Bb. Pilipinas-Universe 2013 Ariella Arida will fly to Moscow, Russia, on October 21, Monday.
She will join other Miss Universe candidates for what is possibly the most prestigious of international beauty pageants, scheduled to take place on November 9.
Prior to this, a send-off press conference for Ariella was held at the Gloria Maris Hall at the Gateway Mall, Cubao, Quezon City, on October 17, Thursday.
Among Ariella's well-wishers during the send-off were her fellow Bb. Pilipinas 2013 winners, supporters, parents, and relatives.