TripAdvisor Reviews North Hotel Chicago
Travel Blogs from Chicago
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Andy T and Nick Nixon Band – Livin’ it up 2014 (been playing together for 3 years) Nick Nixon’s old band is the Imperials (Jimmy Hendrix called Nick Nixon a snake in the grass)
Beers of the day:
Dawn’s quote of the day: Nil
Black sausage dog
Best sign of the day:
... mirrored bean sculpture in Millennium Park but not before enjoying an order of Shake Shack fries on a park bench. We were up for one more venue and libation so we headed to another rooftop bar (Chicago is chockful of them and the locals line up and wait just for a taste of the intoxicating summer night air from atop highrises.) The bar, ZED451, had a cozy setup with pillow-lined couches and booths, though it was too packed and the view ...
... had to coax him into! This tower was once the highest in the world, but obviously it has fallen in those stakes now. We were zooming up in the tower to level 103 and we were greeted by some magnificent views. Colm must not of been feeling himself as he was saying that it didn't feel that high up. Maybe, just maybe we have conquered his fear of heights. Two seconds later I decided to take that back as we joined the queue for the ledge, his quibbling began of how he was not going on it. ...
... Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) and where the word skyscraper originated. It is the third most populous city after New York and Las Vegas. During the expanding industry boom of the 1920's, African-Americans relocated here from the South in vast numbers. The newcomers had an immense cultural impact, called the Chicago Black Renaissance, part of the New Negro Movement, in art, literature, and music. Continuing racial tensions and violence, such as the Chicago Race Riot of ...
... And then came the cheesecake. It was delicious. I chose the carrot cake one and was so glad I did. Me being the least sweet tooth out of the three of us I was struggling to deal with all the icing, but I then realised that so were the other two and so we had to ask for doggy bags to take the rest home and eat "tomorrow" it was eaten when we got home straight away.. On our walk home we understood why batman/Gotham city was set in Chicago . It's all so gothic and dark and kind of scary! ...