"The Windy City - No kidding!!!" Chicago by Bilimari

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I go through the O'Hara airport many times a year, but actually visit the town only once a year, usually in November/December, which is why all of my Chicago photos are so gloomy.

Like the last visit (Dec. 2005), the temperature was only 5F with wind-chill -15F!!! One night, I walked 1 block from the restaurant to the street corner to catch a taxi, I stepped on ice, and fell flat forward... both of my knees are bruised... not sexy... not at all. (T_T)

But Chicago is a beautiful city, and got so much to offer. Food is great, the shopping is great, culturally rich, and people are very nice. I just need to visit there in Spring or Summer to really enjoy the city, and to take some photos with blue sky in a background.

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  • BruceDunning's Profile Photo
    Aug 20, 2009 at 2:31 PM

    The Hilton is a nice place to be right in the middle of all the action. Nice description of the city.

  • deecat's Profile Photo
    Jun 16, 2007 at 5:06 AM

    You need to visit Chicago in the summer or fall when it is fantastic. You can then take an architectural tour, especially along the Chicago River.

  • spgood301's Profile Photo
    Dec 20, 2006 at 11:46 AM

    Welcome to Chicago, where three hour airport delays are part of the game =)

  • moiraistyx's Profile Photo
    Oct 24, 2006 at 7:19 PM

    That Sushi place sounds soo good.


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