We had planned to visit Oak Park while we were in Chicago but as we had given in the rental car and we were not sure how easy it would be to get from the train station to
Lined by dramatic skyscrapers and one amazing upscale shopping opportunity after another, you’ll find this popular stretch of Michigan Avenue called “The Magnificent Mile” to be very aptly named.
Experience the magic of Chicago when you see it from the water, on a Chicago River or Lake Michigan boat tour. Feeling romantic? Try a beautiful sunset cruise around town.
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A swift 1000-foot-tall elevator hoists you to the top of the world-famous Hancock tower. Then dare to step up to the glass walls and enjoy a breathtaking 80-mile 360 view.
This area has changed and grown since the late eighties when I used to frequent it. It seems the North Pier shopping mall and the Navy Pier concert hall are one venue now
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We spent a very full –on day sight seeing in Springfield the sleepy state capital city of Illinois. We specifically added this city to our itinerary in order to explore
Okay I confess, it was me that was the massive squeezer, but I didn’t do it on purpose. I was just so excited that this talented artist was giving us a photo opportunity
Some people still refer to this area as Daniel Wright Woods because
Capt. Wright was the first white settler to call the woodlands bordering the Des Plaines River home.