HYATT house Chicago/Schaumburg
Travel Blogs from Schaumburg
... nothing else matters. It's just another world once you enter those gates; the music so loud in the background, people handing out acid and X as you walk past them to get closer to the stage. The lights flashing while I ask for ten seconds on a guy's shoulders and fall guilty of taking and extra five minutes to get the full experience of Steve Angello throwing sounds of techno ...
We have a list of places to see - thank you Katie Hiti! We start at the Willis Tower Sky Deck, and an impressive history and view of the city and 4 surrounding states. The Ledge allows an amazing view of the area and we take lots of pictures. We then sport Giordino's Pizza across the road, and although we wanted to eat in Damen tonight we decided that Chicago's Best Deep Dish Pizza is not to be missed. A 40min wait for an amazing cheese and salami stuffed ...
... and despite set back's, Yosemite and surrounding districts would not be what it is today without his stubborn tenacity. A final quote from Muir really sums up his feelings for the area, 'It is by far the grandest of all special temples of nature I was ever permitted to enter.' California to this day still celebrate 'John Muir Day' each year on the 21st of April. In Yosemite there are 37 kinds of native trees, hundreds of wildflowers, 77 ...
... our way to Cloud Gate. I was really looking forward to seeing it, as it's a famous symbol of Chicago, and to our delight, it wasn't really busy in the late afternoon. Most pictures you see have hundreds of people milling around. Cloud Gate is by Anish Kapoor (the same guy who's doing the giant twisty red thing for the London Olympics) and it's also called 'the bean' because of how it looks. It actually looks like a blob of mercury, and distorts the reflection ...
... and I will glue his a** back together!! If he thinks he's not coming on another trip with me, he's completely mistaken!!
The 5 and a half hour drive back home went by pretty quick. I thought it was going to be the worst leg of the trip, since I was excited to get home, and it always seems like it takes longer when you are excited. But it did give me some time to gather my thoughts on this trip.
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool
- Fitness/Health center