• Travel to Mobile, Alabama - Episode 409
    Travel to Mobile, Alabama - Episode 409
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    Travel to Montana - Episode 407
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    Travel to New Jersey - Episode 398
  • Travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Episode 391
    Travel to Baton Rouge, Louisiana - Episode 391
  • Travel to the Navajo Nation (Arizona) - Episode 383
    Travel to the Navajo Nation (Arizona) - Episode 383
 
“The Screen” in Millennium Park – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

“The Screen” in Millennium Park – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

A favorite spot on a warm Summer day in Millennium Park in Chicago is “The Screen”. Kids of all ages are not only amused by the faces on the large LCD screen but …
Wall of Caricatures at Petterino’s – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Wall of Caricatures at Petterino’s – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Petterino’s restaurant in the Loop in Chicago, Illinois is an institution. Its walls are decorated with caricatures of actors who have performed in Chicago.
Travel to the South Side of Chicago – Episode 365

Travel to the South Side of Chicago – Episode 365

Hear about travel to the South Side of Chicago as the Amateur Traveler talks to Amy Bugbee, author of “Suffering and Celebration of Life in America”, about her hometown, the South Side …
The Chicago Skyline – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

The Chicago Skyline – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

The Chicago Skyline and John Hancock Building near sunset taken from the Willis Tower (formerly known as the Sears Tower), North America’s tallest building.
Buckingham Fountain – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Buckingham Fountain – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Buckingham Fountain near Lake Michigan in Chicago, Illinois is one of the world’s largest fountains. Every 20 minutes during the hours of operation (usually 8am to 11pm) it shoots a jet of …
Architecture Cruise on “Chicago’s Little Lady” – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Architecture Cruise on “Chicago’s Little Lady” – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

“Chicago’s Little Lady” is one of a fleet of boats that provide Architecture Cruises in Chicago, Illinois. Chicago is the home of the skyscraper, but I am still amazed by how many …
Skyscraper and Sky – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Skyscraper and Sky – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

From this angle how they got the name “skyscraper” for this tall buildings in Chicago, the home of the skyscraper, is obvious.
Self Portrait at “The Bean” – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Self Portrait at “The Bean” – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

I am certainly not the first person to take a picture of themselves in the reflection of “The Bean” (or the “Cloud Gate” as the artist called it) at Millennium Park in …
Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

Millennium Park in Chicago is probably better know for “The Bean” than for anything else, but what draws the biggest crowds of Chicago residence is the Jay Pritzker Pavilion. This futuristic looking …
The Ledge – Willis Tower (Sears Tower) Sky Deck – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

The Ledge – Willis Tower (Sears Tower) Sky Deck – Chicago, Illinois – Daily Photo

If you have a great fear of heights (I do), then the “Ledge” at the Willis Tower (formerly the Sears Tower) Sky Deck will probably not be your favorite part of your …