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On a beautiful sunny day in Chicago, a bunch of Vters met in Evanston for pizza at Carmen's and a wonderful tour of the downtown area and Northwestern campus led by VT's very own Katja (pedersdottir). Graciously, she did not accept any tips at the end :-)

  • Last visit to Evanston: Oct 2004
  • Intro Updated Apr 25, 2005
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  • Jun 19, 2007 at 12:06 PM

    Turns out I can only write one comment? Suggestions: - Tapas Barcelona (try the choc-covered ice cream stuffed pear!) - Walker Bros. Pancake House - Davis St Fish Market - Mt. Everest

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    Feb 17, 2007 at 6:34 AM

    Glad you had a nice visit with other VT members. Don't tell anyone, but I was actually born and grew up in Evanston, though I don't always admit it. I guess it's a nice enough place, for people who like that sort of thing.

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    Jun 29, 2006 at 5:56 PM

    I love the ghostwriter...what a cool idea for a library!

  • rexvaughan's Profile Photo
    Mar 8, 2006 at 7:53 AM

    Nice job on Evanston. I was there in the late 50's & early 60's but I never wrote on the rock. I swear. I'll bet a lot has changed since my grad school days.

  • Jenniflower's Profile Photo
    Nov 7, 2005 at 2:13 PM

    That Ghostwriter is quite something :) Kristi and her pizzas hehe

  • easyoar's Profile Photo
    Apr 23, 2005 at 1:32 AM

    What's EI? I think of Easter Island, but I'm sure it's not that in this case ;-)

  • Braveheart.southafrr's Profile Photo
    Feb 21, 2005 at 3:24 PM

    mmmmmmmmm deep dish pizza sounds great kristi ...kenneth

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    Oct 14, 2004 at 8:34 AM

    Great page on one of my favorite suburbs, and for a brief time, my former home town!

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Oct 13, 2004 at 8:20 PM

    Excellent write-up on Carmen's and I agree. The two tips on transport are quite helpful. Putting Evanston on the VT map!

  • pedersdottir's Profile Photo
    Oct 12, 2004 at 5:45 PM

    OK I know you want to 'get down with my homies'...but is the 'yo' really necessary?.. Oh well, all roads lead to the enchanting lakefront. :-))

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