Travel Blogs from Chicago, United States

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Star Alliance Gold, Chicago, United States travel blog

Star Alliance Gold

A travel blog entry by ditchthecube

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... to buy something to read on the ride over or else I might go nuts looking for something to do. I sat next to a Canadian hippie on the ride from Chicago to Montreal over. I don't think he spoke very much English, but he said 'thank you' after using my ...

San Soo Gab San!, Chicago, United States travel blog

San Soo Gab San!

A travel blog entry by nodirectionhome

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Being super lazy again and only adding pictures for now.  Will update with an entry sooner or ...

Gimme two slices of Chicago., Chicago, United States travel blog

Gimme two slices of Chicago.

A travel blog entry by mercro1983

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... us to our hotel on the Magnificent Mile. We were staying at the Congress Plaza Hotel. It was a nice hotel and showcased the Chicago architectural style. After freshening up, we took a walk in Millenium Park across the road. We saw "The Bean" (actually ...

Closing Ceremonies, Chicago, United States travel blog

Closing Ceremonies

A travel blog entry by tomsmidlife

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... This is a line of porta potties owned by an acquaintance of mine- I used one! Clean, nice, rent from them if you are in Chicago! Hi Jill! We tried to get a drink, but all the bars in Boystown were filled to overflowing so went back to Tim's for a ...

Forget wind, this is a heat wave, Chicago, United States travel blog

Forget wind, this is a heat wave

A travel blog entry by vagrant_reality

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... creatures including the typical favourites such as the Polarbear. I continued along the boardwalk for quite a while and realised that Chicago really needs more drinking fountains when I ran out of water and found it difficult to fill up. Suddenly I ...

Not a travel post..., Chicago, United States travel blog

Not a travel post...

A travel blog entry by lifeasanomad

A new year is well underway, and while I should have written this weeks ago, it is kind of nice to be writing it now, three weeks later, when I have had time to evaluate and am still fully certain of my so called resolutions.  I don't believe in ...

Meeting people is easy!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Meeting people is easy!

A travel blog entry by cathyw

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Meeting People is easy! Sorry to leave the Ellis' i began my cross country epic train ride leaving a blizzard behind in Boston. In snow even a mundane landscape becomes spectacular. I rushed past bald backs of cites and bleached towns in ...

It's all over except cleaning up!, Woodridge / Chicago, United States travel blog

It's all over except cleaning up!

A travel blog entry by lafalot

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Well, the first stop on the SunGard US tour is over. The last day was busy and you could tell people were tired. Poor Dave, poor, poor Dave. I helped him with his DMS lab. Well, I am not sure if help is the correct word to use. I basically just ...

Back home, Chicago, United States travel blog

Back home

A travel blog entry by leighhansen

... routine (minus the curfews and hidden bottles of alcohol) which just adds to the blast from the past effect of being in Chicago. I'll create a real entry tomorrow once I master the innerworkings of this site, and more importantly coax- i.e. bribe- my ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by greendolphin

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Gearing up and ready to go, Chicago, United States travel blog

Gearing up and ready to go

A travel blog entry by newearth11

... to leave in less then two weeks. For those that don't know, Bridget and I are law students at John Marshall Law, here in Chicago. We have decided to take a law class in Parma, Italy as one of our summer classes. I have been asked by several ...

Chi-Town, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chi-Town

A travel blog entry by augiejhu

4pm local, Tuesday, December 11, Central Standard Time: We landed a few minutes later than scheduled at Chicago O'Hare, and we had a relatively short period of time before our connection to Harrisburg.  First, we had to collect all of our ...

The next chapter..., Chicago, United States travel blog

The next chapter...

A travel blog entry by jeneggener

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... I leave for Florida to visit my parents, brother, sister-in-law, and 2 year old nephew (woohoo!).  Then I'm back in Chicago for a couple of days then I'm off to Indonesia!!    Why Indonesia?   They have strong culture and ...

Greetings from chicago il saturday - what a ..., Chicago, United States travel blog

Greetings from chicago il saturday - what a ...

A travel blog entry by jenn_and_dave

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... Jenn's father as a birthday gift. We could picture him eating it with his friends and family on his birthday and everyone enjoying Chicago pizza in Florida. It turned out that he decided to save them all for himself. Things may not have occurred as we ...

Saint Patrick's day in Chi-Town, Chicago, United States travel blog

Saint Patrick's day in Chi-Town

A travel blog entry by jacobjgeorge

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Growing up near Chicago, I had been there many times before but this day was absolutely perfect thanks to some Irish luck.  It was also the last time I got to visit the Sear's Tower before it became the Willis Tower. Of course there's plenty to do in ...

