Explore the paths less traveled with Phyl, a solo traveler and adventurer
Built as a Savings and Loan in 1907, The B.C. Permanent Loan and Savings Company has taken on a new life as “The Permanent,” an event space and a setting for movies and TV productions.
Serving the freshest, most delicious sustainable seafood in San Francisco The Ferry Building Hog Island Oyster Company is housed in the historic landmark Ferry Building on The Embarcadero, a heavily trafficked street in San Francisco.
Phyl's Favorite Restaurants
While I was a student at Centro Interactivo de Espanol, I stayed with a family in Envigado (suburb of Medellin). My friend, Lucas Lucas, who was the Commercial Director of the School, was responsible for
Updated: 7/12/2019 Subsequent to the devastating earthquake that occurred in San Francisco in 1906, the neighborhood South of Market Street was an Industrial wasteland. Run-down warehouses, diverse industries and sweatshops had remained in derelict condition for
CIOPPINO. What is Cioppino? It is a rustic, tomato based, intensely flavorful fish stew synonymous with San Francisco, where it is said to have originated in the mid 1800’s at the time of the California
Posts from South America
History Cuenca is the third largest City in Ecuador, and the second to be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The other WHS site is the capitol city, Quito. There is much rivalry as to
Note: This Blog Post was first written on September 24th, 2013. The website Phylonthego.com was hacked and destroyed. Fortunately one of my friends had saved the original blogs written at that time and the article
The Backstory Going back in time to the tumultuous love affair of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton in the 1960’s. Casa Kimberly built above the historic Old Town of Puerto Vallarta was the love nest