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... Trade Center. And the Trump tower is the third tallest in the country.
Jonty had a surprise arranged for us in the evening. But first we were going to see a guy called Nik Wallenda walk along a tightrope across the river between two sky scrapers in the city. We were pretty lucky to be around when this was happening as it was 5 mins walk from Jonty's apartment and a once in a lifetime opportunity to watch something like that. It was crazy, ...
... has a remarkable history of its own, too complex to be included in this blog, but well worth a little research if anyone is interested.)
Then we headed over to famous Navy Pier.This 3,300 ft long pier was built in 1916 and was named in honour of the American Navy and Merchant Marine who paid for their share in the WW1 victory with their lives. It is one of the most visited sites in the midwestern U.S. and is Chicago's ...
So, the blog site weaves photos into each entry, and since I have no pictures of this day, I decided to do something that a lot of movies do at the end - throw in some out-takes and bloopers. These will have nothing to do with anything in this entry. Most are my learning how to take selfies (it took a while). Enjoy :)
I left the hotel this morning before sunrise - it was a quick taxi to the airport. I took out the 2 ...
... topped with a pizza like sauce, cheese, Parmesan and Basil Pesto really really nice. Then I had the Halibut fish and John had the Rib Eye which was huge but looked goo he said it was tasty as well. At the end of the evening we found out the steak cost $59 US. We both had the whopped cheese cake for dessert which was delightful plus a bottle of wine. We went back to our room where I watched TV and John read before going to ...
... my table, the waiter set down a basket of cheese bread balls (the real name escapes me, so that's what I'm calling them), which were absolutely delicious. I classlessly and shamelessly wolfed them down. I ordered their beer flight, and oven roasted turkey, accompanied by warm gravy, creamy and chunky mashed potatoes, carrots, and kale salad. Although my particular meal could be considered an American standard, I think the quality and the ...
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