Find great value on US Airways flights from PHF to CLT when you book with CheapOair! Nicknamed as ‘Queen City’ in honor of Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Charlotte serenades vacationers and leisure hunters from all over the world. Situated in the southern part of the central North Carolina, Charlotte is the 17 th largest city in United States in terms of population. While in Charlotte, do check out the Afro-American Cultural Center. Located in the historic old church, it offers brilliant visual-arts exhibits and the film & performances in the outdoor amphitheatre. When it comes to performances trad jazz and poetry slams are enough to charm the audiences. Check out the Billy Graham Library, it is one of the most popular multimedia library that pays special tribute to pastor to the president Billy Graham, a charlotte native.