Going Up?

The Daily Post Photo Challenge: Ascend Riding the escalator to the third floor of the iconic Crate & Barrel on Chicago’s Magnificent Mile. ? ยฉย 2017 auntjoannblog.com. All rights reserved. See Legalese tab for permissions.

Where to Stay in Chicago

It is true that we’ve stayed everywhere from the Four Seasons to the Hampton Inn in Chicago.

Back in Chicago

Forget the bad press; this is a city that offers all of the urban amenities plus the warmth and hospitality of an ethnic base.

The Accidental (Food) Tourist

Chicago’s Old Town The weather threw us a curve ball the last time we visited Chicago. In a half dozen trips, we had the good fortune of sunny, clear days. We had ideas of strolling through Lincoln Park Zoo, the Conservatory, and then wandering to Riverwalk via the Magnificent Mile. The plan did not include…