Meet Miss World 2011 Contestant - Turkey - Gizem KARACA

Miss World 2011 - Turkey - Gizem KARACA


Name : Gizem KARACA
Age : 19
Height : 170
Languages : Turkish & English


Currently a University student, Gizem has a dream of becoming a successful actress. Hobbies include: drawing, photography, tennis, cooking and Swimming. Gizem is very close to her parents as she is an only child. She describes herself as someone who always needs to be moving.


Tell us a little something about your Country ?

My country is simply paradise. We have all four seasons and it is unique in each and every season.

Future ambitions ?

Like every young woman, I hope to be successful and be able to look after myself. I want to be a good model, a good actress and a good mother.

Describe yourself

I am known for my smile. I love smiling. I always look on the bright side of whatever the problem is. I am hyperactive and despise sitting for hours. I am the type of person who needs to be moving all the time.

Personal Motto?

Laugh in the face of disaster.

Favourite food ?

My favourite food is spaghetti bolognese, doner, pide and French fries. I absolutely adore anything with mushrooms.

Favourite Music / Books ?

There is no particular thing I listen to but I can say I like instrumental, rock and roll, and relaxing types of music. My favourite book is ‘Hamlet’ by Shakespeare.

Do you have any pets?

Yes, I have a dog; she is a Labrador and 3 months old.

What is the proudest moment of your life or most memorable day?

My proudest day was when I got into a very good university in Turkey.

Special Talents ?

I am especially good at drawing and photography.

Any other interesting facts ?

I am open to anything. I love trying new things, I love to travel and discover new places. I love making new friends. Since we have moved so often, I guess I have no problem adapting to new things.

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