Travel Blogs from Chicago, United States

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Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by haensi

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... Club eingeladen worden - freier Eintritt und freie Getränke. Das Angebot haben wir natürlich gern angenommen. Die Downtown in Chicago ist echt eine ganze Nummer größer als in den Städten die wir bisher gesehen haben - Wolkenkratzer soweit das ...

Breezing Through the Windy City, Chicago, United States travel blog

Breezing Through the Windy City

A travel blog entry by jayefs

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... After learning that I-pass and ezpass are interchangeable, we coasted into Chi-town. The first traffic to speak of was encountered in Chicago just before our destination for the next few hours: US Cellular Field. We saw the White Sox host the Kansas City ...

Go Jerry, Go Jerry..., Chicago, United States travel blog

Go Jerry, Go Jerry...

A travel blog entry by thegores

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... , we seem to have brought the snow with us from Vancouver so it's been warmer than usual for this time of year in Chicago - this time last year it was -12 degrees celcius.  Brrrrr....   United Airlines gave us some money to buy some new ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by speedmaster

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... auf Chicagos elegante Skyline entlohnt für die Strapazen. Wir haben uns am Vormittag für eine Bootstour auf dem Chicago River entschieden. Eine weise Entscheidung. Vom Wasser aus bekommt man schnell eine Idee, warum Chicago in einem Atemzug ...

on the way home, Chicago, United States travel blog

on the way home

A travel blog entry by chrisl34

As expected Chicago was literally a sprint through the airport terminals and then just in time to board our next flight.  It was quick thinking to grab a slice of pizza as we boarded as there was no food on the next flight and we had no US money on ...

We didn't go to Moscow this time!, Chicago, United States travel blog

We didn't go to Moscow this time!

A travel blog entry by ssfahring

... - cross stitch.  That was on the way to see Scott, though. We left DC by 18 hour train to head up to Chicago.  We figured it was much less stressful than yet another stop over and we just plain missed the trains in China.  We were ...

Stop #49, Chicago, United States travel blog

Stop #49

A travel blog entry by kleonard_22

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... thought we should try to experience the effects "first-hand". We just so happened to have a few MPCS alumni who attend Wheaten College in Chicago who were willing to help us:) We first talked to Andrew. He was so kind to take the time to talk with us; he ...

Carb loading for the next 12-hour marathon, Chicago, United States travel blog

Carb loading for the next 12-hour marathon

A travel blog entry by moxiejo

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We made it to Chicago and found our way to the appropriate terminal-- which took another hour for us to get to. Here's the thing: nothing against families that travel-- I'm all for that. in fact, I think it's great. But one very important lesson we ...

Waiting to go, Chicago, United States travel blog

Waiting to go

A travel blog entry by pagelsineurope

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... Falls at a little after 8:00 p.m. - slightly off our target of 6:30, but then again there was no real hurry to get to Chicago.  We dropped off a car at Brian's Mom's house in West Allis for Gareth and then headed to the East side to drop Sam (our dog) ...

The hostel from hell..., Chicago, United States travel blog

The hostel from hell...

A travel blog entry by lisartw

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... have been another sign. Still, we headed out (best thing really!) and headed to Grant Park to rent some bikes and explore Chicago. However, I, for some reason, lack of sleep I like to think, decided to wear a skirt and a frilly cool summer shirt, great ...

Last Night at Home, Chicago, United States travel blog

Last Night at Home

A travel blog entry by annettekulle

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I know I keep promising this is the last test, but there is something wrong at my end. So, I'm trying a whole new blog. ...

Auckland, LA, Chicago - The Long Day, Chicago, United States travel blog

Auckland, LA, Chicago - The Long Day

A travel blog entry by tangerine9

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... an hour to go of our flight we started to experience extreme turbulence which the pilot calmly put down to rainfall over the Chicago area however upon hearing the voice of the air hostess I sensed fear and my own fear wasn’t eased anymore when I ...

Goin' Home, Chicago, United States travel blog

Goin' Home

A travel blog entry by shimomura

2

... to the airport, and at around 3:30 I had my $875 (583.33 euro) flight. I slept and drew on the plane and I got back to Chicago around 9:00 the next day. I made my way home and layed around the house with my dog. I guess my homework's not getting done, and ...

Train Ride, Chicago, United States travel blog

Train Ride

A travel blog entry by americanpoet

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... months. It's nice to have a completely different agenda. It's exciting.  I'm sure that I'll miss my agenda and all my chicago responsibilities in about a month, but they'll be back soon. And besides, my responsibility now is this journey. And the goal ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by bluegb

homeward ...

