Holiday Inn Chicago Elk Grove
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That's right! Todays entry covers both the 4th and the 5th of January On the 4th I woke up in the LA Hacienda hotel at 12 (I stayed up late haha), packed up my things, and hopped on the bus to the LAX airport. Oh backtrack- I went to a mobile store before hand and got myself a prepaid mobile- my number is (1)3102275520 if you wanna call :) Got to …
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 **** weather. I have started to have a fear that I will leave here with things I wanted ...
... there is major boat traffic on the Chicago river. I wouldn't want to face off with any of those boats in a kayak anyway!
As soon as we got off the tour boat, BAM, there was a Weber grill Restaurant! It was fate! Ken was so excited he totally started salivating. So we sat on their outdoor patio and enjoyed delicious grilled fare. Yum. We fueled up for the rest of the day!
Next stop, Navy Pier. We hopped on the trolley and were there in a jiffy. ...
... the people - but it's a gorgeous area. A quick tour took us past thrift shops (Brown Elephant on North Clark, definitely worth a second visit!), bars, gay clothes shops (Andersonville is a well-known LGBT area) and restaurants (Touch of Heaven does a mean grilled cheese).
The Friday night was spent at Castle, a beautiful club downtown that actually does look like a castle on the outside! Inside is a maze of different levels, ...
... to us that we weren't expecting (when does that happen?!?). I had some of my amazing tenants donate money and my friends. I can't say enough about my awesome friends who showed up to the fundraisers (notice the "s") and just kept donating because they love us and loved what we were going to be doing. Needless to say, we raised or unexpectedly received all the funds needed and are leaving in 4 days. 4 days!!!! I'm not sure what I am looking forward to the most. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center