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... explore the Loop again.
First stop is the John Hancock Building (now called 360 Chicago), but I am a little side tracked once we get to the area. There is a Hershey store in the corner of the square and I drag Hinesh in. We are greeted by a nice stores lady and given free Hersheys to try. We happily take the chocolate and explore the store inside. I am excited by the Hershey equivalent of ice magic (pour on to your ice cream and hardens in seconds) and Hinesh is looking ...
... but wasn't too bad. I had enough time to watch two movies, and three TV shows, I think the flight was around 7 and a half hours, still shorter than our Hawaii flight but it seemed longer because it was over night. We finally arrived in Shannon about 2 am Memphis time but 9 am Ireland time. Needless to say, we were a little bit ...
Up at 6am to bus it to LAX for my flight to North Carolina. Got through security in an hour and a half, which for them, is quite quick. I had just over an hour layover in Chicago. As I was checking the board to see which gate I was going from, I started noticing all the planes that were being delayed. That's when I found out that there was major storms right down the east coast of USA. Great!
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... not complaining, it's delicious. Erin had pasta because she has recently become a pescatarian (vegetarian, but she eats fish). Finally, we got back to the hotel, went to bed and am now at volleyball doing it all again. I'm halfway through another book and wishing my camera was charged. I've got a couple pictures from my phone, but eh, it's just not the same. Hope you enjoyed my random musings. If this goes smoothly, I'll try again ...
... then headed to a local salon for some mani pedis where we relaxed for hours with free wine and Sex in the City which they had playing, perfect way to spend a freezing afternoon.
We had a nice relaxing evening for our last night and prepared for our exciting next stop - NYC!
We nearly missed out flight to NYC, stuck in traffic for 2 hours caused us to arrive after boarding time. We ran into the terminal crossing our fingers ...