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One year after - revisited #169691
09/13/2018 10:55 AM
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Royersford, PA (30m NW of Phil...
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"It's a magic kind of medicine, that no doctor could prescribe." JB
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Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Biturbo] #169695
09/13/2018 11:23 AM
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Maryland, WMA
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Thank you for posting this.

Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Maranjo] #169704
09/13/2018 01:04 PM
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Royersford, PA (30m NW of Phil...
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You're welcome. Very well made video with both familiar and unfamiliar sights, and interesting interviews.


"It's a magic kind of medicine, that no doctor could prescribe." JB
Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Biturbo] #169733
09/14/2018 07:18 AM
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Rhode Island
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Thank you. This video has a good look at the re building of Grand Case Beach Club for those interested in that place.

Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Biturbo] #169734
09/14/2018 07:56 AM
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Central Florida!
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thanks for the link.


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Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Biturbo] #169735
09/14/2018 08:03 AM
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Clarksville, Maryland
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My husband and I were interviewed for this story when we were at Orient Bikini Beach late August. The camera-woman and reporter seemed especially interested in talking with us as we were frequent visitors before Irma and were now back post-Irma. Apparently we did not make the cut!

Anyway, thanks for the link. I thought it was a good report.

Re: One year after - revisited [Re: KarenandRick] #169736
09/14/2018 08:17 AM
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I actually don't remember seeing any tourists they talked to, only locals.


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Re: One year after - revisited [Re: Carol_Hill] #169737
09/14/2018 08:49 AM
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They talked to one tourist on the boardwalk in Phillipsburg in the video. Anyway, there were clips of different beaches, Bikini, Pinel, Grand Case etc. and the people who were there at the time, but you are right, I don't believe they aired any other conversations with tourists. If may have been a good idea to include some conversations as I know we had only positive things to say about our beloved SXM and the need for tourists to return was noted as a paramount step for recovery.

Re: One year after - revisited [Re: KarenandRick] #169739
09/14/2018 09:20 AM
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You're right, I forgot that. I think they were really going for a local's perspective, in general.


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