Tag Archives: Chicago

Great Lakes

I always have had a certain attraction to Chicago for many reasons. One of them is the fact that the town is on the southwestern shore of Lake Michigan. Here follows a few interesting facts about the Great lakes

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Souvenir 2015

Chicago in May Starting point of our car trip down south to New Orleans

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Souvenir 2012

October San Francisco The plan which actually went perfectly well was to fly to Chicago and visit some friends for a couple of days before embarking on a 2 nights train journey to Los Angeles. Stay in LA for a … Continue reading

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Souvenir 2012

October in Chicago prior to the train ride to LA

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Souvenir 2006

    I happened to be in Chicago during the weekend of the famous Air & Water show. Thoroughly enjoyed it.           I cannot work out which gadget I have in my shirt pocket.

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Holiday USA – Day 6

Quite a long trip today heading South / South East from St Louis. So we are leaving Route 66 which we followed from Chicago but now veers to the west.     A bit of a problem to start with … Continue reading

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Holiday USA – Day 3

Today was Chicago downtown day. Driving there from Naperville took about an hour. Managed to find a nice parking spot and managed a very good bit of parallel parking. Even if say so myself. Spent most of the time exploring … Continue reading

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Holiday USA – Day 2

A fairly quiet day to recuperate. Had a good look around the house. Really a great place. Rear view Front view Did not touch the car today as we were chauffeured around Went to spend some money at the local … Continue reading

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Holiday USA – Day 1

A very early start to catch the first flight to Amsterdam. A very nice welcome there. They have obviously realised that I am a frequent traveler and spend my life at this airport. lol A long wait there but fortunately … Continue reading

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St Patty’s day – Chicago 2013

Last weekend ,March 16th and 17th, it was St Patrick’s day. A big event in Chicago where I happened to be on my way to a business trip in Illinois. Every year at 11am precisely, the crowd gathers around Wacker … Continue reading

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