Category Illinois

Chicago Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA

As we walked along the streets of Chicago by night, we came upon this famous landmark – the neon sign that lights up the Chicago Theatre. It is now a leading venue for concerts, plays, comedy and speeches. Built in 1921, it was the flagship theatre for a chain of over 100 theatres in the […]

Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

The “Windy II” is a boat docked at the Navy Pier in Chicago. It’s likely this boat was named after Chicago’s nickname of the “Windy City”, which has a couple of backstories. The first reason is in relation to the weather and it being very windy, but with some research, I discovered that it was […]