Gabriela Vanessa SALAZAR VALLE



LanguagesSpanish, English

Current OccupationTV Presenter & Student

“Hello! My name is Gabriela Salazar, I represent the 5 star country Honduras. I encourage you to fight for your happiness and goals. Blessings and success.”

Gabriela hails from the city of Tegucigalpa, Honduras’ capital. A graduate in Accounting and Finance, Gabriela has ambitions of starting her own marketing company, but is currently enjoying work on television, presenting La Hora de la Fortuna as well as previously working on Trato Hecho (Deal or no Deal). In her spare time Gabriela likes to play volleyball, watch soccer, and go dancing with her friends. She especially enjoys Punta music, but can appreciate all types of music. Her favourite cuisine is seafood, and her favourite book is Gabriel García Márquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude.

"A country rich in history, diversity and culture. Great landscapes and natural beauty with kind people.”

Designer dress - Adolfo Canaca

This is a dusky pink Adolfo Canaca gown fitted with a silk bodice embroidered with a floral motif which continues down the long sleeves. This dress features­­­­ a deep neckline and open back with a thick waistband before falling into a full length tulle skirt. The transparent skirt has two high leg slits and is followed by a train.

Adolfo Canaca is the Honduran designer born June 1983 who is currently launching his first collection. Whilst studying at Fashion Careers International in Los Angeles, where he has been living for the last 10 years. Adolfo’s passion is to “elaborate Haute Couture designs which expresss strength, sensuality and determination for the modern woman”.

Auction Gift - Hand Carve Wooden Chest

Honduras Auction Gift

This auction gift it is a hand carve wooden chest from Honduras.

What’s your current favourite website?

Google and YouTube.

If you could invite anyone (living or historic) to dinner, who would it be and why?

Mother Theresa of Calcuta. She was a warm hearted person I admire and share her principles.

What would your dream job be?

To work with special education kids and to be able to help with their development.

If you could work with any fashion designer, who would it be and why?

Carolina Herrera, because of the elegance and simplicity of her creations, and her role in the fashion industry.

What item of make-up could you not live without?


Mac or PC?


Sweet or Savory?


If you could have any super power, what would it be and why?

To be invisible; to be anywhere and any situation to help solve problems and save lives.

Which Challenge Event do you feel most confident about?


Why did you enter Miss World?

Because I am very competitive, and I want to be the best example to bring joy to my country as the next Miss World.