Elena Castro Suarez is the new Miss Belgium

Elena Castro Suarez hails from Antwerp. She is 18 and of Spanish heritage! Elena succeeds Angeline Flor Pua as Belgium's most beautiful! 

19-year-old Elodie Duchesne from Spontin in Namur Province is first maid of honour, while 25-year-old Aline Elsermans, who also hails from the metropolis, was the next runner-up selected at a gala in Adinkerke on Saturday night.

It's the fourth time in five years that Miss Belgium comes from Antwerp.  Elena Castro Suarez is the sixth Miss Belgium in a row to hail from northern Belgium!