Talmoudi (R) with her runner-ups

Talmoudi (R) with her runner-ups

22-year old Heba Talmoudi, from Gabes, was crowned Miss Tunisie 2013 during a ceremony held at the Golden Tulip Carthage Hotel in Gammarth, April 6th.  Standing 178 cm tall, Heba will now travel to Indonesia to take part in the 63rd Miss World competition in September.  The runner-ups were Sana Salah (1st) and Ines Chatter (2nd).

The newly crowned Miss Tunisia 2013 competes in Miss World.

The newly crowned Miss Tunisia 2013 competes in Miss World.

Talmoudi’s participation marks the return of Tunisia to Miss World after 35 years. Their last participation was in 1978.

Welcome back, Tunisia!