‘Survivor VIP - Israel’ Hold Festive Night with PH Embassy
Philippine Ambassador to the State of Israel Macairog S. Alberto with the celebrity-contestants in the primetime reality show Survivor VIP (הישרדות). (Tel Aviv PE photo)
TEL AVIV, 26 November 2021 — The Philippine Embassy in Israel hosted fifteen celebrities from the primetime reality TV show in Israel “Survivor VIP” (הישרדות) currently being aired on Channel 13 on 23 November 2021.
Fifteen Israeli celebrities who are popular actors, actresses, models, and TV personalities in Israel, were interviewed by media and social media vloggers/influencers while wearing Filipiniana clothes and accessories.
The guests were served with all-time Filipino favorite dishes, including lumpiang shanghai, pansit bihon, bistek, lumpiang togue, and chicken adobo, and finished off with sapin-sapin, pichi-pichi, and puto. The cocktails featured exotic rhums of the Philippines - Tanduay and Don Papa, as well as homegrown liquors such as Ginebra gin, San Miguel beer, and Red Horse beer.
The celebrities remembered with fondness how they were captivated by the beauty of the island and the warmth of the Filipino people during their stay in Caramoan. They showed photos of their interactions with the local community and described the Filipino’s hospitality as the best part of their island experience.
Ambassador Macairog Alberto expressed his appreciation to the producers for choosing the Philippines as the location for the show, while noting the deep connection and bond between Filipinos and Israelis.
The 2021 VIP season was shot in the captivating island of Caramoan, and is being aired on Channel 13. The series was also filmed in Caramoan in 2010, 2018, and 2019.
The event was made possible through the coordination of Mr. Golan Yossifon, Philippine Department of Tourism Market Representative to Israel since 2019. END
Ambassador Alberto welcomes the Israeli celebrity-contestants of Survivor VIP (הישרדות), media and social media influencers. (Tel Aviv PE photo)
The Survivor VIP (הישרדות) celebrities re-enacting their island experience in Caramoan. (Tel Aviv PE photo)
The Survivor VIP (הישרדות) celebrities enjoying their reunion at the Embassy event. (Tel Aviv PE photo)