – she adores animals and has one dog and two cats. Barbara also has a strong interest in fashion and fashion writing. Her personal motto is ‘Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.’

Tell us a little something about your Country ?
Portugal is a lovely country known for its miles of golden beaches and tasty gastronomy.

Future ambitions ?
To study veterinary medicine and be successful in fashion.

Describe yourself
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Personal Motto?
It’s better the surprise of reaching our dreams than the delusion filled by the illusion.

Favourite food ?
Bacalhaa con natas is a traditional Portuguese food and is basically codfish, potatoes and layers of cream between.

Favourite Music / Books ?
My favourite song is ‘Someone Like You’ by Adele.

Do you have any pets?
Yes, I have one dog called Gucci and two cats.

What is the proudest moment of your life or most memorable day?
When I was little my father gave me my first wonderful dog.

Any other interesting facts ?
I love walking my dog.

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