Travel Blogs from Chicago, United States

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Plans for my unplanned travels, Chicago, United States travel blog

Plans for my unplanned travels

A travel blog entry by biruvia

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... 13 Black.August 29 - Sept 5:  Burning Man Festival 2011!!!  Finally gonna make a burn... Sept 5 - mid September-ish:  Chicago, USA.  Hug the nieces and nephews.  Sleep. mid-Sept - mid-Oct(??):  More of Europe.  Fly ...

the windy city!, Chicago, United States travel blog

the windy city!

A travel blog entry by vicky864

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So i'm here- only just nearly fell at the first hurdle at immigration the pig did not want to let me in... anyway i made it and everyone else is nice and friendly. Lins you'll be disappointed to know there was no cheese on the flight!! I didn't get ...

East meets Mid-West, Chicago, United States travel blog

East meets Mid-West

A travel blog entry by nodirectionhome

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After a successful move to the North West side of Chicago...Steve and Saul came out to visit.  A few pictures and an entry to come later.  Side note - I feel like I have lost a limb not having yet had Internet service at my new place.  If ...

Here We Go!!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Here We Go!!

A travel blog entry by mee2804viking

We are on our way....follow us along our ...

Cultured in Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Cultured in Chicago

A travel blog entry by jord-travers

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... Al Capone and company used to celebrate. A no talking while listening policy soon led us to B.L.U.E.S., another cultural hotspot of Chicago known for it's blues groove it delivered an entertaining atmosphere, leading me to start a dance party for the last ...

mmmm pizza, Chicago, United States travel blog

mmmm pizza

A travel blog entry by ste-earth

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I write this one as we wait for our flight to las vegas. Chicago is a really cool city. After the hellish over-night 12 hour train journey we finally arrived in the windy city (its called that for pollitical rather than weather reasons) at about 10 am ...

The Pot of Gold at the Beginning of the Rainbow, Chicago, United States travel blog

The Pot of Gold at the Beginning of the Rainbow

A travel blog entry by amy-mark

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Before setting of on our around the world journey, we had one very important event to attend - our wedding! It was even more beautiful and fun than we ever imagined. We were closely monitoring the weather all week as the predictions changed from sunny ...

New options, Chicago, United States travel blog

New options

A travel blog entry by ebmargit

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Hello everyone! Let me start out by saying that I'm not going anywhere.  =)  I am in Chicago in seminary, and it is going very well.  I am planning on visiting Costa Rica again in the next few months, probably at the end of the semester, ...

Love Affair with Everywhere: Packing...., Chicago, United States travel blog

Love Affair with Everywhere: Packing....

A travel blog entry by lifeasanomad

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... it's a 15 hour flight to Dubai, taking the tube to work in London or Millenium Park on Tuesdays in the summer in Chicago. I must say, when I was sitting on a bus in London reading Shantaram on my Kindle and the guy next to me was reading the same ...

I officially leave tomorrow!, Chicago, United States travel blog

I officially leave tomorrow!

A travel blog entry by aversc

It's midnight so I leave tomorrow! I officially have a small pile of things I have deemed necessary for a month long trip along with questions like how much conditioner do I really use in a month? Can I get by with three pairs of ...

More of the Mundane........, Chicago, United States travel blog

More of the Mundane........

A travel blog entry by tomsmidlife

... is soul searching so it's not all going in this blog!) Wednesday night I took Tim out for dinner as a 'thank you'- great meal, but Chicago prices! Cigarettes (yes, am still doing that) as much as $7.30 a pack, I got a diet coke for $2.75; at this ...

Planned Itinerary, Chicago, United States travel blog

Planned Itinerary

A travel blog entry by jessnallie

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 Planned Itinerary - Actual travel will be flexible as we find activities of interest at each location 1 - Mon Hotel AUCKLAND Native NZ Wildlife Encounter Kelly Tarlton Antarctic Encounter & Underwater World Sky Tower Sailing (coffee ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by jenk

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Back in Chicago to celebrate my birthday with ...

Downtownnnnn., Chicago, United States travel blog

Downtownnnnn.

A travel blog entry by roxyhart

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... food Saturday night (because apparently any Mexican restaurants in Australia are make-believe & 'generic'). Then explored downtown Chicago all of Sunday, which included looking up Marilyn Monroe's dress, shopping in stores far deeper than our ...

Hello Chicago!, Chicago, United States travel blog

Hello Chicago!

A travel blog entry by paigebink

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Safe and sound in Chicago! Weather looks good and no reported delays... LA here we come ...

