I Have Been to Chicago

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    One Month Ago

    Had a lot of fun there. It was city numero uno of my cross country trip. We walked around the city for a while, until we got to Millennium Park. Hit my head on The Bean... as I got up after I was sitting under it taking pictures. Surprised my head didn't crack open...
    flyawayhome flyawayhome
    22-25, F
    1 Response Apr 11, 2010

    Not Enough Wind!

    I just went to Chicago for my vacation last week -- although I was staying in Deerfield -- and it is quite magnificent, especially for someone who lives in Middle Nowhereton like I do. I didn't get to do very much in downtown, but I got to look around, visit Millennium Park, try...
    KewlioMZX KewlioMZX
    26-30, M
    Jul 1, 2009

    Well... The Airport...

    Returning from a camp I was at in Washington DC, my flight transfer was at an airport in Chicago. I wish I could have stayed there a while and saw the city... Maybe someday.
    RoziePanda12 RoziePanda12
    18-21, F
    Aug 4, 2013

    Grew Up There, And Have Been Back A Few Times Since

    I was born in Chicago, long ago, back when children could play outside without an armed guard. Didn't move out of the city until I was in my early 20s but then I just went to the suburbs.. I never really thought about living anywhere else until my company folded; I was among the...
    CFOM CFOM
    70+, M
    1 Response Feb 15, 2011

    It Was An Expeience!

    We went to visit a friend of the family and apparently my mom had parked her car in someones parking spot at the apartment complex and this guy was literally screaming in the middle of the night to have whoever parked their car in that space to go move it. My mom was frightened...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    1 Response Mar 24, 2011

    ...

    I used to live right outside of Chicago and I loved it except in the winter. Their snow is no joke.
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 12, 2010

    It Was a Good Visit

    I was there for a business trip and was able to fly my wife up for a trip so we can be there together. It was fun we went down the Magificent Mile then to Navy Pier and was able to meet my uncle who was there for his graduation.  The next day we went to Wisconson was able to...
    mtvlm mtvlm
    41-45, M
    3 Responses Mar 3, 2009
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