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Megan, Gazini, and Marc Show Us Why ‘My Hometown Is G.O.A.T.’

The stars give us the guided tour!

Before your favorite Filipino celebrities were celebrities, they were just like you and me—ordinary folks dreaming big dreams in their humble hometowns.

This new series will show you how far they’ve come—literally and figuratively. Premiering on November 4 at 8:30 pm and every Thursday and Friday thereafter on AXN Asia, My Hometown Is G.O.A.T. (The Greatest Of All Time) has beauty queens (Miss World 2013 Megan Young and 2019 Miss Universe Philippines Gazini Ganados) and basketball players (Marc Pingris with fellow cagers JC Intal, Jayjay Helterbrand, and Rico Maierhofer) giving us the guided tours to the places where they grew up. Developed in collaboration with the Philippines’s Department of Tourism, My Hometown Is G.O.A.T. will also educate audiences on the smart and safe ways to travel during a pandemic. (Read: ‘More Fun Awaits’ Travellers To PH Destinations- DOT)

Is it really more fun in the Philippines? See for yourselves in these celebrity hometown destinations:

My Hometown Is G.O.A.T.: Zambales

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Photo from AXN Asia YouTube

Born in Alexandria, Virginia, USA, Megan Young moved with her family to Castillejos, Zambales, when she was 10, then spent her growing up years in Subic Bay Freeport Zone. Fans will see her, her husband Mikael Daez, and their cute pup Soba thriving in the great outdoors in a road-and-food-trip episode that includes stopovers to nearby Pampanga and Tarlac. (Read: Five Awesome, Fun-filled Places to Visit in Baguio)

My Hometown Is G.O.A.T.: Zamboanga del Norte

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Photo from AXN Asia YouTube

For the Dapitan-born Gazini, Zamboanga offers endless opportunities to commune with nature from the land, sea, and sky. Join the 2019 Miss Universe Philippine representative as she embarks on an Eat, Pray, Love-inspired adventure down South.

My Hometown Is G.O.A.T.: Pangasinan

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Photo from AXN Asia YouTube

Taking to the road on motorcycles with his fellow basketball players and PBA Moto Cross buddies, Marc leads us to discover the hometown charms of his native Pozzorubio. See the neighborhood court where he played ball, drool over delicious home-cooked Ilokano dishes, and marvel at the craftsmanship of sword makers whose products have been featured in Hollywood movies! (Read: Let these three Pinoys inspire you to live out your purpose—despite the odds!)

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