Lincolnshire Marriott Resort
Travel Blogs from Lincolnshire
Well we made it to Chicago and our plane to Shanghai had mechanical issues. They have fixed the plane but we our 10:30 flight out has been delayed until 2:00 pm. Sooooo.....that means we miss our flight from Shanghai to Chengdu. Booooooo. ...
... I don’t know how anyone can have a favorite, but there’s something for everyone at the museum. Even if art isn’t your thing, the architecture of the museum and the views over the park are spectacular so you could just grab a coffee on the rooftop terrace and relax.
The icing on the cake was our afternoon architectural boat tour on the Chicago River. It’s easy to be impressed with the ...
... African American woman. Our 60ish male guide was interesting and well informed about the history of Chicago and in particular the stories behind the buildings.
We started with a re-visit of the Cultural Centre, looking at the main stairs, the Tiffany ceiling dome, estimated value $70 million, and chandeliers at $300,000. The significance of the battle venues commemorated in the hall was explained as the ones won by the Union Army. The part played in the ...
... near the entrance for a while, then worked out they were all the volunteers gathering together ready to control the crowds, etc. There were team leaders & everyone had a particular job assigned them. By this stage we couldn't see the end of the line, but going by the amount of people streaming past, we knew it was getting longer by the minute! We had our tickets, which did not guarantee a seat, and they ...
... Doug got on the phone to mall security, and once he told the gentleman at the other end that our son was missing, he was asked, "Is his name Charlie?" It seems that Charlie decided he was going to take his new light saber down a few stores and show it to the life size cut out of Spider Man. Within 5 minutes, he was walking back to the restaurant, chatting it up with mall security, totally unaffected by the whole incident. ...
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- Continental Breakfast
- Swimming pool
- Room service
- Wheelchair accessibility