Travel Blogs from Chicago, United States

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Chicago. Just the airport., Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago. Just the airport.

A travel blog entry by racinghippo

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... hiked the 20 miles to the gate, the plane was boarding. So 2 hours is about the minimum feasible time for a connection at Chicago! We were rather surprised to see that we had the same pilot on this flight:   As we passed the cockpit, ...

5 days and counting..., Chicago, United States travel blog

5 days and counting...

A travel blog entry by awehrbar

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It's my last day of work for the next 3 months, although I think I checked out on Monday.  It still hasn't sunk in that I will be in Thailand in one week--by myself!  I must admit that I am a little apprehensive about travelling alone, but I ...

Chic Chicago., Chicago, United States travel blog

Chic Chicago.

A travel blog entry by john.boyd.123

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... and I then go on an architectural tour of the city the next day (with raging hang overs), tour is actually quite fascinating, Chicago is a hodge podge of various building types that are all spectacular in their own way, I take a ridiculous amount of ...

Baby, It's Cold Outside., Chicago, United States travel blog

Baby, It's Cold Outside.

A travel blog entry by roxyhart

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Do you remember the night I told you I’ve never seen anything more perfect than than snow falling in the glow of a street light, Electricity bowing to nature Mind bowing to heartbeat 'This is gonna hurt' bowing to 'I love you'. If I thought how I ...

Made it to Chicago, but......, Chicago, United States travel blog

Made it to Chicago, but......

A travel blog entry by gwhite142

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We made it to Chicago..... it was Diane's first experience on an Embraer Regional Jet and she was less than impressed with the less than spacious cabin! :-)  For those who have never been on one, Diane slammed her head on roof of the cabin when ...

Chicago town, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago town

A travel blog entry by danandlawontour

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Upon arriving in Chicago it was fairly natural that one of the first things I did was get a traditional deep dish Chicago pizza, before a night recuperating and appreciating an actual bed.   The following day was very long as we walked for over ...

Guthrie's Tavern, Chicago, United States travel blog

Guthrie's Tavern

A travel blog entry by nodirectionhome

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Guthrie's Tavern is the kind of place that defines Chicago.  In every way and shape, Guthrie's embodies how I see this city.  Laid back. Intriguing. Warm. Friendly and fun.  The bar has good character as well as a good beer selection. ...

Day 9 - Leaving for ChiTown!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 9 - Leaving for ChiTown!

A travel blog entry by nikolich

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Today was the day that me and Mary would be leaving Munich to go back to our good old home town of CHICAGO!!!! Yay, I'm so excited to be seeing all of my family and friends, I miss them so much!!! We went down to have some breakfast after making sure we ...

Day 10 - HOME!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 10 - HOME!

A travel blog entry by nikolich

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Today I said goodbye to Mary and watched her take off with her family. Shortly after that I found myself being greeted with so much love from my family. I went home, talked about my trip, gave out souveniers, did my homework because school starts soon, ...

The Southwest Chief, Chicago, United States travel blog

The Southwest Chief

A travel blog entry by woodsideamerica

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... briefly at a Starbucks right outside of Union Station. We also had lunch at some Irish Pub (Dylan's?). Irish pubs in Chicago...silly. Nick really liked the spaghetti. --Celeste P.S. We both really need showers. We did, however, change our shirts ...

Great Lakes Country, Chicago, United States travel blog

Great Lakes Country

A travel blog entry by badefamily

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... went by Barak Obama's house '- with the secret service outside, and the first Frank Lloyd Wright house. Stopped in the University of Chicago campus and went into the church there - the Rockefeller Chapel. It has the biggest Carillion in US. All the way ...

Chicago Marathon, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago Marathon

A travel blog entry by tjhart258

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... for trucks (60) and cars (70) makes for a frustrating drive. So finally - after more freakin' road construction - we got into Chicago at about 2:30. Well actually, as Jesse and I were unaware, it was really 1:30. For some reason neither of us expected a ...

Night out with the buds-Chicago Style, Chicago, United States travel blog

Night out with the buds-Chicago Style

A travel blog entry by kiteboarder

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... was told about "Kelly" ron and tom's new BFF however we had never met. Glad we did as she is the ambassador to Chicago, stunning Italian with some Native blood running like fire through her veins. And yes kids her blood runs thick, as gold. The ...

Here we go!!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Here we go!!

A travel blog entry by lori_aaron_trip

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It's finally here. And we are ready. What a hectic last couple of days but, with God's help, everything is done and we are ready to head for the airport. Thanks to all who are praying. We'll keep this updated as much as we can so you know where we ...