Still at home, packing, Chicago, United States travel blog

Still at home, packing

A travel blog entry by roaming_gnome

Okay, I'm really starting to get nervous now.  There's less than a week left and I don't know how I'm going to get everything done.  I still have to do a bunch of laundry, figure out what I'm going to pack, LEARN GERMAN so that I can talk to ...

Made it back... for a bit., Chicago, United States travel blog

Made it back... for a bit.

A travel blog entry by aporter

... home would be easy and fun, but for me it was more like hectic and thrilling. For in the ten days I would spend in the United States I had some of my most intense travel yet. I rushed around six different cities in two states, saw dozens of family and ...

The Victory Lap, Real Life, and Other Thoughts., Chicago, United States travel blog

The Victory Lap, Real Life, and Other Thoughts.

A travel blog entry by natecropp

... seem pretty superfluous after living out of a backpack. I got a job as a contract recruiter working for a big bank in Chicago. As I walked through the door into an office building with beige walls, beige carpet, and a dirty yellow dropped ceiling I ...

BB king and the half naked belgium lady, Chicago, United States travel blog

BB king and the half naked belgium lady

A travel blog entry by vicky864

... awesome!! It's been a cool week, there was even a amssive storm which was not so cool as i was in the only place in chicago that had no shelter and i ended up pooling water around my feet in the lift from my trousers which were shrink wrapping around ...

Late as usual, Chicago, United States travel blog

Late as usual

A travel blog entry by amybing

"Um, I'm sorry ma'am, that's flights already closed." "What? No! I'm getting on that flight, I can make it, I have no luggage and I'm a really fast runner! Now give me my boarding pass!!!" That's never a good way to start off an internationl flight, ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by jenk

Catching my first flight of the ...

Dinner at CharlieTrotter's, Chicago, United States travel blog

Dinner at CharlieTrotter's

A travel blog entry by jeffandmarie

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... of a World Series win by Chicago would have been enough, but we could be in error. Jeff did get bullish on Chicago insisting on riding the bronze bull across from Millennium Park! Actually, Jeff was displaying his enthusiasm for tonight's dinner at ...

To Chicago and beyond (Do Chicago i napred), Chicago, United States travel blog

To Chicago and beyond (Do Chicago i napred)

A travel blog entry by tishobj

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Some pics from ...

Dreaming of San Miguel, Chicago, United States travel blog

Dreaming of San Miguel

A travel blog entry by ladydi

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While it has warmed up above freezing here in Chicago, it is pushing 90 in the daytime in San Miguel de Allende, which is warm for this time of year, but we are so ready. I am uploading some more pix from our trip last year just in case I have trouble ...

Saying Goodbye.., Chicago, United States travel blog

Saying Goodbye..

A travel blog entry by natecropp

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... our impending adventure, we are a little bit sad at the same time knowing that we will be missing out on your lives, and that the Chicago that we come back to, will be different than the one we left. Thanks again for a great night and thanks for being our ...

Chicago to Frankfurt, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago to Frankfurt

A travel blog entry by wareameye

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... whole way (and tried my best to look the part with my shirt untucked and rumpled and my hair all tousled). I cashed in all my United Frequent Flyer miles (160,000) and got a first class ticket to India on Lufthansa, via Frankfurt. I was on an Airbus 330 ...

O'Hare Airport, Chicago, United States travel blog

O'Hare Airport

A travel blog entry by penns

We are flying from O'Hare to Philadelphia and then on to Frankfurt, ...

8 Mile, Chicago, United States travel blog

8 Mile

A travel blog entry by benperry

... you've tried a deep dish Chicago pizza complete with a pound of tomatoes and cheese... and then they add the toppings. From Chicago we face some dauntingly vast drives across the plains of the Mid West then on to conquer the Rockies.  See you on ...

Day-1: Flight, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day-1: Flight

A travel blog entry by vicda

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Well, the trip begins today. I'm sitting at the Airport waiting for my flight to get here. Its currently stuck in Huston. (kind of strange for an Air India Flight) Some type of Snow storm there. While waiting, I played a mean game of ...

Finally..., Chicago, United States travel blog

Finally...

A travel blog entry by newearth11

... so ready for warm weather, since it seems like as soon as we get a nice day, we can expect about 5 cold days here in Chicago. So, David and I spent the day getting some last minute purchases out of the way. I got the ugliest picture taken since the ...

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