19-year-old Giulia Arena was crowned Miss Italia 2013 at the conclusion of the pageant held on Sunday night of October 27th, 2013 at the seaside town of Jesolo near Venice. The beauty from Messina is a law student at the Milan’s Catholic University. However, Giulia is not going to represent Italy in any major international beauty pageants.
Giulia Arena was crowned Miss Italia 2013 but will not represent Italy at any international pageants.
Arena is described as an animal lover who is raising two dogs, two parrots, two squirrels, a rabbit and several tanks of fish. Arena is also known for her a Dante quotation tattooed just below her left shoulder.
Newly crowned Miss Italia 2013 Giulia Arena is described as an animal lover who is raising two dogs, two parrots, two squirrels, a rabbit and several tanks of fish.
This year, the 74th edition of the pageant was shown on independent left-leaning broadcaster La7 instead of the State TV RAI. RAI was forced to drop the pageant after a long row sparked by House Speaker Laura Boldrini accusing it of feeding perceptions of women as eye candy.
Photo courtesy of Miss Italia website.