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by Phil Angelo

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 6

CHARLOTTE, NC - This time we passed it seven times, and the most we saw inline was 10. Barbara and I took advantage of...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 5

Charlotte, NC - LaConcha Hotel is a member of the Crowne Plaza family of Hotels. As such, they maintain a 4-star rating consistently. On...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 4

Charlotte, NC - Restaurants on Fort Lauderdale Beach beachfront. We were on the boardwalk and the city had posted signs all over about face...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 3

CHARLOTTE, NC - Barbara and I kept ours on the entire flight. The crew did come around with some refreshments for sale by credit...

Where in the World is Phil- August 2020, Part 2

CHARLOTTE, NC- Concord Airport; We found this small airport to be very efficient and pleasant. On arrival, we were second in line to check...

Where in the World is Phil, August 2020- Part 1

CHARLOTTE, NC - As you all are reading, travel is at level 0 from the USA. Some airlines have started to serve more domestic...

Where in the World is Phil- COVID, Part 7

CHARLOTTE, NC - Reduced deposits are a way of inducing purchases. C/ Travel Insurance Companies are providing wider choices in products, to allow travelers to...

Where in the World is Phil- COVID, Part 6

2/ Many countries like France and the UK have elected to continue to limit entrance to a low number of visitors, from select countries,...

Where in the World is Phil- COVID, Part 5

6/ Once again the S word, Sanitation. This will be the biggest visible change. There will be a constant cleaning and disinfecting of high...

Where in the World is Phil- COVID, Part 4

HOTELS The biggest change for folks staying at Hotels will be changed in food service and sanitation. All of the large Hotel Groups have already...

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