Chelsea Motor Inn

Address: 1275 Lee St, Des Plaines, Illinois, 60018-1512, United States | Hotel
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Travel Blogs from Des Plaines


A travel blog entry by eddemer on Apr 14, 2014

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... pizza. Call me shallow, call me crazy, but I love pizza and Chicago is like the pizza mecca. Each topping is a whole layer. Just think about that for a moment. It's so dense you don't eat it with your hands, you can't, so stop trying. Those Chicago town deep dish pizzas you get in the supermarket quite frankly are dog **** compared to the real deal. Two days running I had it from two different places and I'm not even sorry.

But there is so much more about Chicago ...

A long weekend? Off to Chicago!

A travel blog entry by tan13_ocanada on Nov 04, 2013

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... of the Mercantile Mart! Not a water main then, as had been originally suspected. The emergency crews that then converged on the scene attempted to plug a hole that was now over 6 metres wide with everything from truckloads of rocks to old mattresses. They tried lowering the Chicago River by opening and closing locks, but it was only stopped when a private company drilled shafts into the flooded tunnel near Kinzie street and plugged it. This drama all unfolded in 1992. All ...

Twin Anchors

A travel blog entry by chris_a on Sep 01, 2013

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... different sauces and either onion rings, baked potato, fries or house-made baked beans. The dessert menu was limited - cheesecake - but no one seemed to be finding room for anything other than their mains anyway. Outdoor tables had a sign advising patrons that, due to popular demand, there was a time limit of 90 minutes per table. We left Twin Anchors at about 8:00pm (well within our 90 minute limit) and walked back to town, parting ways at an intersection close to the hotel and the ...

New York - Winnetka (Chicago)

A travel blog entry by ben_marshall on Jul 27, 2013

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... don't let friends swim with tails"), and gets accidentally tricked out of marrying the daughter of the Sky-Chief by a stoner lizard (voice strangely resembling Dan Cerigo) because he's too busy playing his drum to announce that her never-before-heard name is Paduapaduamapensasa.

After I couldn't handle any more cute I carried on my journey to the AMNH via Belvedere castle, a vaguely east-asian watch tower surrounded by American robins, Cardinals and other birds, all ...

Time to head back home

A travel blog entry by bugsy.4271 on Jul 14, 2013

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... Phoenix at 1:30 pm mountain time and arrived at O'Hare International at 6:30 pm. I was back in my car just after 7 and arrived home in Ottawa just before 9 pm.

I had a great time doing this and hope you all enjoyed following along. Until next time... so long for now.

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