Contestants jam along with children performers at Meninos do Morumbi.
The ladies enjoy some relaxation alongside the pool in their Catalina swimwear.
A contestant prepares to look picture perfect thanks to our incredible Kryolan make-up artists backstage!
Contestants spice things up in the kitchen while trying out new recipes.
These beauties are working together to perfect a recipe.
Miss Universe Bolivia 2011, Olivia Pinheiro, poses for a quick photo while soaking up the sun in Sao Paulo.
This contestant takes a quick moment to lay back and appreciate Brazil’s beauty.
Not even a little rain can keep these ladies from having a good time!
The Jockey Club welcomes the contestants for an afternoon at the race track!
Miss Universe Czech Republic 2011 writes ‘Miss Universe’ in the sand!
All 89 contestants practice their samba moves!
Miss Universe Serbia 2011, Anja Saranovic, poses with a race car at GT Brasil Raceway.
Several contestants pose for a quick photo while dancing and singing in the sunshine!
Miss Universe Great Britain 2011, Chloe-Beth Morgan, smiles with local Brazilian children at the National Gift Auction with Mercy Alliance.
Miss Universe Jamaica 2011, Shakira Martin, shows off incredible graffiti art.
The contestants gear up and explore Brazil on wheels!
Behind the scenes, the contestants become great friends to support one another!
Miss Universe Venezuela 2011, Vanessa Goncalves, plays with a child before his reconstructive surgery.
Contestants enjoy shopping at Oscar Freire.
The fabulous Farouk Systems hairstylists preps Miss USA 2011, Alyssa Campanella, for the competition!
Miss Universe China 2011, Luo Zilin, checks out images of her photoshoot.
CHI hairstylists are always making sure the contestants look their best.
Contestants team up and celebrate a win on the soccer field!
Contestants challenge each other on the field.
Miss Universe Serbia 2011, Anja Saranovic, greets her horse before hitting the trails.
Contestants take time to relax and enjoy one another’s company.
Contestants take time to capture memories as they tour Brazil.
Competition heats up as contestants try a soccer game.
The contestants watch a special performance by children at Meninos do Morumbi.
Miss Universe British Virgin Islands 2011 and Miss Universe Aruba 2011 pose together!
The contestants take time to share photos together.
Miss Universe Angola 2011, Leila Lopes, stops for an interview during dinner.
The contestants pick up some treats at the local market.
Contestants share a universal sign of peace.