The journey Begins, Chicago IL, United States travel blog

The journey Begins

A travel blog entry by ronandbarb

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... arrived at the Quality in about 7:20 pm; Bev, Mac, & Barbara arrived about 10 minutes later and we drove to the Old Chicago Restaurant down the road for supper. Had a good time and good food Got dropped back off at the hotel about 9:30 and organized ...

Grand Finale, Chicago, United States travel blog

Grand Finale

A travel blog entry by diandkevworld

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... can take it out of you so a quick stop home and then out to a highly recommend Thai restaurant before hitting one of Chicago's oldest blues bars, The Kingston Mines. We had a fantastic night and eventually stumbled home at around 3am...we had to go out ...

Back to IU, Chicago, United States travel blog

Back to IU

A travel blog entry by jacobjgeorge

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I went back to Indiana University for another semester. And if you're wondering why I used Chicago for my location, it's because I want the lines between the U.S. and the rest of the world to have a central hub. If you don't like it, too bad I use O'Hare ...

Chaotic Conditions In Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chaotic Conditions In Chicago

A travel blog entry by bambi

... longest ever. And the weather conditions didn't exactly make it any better. My flight had gotten a bit delayed before arriving in Chicago, but I knew I still had plenty of time before my next flight. It snowed heavily as we landed safely on the runway, ...

One more day, Chicago, United States travel blog

One more day

A travel blog entry by dferraro85

So this is my last day in the US for a year! It's really strange actually. I really love Chicago! I wish I could see my family before I leave. I'm going to spend some of the day in the city, I really have to do laundry and pack but.... it hasn't really ...

Arrive in Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Arrive in Chicago

A travel blog entry by papayaprincess

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Alrighty I arrived in Chicago and it was fairly uneventful prepped for a VERY long flight to ...

The Windy City, Chicago, United States travel blog

The Windy City

A travel blog entry by jutors

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... city in Norway, our expectations were quite high. We got slightly dissappointed though, the wind wasn't much to brag about! The city Chicago on the other hand, was great! We had no idea what to expect, and found everything to be a pleasant surprise. ...

The Windy City, Chicago, United States travel blog

The Windy City

A travel blog entry by clairechris2008

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... the beach area on the lake where we took a relaxing walk and watched walkers, cyclists and fitness enthusiasts doing their thing. Chicago is definitely an American city that sits apart from the rest and has many assets that make it a pleasant, ...

Ready, Set,, Go, Chicago, United States travel blog

Ready, Set,, Go

A travel blog entry by lakeyanna

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Dear Diary.           Today is March 15th and I am going on my trip to Rome. I started off with $5,500 (not that much money but I have to manage). I bought my plane tickets from Northwest Airlines ...

Day 1 Wednesday 21 July 2010, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 1 Wednesday 21 July 2010

A travel blog entry by laurenmckowen

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... , orange juice, bagels, toast, cream cheese, jams and oranges. We started off the day by going for a walk along the Lake, Chicago is just such a beautiful place, a city on the water, just stunning. We then set off the a baseball game which started at ...

Day one, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day one

A travel blog entry by cynthia110

Here we are sitting in Chicago waiting to board our plane to Hong Kong. The first leg on this adventure was not without drama. We started out in front of a kiosk which totally baffled two intelligent people until an attendant showed us we were trying to ...

Sweet Home, Chicago!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Sweet Home, Chicago!

A travel blog entry by ruizespieces

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... in the jungle a few days ago?  isn't this the middle of april?  what's going on here? after a wonderful meal at chicago joe's, one that was actually full of flavor, we arrived home.  mom and dad had come over and set the furniture back ...

Home, Chicago, United States travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by fridaperone

"You know that point in your life where you realise the house you grew up in isn't relly your home anymore? All the sudden even though you have a place to keep you sh*t that ideal home is gone... Like feeling homesick for a place that doesn't even ...

Human Beings, Chicago, United States travel blog

Human Beings

A travel blog entry by fridaperone

"We are not human beings having a spiritual exerience.  We are spiritual beings having a human exerience.' - Since I am in Chicago, I might as well give the Oprah show some love. ...

wait...where am I???, Chicago, United States travel blog

wait...where am I???

A travel blog entry by annasmith

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sigh.  you know that feeling after a really great trip, you just don't want to let it go.  The end of the trip was a whirlwind of travel and planerides, yuck...but 4 more stamps on my passport, yes!  (got a little competition going ...

Chicago - Day 2, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago - Day 2

A travel blog entry by travelledkiwi

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... from up high I went and looked at the city on the ground starting with Michigan Avenue which is the main Street in Chicago. After walking into Nike-town I visited a few other Chicago shops and then visited Michael Jordan's Restaurant bought a few things ...

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