Despite essentially growing up in the Chicagoland area, I've never spent a weekend there as a tourist. Sharon and I swiftly remedied that problem. Although it was boiling hot, we managed to have a blast. In Chicago we....
Started each morning right with Intelligentsia.
Enjoyed fine dining at The Purple Pig, Cho Son Ok, and Orange, but were just as happy sampling a Chicago style dog.
Rode the Ferris Wheel at Navy Pier.
Fascinated over the jellies at the Shedd Aquarium.
Cooled off at Millennium Park.
Sampled the pizza and the microbrews at Piece Pizza.
Ended the day at Haymarket Pub with more tasty independent brews.