Comfort Inn Downers Grove
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
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... was awful, caramel was okay but very sweet. My small taste cup was enough. It was described as sweet and savoury. Give me kettle corn any day.
Also heard about Frango mint chocolate found only at Macy's being originally a Marshall Fielding specialty from Chicago. It passed the taste test. It was so much better chocolate than Hershey's. have bought a couple of small bars to try different flavours.
... and suburbia to get to Chicago. What should have been an hour drive took about 2. We were knackered by the time we got to Brian's place.
Brian is another Airbnb find. He lives in a three bedroom place in Logan Square. The neighbourhood is beautiful. Victorian houses, tree lined streets and cute cafes, bars and restaurants. We meet Brian as we are going up the walkway and he shows us around. The house is gorgeous. Brian is some kind of artist and all the artwork in the ...
... way there. The Willis Tower (formerly known as Sears) is still the tallest building in America, 1,450 feet tall with 110 floors (putting that into perspective - 262 Michael Jordans tall). It held the record of tallest building in the world for 22 years until it was overtaken in 1998.
FUN FACT - On a clear day you can see 4 states - Illinois, Indiana, Michigan and Wisconsin.
The views from the 360° observation level on the 103rd floor were ...
... did. We wake to a new day in Chicago, and the sun is shining. We visit Cloud Gate, or what is locally known as the Bean for a photo opp, and then head to the 'Bongo Rooms' for some brunch. Now, it's been said many a time, by many people, that portion sizes in America are too generous and we must now reiterate this concern: so, so much food...good food, but so so much: so much and too much. We spend the day working off that brunch and undertaking some retail therapy ...
... are going to get deep dish in Chicago, it is recommended to call ahead and order it, as it can take upwards to 30-45 minutes. We got lucky and pre-ordered while we were waiting and didn't wait too much longer. Seemed very authenticate and really cheesy and saucy.
Took a cab back to Navy pier and enjoyed the Chicago skyline at night. Walked the pier and finally headed back to our hotel.