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Travel Blogs from Downers Grove
... We were eventually drawn towards the retail shops and the sales that have been on offer since Thanksgiving. "Take an extra 50% off the current sale price" was the norm as we made our way (slowly) through Gap and Macy's. Wendy was drawn to a selection of Gap baby clothes that were practically being given away! Our retail therapy came to an end when lunch time approached. Tony's Deli / Café was nearby and soon had us sitting ...
... of traveling to an exotic place like Poland one would question why we would go through this stress. At any rate, I don't have any idea what to expect from Poland. All I know is that we are going to start our trip in Poznan. First we land in Warsaw and have 50 minutes to catch our connecting flight to Poznan. The desk lady at Lot assured us we will have plenty of time to catch ...
... things go well. While the weather must have looked good to some for sailing during this year’s race, with clear skies and no storms, the lack of wind on more than one occasion proved frustrating. Several times we had very little wind, which left us barely moving. Decisions must then be made as to which sails to use in order to catch some kind ...
... Biblical sites. We've heard the sounds of war and we've heard (sung) the sweet sound of "When Peace Like a River" in an acoustically perfect church sanctuary, and heard Bible stories in geographical context. We've tasted new tastes of Israeli cuisine and we've tasted the familiar bread and wine. God has been gracious to us.
Looking forward to the New Jerusalem!! To God be the glory! Shalom!
... weather we saw in South Bend had made good on the threat. Grey, wet, and windy. Undeterred, we walked to Millenium park for some art and architecture. The bean is a large, bean shaped, reflective sculpture in the middle of the park. It's neat and pretty. After we had our fill of outdoor art and rain, we caught a taxi to Lou Malnati's pizza. I knew going in that deep dish was my #1 draft pick in the upcoming ...
Other places to stay in Downers Grove
2111 Butterfield Road, Downers Grove | 3 star hotelfrom $120
1500 Opus Place, Downers Grove | 4 star hotelfrom $86
1113 Butterfield Road, Downers Grove | 2 star hotelfrom $54
3031 Finley Road, Downers Grove | 2 star hotelfrom $84
3150 Finley Road, Downers Grove | 2 star hotelfrom $77
3010 Finley Rd, Downers Grove | 2 star hotelfrom $71