Hanging around at my sister's apartment in Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Hanging around at my sister's apartment in Chicago

A travel blog entry by pckujawa

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... for three days, we had some great food, saw "Pan's Labyrinth" (a very artistic movie which I recommend), explored some of downtown Chicago, and attended an architecture competition and lecture at the Art Institute. Caz and Reagan's apartment is in a nice ...

Lethbridge to Calgary to Chicago to Munich, Chicago, United States travel blog

Lethbridge to Calgary to Chicago to Munich

A travel blog entry by gizenadoption

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... not much time to spare as we had to do the almost strip-down to get through US customs, just to change flights in Chicago. Landing in Chicago was a new experience for us as we had to do a fly around after the first attempt at landing; the pilot overshot ...

One stop along the way, Chicago, United States travel blog

One stop along the way

A travel blog entry by ntlockhart

One stop along the way to ...

Chicago and the City of New Orleans, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago and the City of New Orleans

A travel blog entry by 12thousand500

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... kind of low-ceiling airport type space—much like Penn Station, actually. * * * The City of New Orleans originates in Chicago, continues through Illinois and onto Memphis and New Orleans. It is, in many ways, a trip through the history of American ...

Take me out to the ball game, Chicago, United States travel blog

Take me out to the ball game

A travel blog entry by mattandjen

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... moment did cross my mind but I thought better of it.  When in Rome and all that. Quote of the trip so far... "The Chicago River and the water in it has improved massively over the past decades.  The EPA had previously deemed it Toxic but now it ...

Journey to Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Journey to Chicago

A travel blog entry by laurenmckowen

... ! Enjoyed  a few toots before boarding and the flight was just fine, no TV but food not too bad. Arrived in Chicago at 8pm, people have been friendly and helpful from the word go!! Found our hostel easily by using their underground system and thought ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by rohdin

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... ! J och J svettades naturligtvis också men på något konstigt sätt var det mig det rann om. Vi åkte mest ner till Chicago down town för att Jakob skulle få se stan, vi spankulerade först runt  bland skyskraporna, sedan på piren och till sist ...

Day 2 Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Day 2 Chicago

A travel blog entry by roddywyllie

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... . In the evening we went to the Rosebud on Rush for dinner, a great restaurant just off Michigan Ave. On the way back to the hotel Pauline accosted two Chicago PD Officers for a photo opportunity. The big Road Trip begins tomorrow!      ...

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to, uh, karaoke, Chicago, United States travel blog

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame to, uh, karaoke

A travel blog entry by climbing_pete

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... full service and I drank to their memory. Sleeping out under the stars was fantastic, good idea Yannic I believe... Next onto Chicago which was bloody fantastic. A lovely city that I'd highly recommend to anybody! We mixed up our time wandering about the ...

Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

Chicago

A travel blog entry by gpalecek

Journal: We went to the science and industry museum for dinner we went to hard rock cafe I had to edit the journal entries a little bit for spelling and grammar I was only ...

O'Hare Airport - Chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

O'Hare Airport - Chicago

A travel blog entry by matt_and_jules

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Chicago, our last taste of the west as we head off on the adventure of our lives. Hand in hand we headed bravely to the international terminal with huge grins: we were leaving the world behind and heading for outer space; from here on in the sky was the ...

chicago, Chicago, United States travel blog

chicago

A travel blog entry by johnplayer

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... ". We slept in a cool loft space on a bunch of couches, and the next day went straight to "the Mecca" of Chicago house music records: Gramaphone (2843 N. Clark Street). They have everything there, nearly the whole back catalogue of all these artists and ...

Love Affair with Everywhere--Reflections, Chicago, United States travel blog

Love Affair with Everywhere--Reflections

A travel blog entry by lifeasanomad

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... ;and not from the club lounge of a hotel or airport, today, I am writing from my home (well, my adopted 2nd home) in Chicago. It is a perfectly gloomy, well foggy, Saturday morning and I have nowhere I HAVE to be...just yet..and I'm loving it! I am ...

Leaving for Europe, Chicago, United States travel blog

Leaving for Europe

A travel blog entry by grasimps

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... and peacefulness of Indiana behind for London and all that Europe has to offer. Our plane takes off at 3:45 from O'hare in Chicago and continues to Heathrow in London with a layover in Montreal. Be sure to check your e-mail for updates! The Journey ...

Green Bay - Revisited, Chicago, United States travel blog

Green Bay - Revisited

A travel blog entry by hendrika

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... for sandwiches, Addie (Glenn and Cathy's mom, who also lives with them) and her niece Cathy, who visited for the weekend from Chicago, made a salad and a desert dish. So it all came together so easily. The guest list that evening: Jim and Mary - next ...

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