Chicago sum up, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago sum up

A travel blog entry by acfnoel

... signs to the buses, you get the sense that if there exists something called the "spirit of America" you can find it in Chicago. This spirit is obviously hard to pin doen for a foreigner but I think it is energy and being proactive. The needs and ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by acfnoel

... onto you where ever you are and always manages to find its way onto your face and then down your jumper. But weather aside Chicago is an extraordinary place. The train from the airport into town is right next to the main road so if travelling thisa ...

Day 5 - The Bean, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 5 - The Bean

A travel blog entry by cindytaylor

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The day started out as overcast but the sun eventually won out. The weather was still mild so jeans and a t-shirt it was today. Being a Sunday most things are closed downtown so I decided to head out and discover without the hoards of people that crowd ...

At The O'hare Airport, Chicago, United States travel blog

At The O'hare Airport

A travel blog entry by rockinargentina

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An hour ago I was in my 8th period class. Listening to my teacher saying blah blah blah. Normally I listen but since today I was taking a trip to Cordoba, Argentina. I was sitting in my desk and finally the bell rung. I was running out of the ...

Weddings in Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Weddings in Chicago

A travel blog entry by missionsgirl

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The week of weddings more to come ...

Day 13 - Wet and Wild, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 13 - Wet and Wild

A travel blog entry by cindytaylor

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So today's title is pretty self explanatory, it was wet and it made me wild (and not in a good way). Gloomy, wet and coldish. What is up with this weather? A few weeks ago I was getting nervous about the high temperatures and the reality is crap weather. ...

Welcome to Paradise (apart from cheese saga), Chicago, United States travel blog

Welcome to Paradise (apart from cheese saga)

A travel blog entry by jackregan

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... and the Billy Goat Tavern, a superb underground bar which has become the favourite haunt of the writers from the nearby Chicago Tribune newspaper office. Old newspaper articles about the bar were plastered all over its walls along with pictures of some ...

Leaving on a jet plane!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Leaving on a jet plane!

A travel blog entry by lmcgarthwaite

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... airport. Apparently the Italians don't k ow of this drink, and I had been without one for 2 weeks! Our flight back to Chicago was delayed, but pretty uneventful, just some minor turbulence. Carl's family picked us up, and we were off to his house for ...

In Japan, Chicago, United States travel blog

In Japan

A travel blog entry by kayluhhh420

Well as of right now, I'm in Japan. The flight was too long. I was pretty uncomfortable. Just sitting there for almost 2 days in a plane. But who cares. I'm in the place where I want to be. And it's here. But I'm going to check into my room. The bus ...

End of the road - Heading to Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

End of the road - Heading to Chicago

A travel blog entry by minimott

... course was to add 10mins. to the 2 hr. flight, but we arrived 2 mins. before our originally planned arrival. When I got to Chicago - O'Hare International, I found my gate to be in the F Concourse (only a couple of gates down from the gate I went out for ...

Almost there..., Chicago, United States travel blog

Almost there...

A travel blog entry by lmcgarthwaite

I've made it to Chicago! My flight out here was delayed a bit thanks to the rain/lightning yesterday..but I knew that was likely after checking my My-Cast app...I love weather apps! Got to sleep in a bit this morning, but the real test will come later ...

Michigan, Indiana, Illinois, Chicago, United States travel blog

Michigan, Indiana, Illinois

A travel blog entry by keeleyhope

... also met Shawnee's boyfriend's five-year-old daughter, Anais. Shawnee was cooking dinner and we talked about her birthing experience and life in Chicago. She likes the big city but the water is bad. (She boiled water for me and put it in the fridge.) Iggy ...

Chicago Day 2 - A letter from America, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago Day 2 - A letter from America

A travel blog entry by tangerine9

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... further along North Lake Shore Drive we came across another beach which was also full. It was becoming increasingly apparent that Chicago was a city that had a lot more to offer than originally met the eye. As we walked along North Lake Shore Drive for ...

Checking in at O'Hare, Chicago, United States travel blog

Checking in at O'Hare

A travel blog entry by lccmissions

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Checking in our luggage at O'Hare was a bit crazy. TSA gave Ben a hard time regarding his luggage (see pic). They asked if it was his sister's! ...

Surgeon's museum and wet kids, Chicago, United States travel blog

Surgeon's museum and wet kids

A travel blog entry by maria_chikita

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