This 2015 marks the 10th Anniversary of Mister International pageant. Thirty-six hunks from around the world vied for the coveted title at the Newport Performing Arts Theater in Resorts World Manila last November 30, 2015.
Mr. Pedro Mendes of Switzerland was named Mister International 2015 and being the first Swiss titleholder. Mister Brazil, Anderson Tomazini as the 1st Runner-up, Mister Korea, Sang-Jin Lee won 2nd Runner-up, Mister Panama, Julian Torres took the title as the 3rd Runner-up, and Mister Czech Republic, Jakub Kraus as the 4th Runner-up. Philippines' Reniel Villareal was lucky to be included in the Top 10 and won Best in National Costume (by Edwin Uy, inspired by Ibong Adarna).
Before the pageant, the candidates visited one of the historical spots here in the Philippines like Paoay Church in Ilocos Norte for their National Costume shoot and Intramuros Manila. One of their luncheon feast was held at Lydia's Lechon Restaurant in Baclaran on November 26, 2015.
These gorgeous men received a very warm welcomed by the owner herself, Mrs. Lydia De Roca together with her daughter Ms. Lyd De Roca and their amazing staffs.
"Filipinos are I think the warmest and loveliest people I've ever met." - Mr. International USA
Lydia's Lechon prepared a very sumptuous lunch for the candidates which includes their famous Lechon, Cream Dory with Tartar Sauce, Chicken Adobo, Buttered Vegetables, Steamed Rice and Lemon Iced Tea.
"The food is excellent as well as the people around." (about Lydia's Lechon) - Mr. International Spain
Mister International 2015 candidates had a fun time during their stay at Lydia's Lechon and even had a photo op with the star of their lunch, the Lechon.
Here are the other photos all courtesy of Lydia's Lechon.