Super 8 Mundelein/Libertyville
Travel Blogs from Mundelein
... is Chicago. Famous for being the home of the skyscraper, the blues, deep dish pizza, Al Capone and Barack Obama, I expect it will be a bit of a culture shock after weeks in small town America. There couldn't be a greater contrast. We are staying at Trump Towers, the self designated third tallest building in America. It is all glass and steel and our room is on the 26th floor. At home this would put us way above the rest of the buildings, but not in Chicago, where it just seems ...
... here is great, it has a section of foodstuffs as well as a pharmacy. I find myself in one of these (they have them everywhere) nearly every day just wandering up and down the aisles in search of something exciting.
I make a nice and light chicken salad for dinner and then jump online to do a proper grocery order through Peapod home delivery. Hopefully this will cut down on my "bits and pieces" buying I've been doing. Those bits and pieces haven't been all that healthy!!
We'll be leaving Chicago Tuesday afternoon for Scandinavia...and very much looking forward to it! We fly to Stockholm, change planes and fly to Copenhagen, where we'll spend the first two days. We're not on a tour this time, but on our own, as we've done before. While we'll be spending lots of time in places like ...
Happy New Year! I realize I am a little delayed in updating and posting here, but better late than never, or so they say... Since I can remember, one of my goals has been to see, no, experience at least one new country a year. 2012, it seems, was a lucky one for me. I got to visit THREE new countries, and each trip was in the company of some of my favorite people. I had dreamed of going to Jordan for years (admittedly because of Petra, at first), and ...
... of home made, and extremely tasty tomato sauce. All in all, it was not near as heavy as I expected, but it was very tasty. I would like to compare it with some other deep dish joints in Chicago, and if they do half as well as Lou's, Chicago's pizza market is in good hands. I would definitley suggest checking this place out if you head to Chicago.
p.s. we also had a salad with the meal ... ...
How has this motel rated in the past?
- Continental Breakfast
- Business Services
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed