Travel Blogs from Chicago
... meet her 3 huge dogs, husky, Malamud, Australian Shepherd ( who ever heard of it!?) types with long hair.Back at Dave and Judy's, the Last Supper was for Jon, another great pile of fried chicken, very good potato salad, home made bread and butter pickles and steamed snow peas. Judy has been lovely with her great food. And our last night brought a big thunderstorm with dramatic and very long-lasting lightening and thunder and quite some rain.So our time in GR has come ...
... You could see far and wide, although it was a little cloudy and hazy so we couldn't quite see the 4 states haha. The view gave you a real idea of how big Lake Michigan really is.. we still can't comprehend that it is a 'lake'!! The views of all the architectual marvells in Chicago were great from up top, just as they are from down on solid ground. It would be an incredible site at night. After spending a good amount of time picking out all the ...
... 56852; Oh well will check them online when I am home. We then made our way into Jackson for lunch at the Old Country Cafe. It was like Sizzler but soooo much better and only $9.00!!!!! We almost got stuck at the shop next door, Kohl's!! But we all managed to get back to the bus on time. After what seemed like forever, ...
A famous and favorite tourist attraction in Chicago is reflecting sculpture in ‘Millennium Park’ and today, after getting up and hour too early because my clock is still on Toronto time, I head out to finally get a glimpse of that so-called ‘Bean’. In the morning hours it is not yet crowded and I don’t have to fight for a spot to take a picture (like at the White House). That sculpture is quite awesome because you ...
... and our family to part ways. It was fun hanging out with him, but he had to go get ready to watch his 2 Grandchildren play floor hockey and I have to get ready to take Charlie to the Basketball. I remember when I first started following the NBA and the Chicago Bulls I must have been about 12 years of age, Michael Jordan,Scottie Pippen, Magic Johnson, Larry Bird etc. although Magic and Larrynever played for the Bulls they were great players who I followed along. It was the ultimate ...
Other places to stay in Chicago
Magnificent Mile, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $172
- VERY NICE HOTEL
- Pleasantly Surprised
- Avoid this hotel!
The Loop, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $197
- Top Notch Hotel
- Nice hotel & great location
- Mixed review
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $174
- Enjoyable Stay
- Would stay here again!
- Whats all the hoopla
Streeterville, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $195
- Great Free Breakfast & Happy Hour!
- Exactly what we needed
- Are you kidding? This place is super-fabulous-great-terrific
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $204
- Cool Hotel
- Sleek decor but need to work out the kinks
- Some things to keep in mind....
Gold Coast, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $152
- Better than Home
- Millenium Knickerbocker
- Not again here either
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $155
- Allerton Chicago!
- Great Hotel
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $217
- Great hotel
- Loved the Wyndham!
- Great location, Great Room
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $191
- Weekend getaway
- Loved It
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $182
- Heavenly Bed IS heavenly
- Fabulous Location...Room a Little Small
- Exquisite corner room view of the Mag Mile!!!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $213
- GREAT BEDS!!
- Best night's sleep in town!
- Breakaway Offer
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $206
- Nice staff-terribly trained
- Very nice hotel; I was pleased
- Have to check it out!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $195
- A pleasant and upbeat experience
- James was OK, but not fantastic
- Great Hotel, Great Location
Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $190
- Some great views.
- Hotel 71 rocks!
- Potential but not a four star.
River North, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $136
- Great View
- Don't go for the pool
- Excellent! I Highly Recommend!
The Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $162
- Nothing Spectacular
- Great Chicago Lodging
- Fantastic hotel! Great rates!
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $203
- Good service hit and miss
- Stay some where eles!!!
- Very Hip W
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $163
The Loop, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $170
- We Will Definitly return!
- A room with NO BED????????
- Not up to par
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $197
- I Will Never Stay Anywhere Else!
- Wonderful food, great design and atmosphere
- Great bathrooms
The Loop, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $208
- Fantastic Fourth
- Shocking experience!
- Wonderful getaway at the Fairmont
The Loop, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $139
- Creepy, creepy, creepy
- Made our stay in Chicago wonderful.
Magnificent Mile/River North, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $184
- They ruined Mothers Day!
- Loved The Drake!
- Loved the Drake
Magnificent Mile, Chicago | 5 star hotelfrom $209
- Excellent Hotel
- A great hotel.
Central Chicago, Chicago | 4 star hotelfrom $151
- Worst Hotel Ever Experienced
- ***BEWARE*** Choose another hotel in Chicago
- Holiday Inn Chicago
O'Hare Airport, Chicago | 3 star hotelfrom $111
- Great hotel!!!
- Another soulless Hilton
- Mixed feelings...