Sleep Inn Tinley Park
Travel Blogs from Tinley Park
Now given that going to a baseball game hadn't really worked in our favour in NY, we decided to take ourselves out to the ball park in Chicago. We watched the Houston Astroids beat the Chicago Cubs, rather unfortunate, but no biggy, as the teams were playing each other again the next day! (its really bizarre how they play so many games, mid day and mid week!) The baseball wasn't what we were expecting. The crowds don't appear as interested or devoted to ...
... shopping, visited our first Cheesecake Factory, had a night at the Green Mill jazz club and went on a high brow architecture tour which was actually really interesting- it is a beautiful city. Next was Milwaukee. The first day we ended up at the art gallery which has moving wings, ate some famed frozen custard and walked about. The second day we spent drinking £1.50 pint cocktails then went to the baseball where we ...
Great talk from Sy Liebergot about the Apollo 13 mission; he was one of the mission controllers and was the one on duty (7hrs into his 8-hr shift) when the O2 tank exploded. He played some of the audio from the incident which was awesome to hear. He also pointed out artistic licence that Ron Howard used in the movie to make it more dramatic when people didn't really act like that. Also the words " We have a problem " ...
... Tribune building, mostly looking up at the buildings rather than the road, which meant me missing the pavement once or twice. Last thing I need is another sprained ankle. The occasionaly gap between the skyscrapers brought sun, which now felt hotter than it had done for the rest of day despite the fact it was now about 5pm.
I came up back along in front of the Hancock Tower, home of the ellusive Cheesecake Factory and along the Magnificant Mile, the top ...
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Westchester, IL 60154, (708) 409-1000). In order to
reserve this rate, you
must call by October 28, 2011. When calling for a
mention the Group Code AR1 to obtain this rate. Also, as
a special feature,
if 5 rooms are reserved by residents for this weekend, the
Hampton Inn will
offer their free shuttle service to and from Loyola on Friday
Saturday morning for ...