My usual drill when I get to the city is I leave the Ogilvie train station and half the time I wind up walking north of the river past this building. 95 more words
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On a cloudy, cold day I decided to get out of the house for a bit and see what Open House Chicago was all about. It was a great, free way to see many churches, mansions, and meeting rooms. 99 more words
Much of the appeal of walking around a large city in the evening is due to the dramatically lit buildings. (If it weren’t for that, you might as well be walking through a dim canyon under an overcast sky.) Our first evening in Chicago, the promise of a lit city view drew us to go for a post-dinner walk down Michigan Avenue, as far as the River Walk.