A Chicago Weekend

Last weekend was an ideal time to be in Chicago. For one thing the weather was perfect.  It was sunny and the sky was bright blue.  I had to make a decision as to where I should go first.  I thought that a walk along the Magnificent Mile would be a good choice.  And it became a real adventure.  I saw many historic buildings, department stores and lots of people.   Here are some of the sights.

A church courtyard:


Very tall buildings:

The Chicago Water Tower:

55 thoughts on “A Chicago Weekend

  1. Great pics, Meg. Like your photos show, Chicago is the coolest of the old and the shiniest of the new. To describe it musically:well, the band Chicago embodies the soul of Chicago-the jazziest of pop and the sweetest of love songs-if you go there, it will capture a bit of your heart and linger wherever you go.


  2. Love the architecture, especially the water tower. You show such a wonderful mix of eras and styles – one of the things I find most interesting about cities. It’s always fascinating to see the progression and changes throughout the years.


  3. Chicago is one of my favorite cities in the States. I am lucky to spend a week there every spring. Great architecture, great shopping, and great food . . . that’s all I need!


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