Tag Archives: chicago

the boys in the city…

crown fountain in millennium park, chicago

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chicago missed it

yesterday, solar eclipse would have been hit peak view over downtown chicago at 1:18 p.m. central time. but clouds and showers spoiled the sighting of this awesome and rare astronomical phenomenon. people with special glasses on lined the sidewalks, in … Continue reading

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cffc: stairs, steps, ladders

steps leading to Navy Pier’s new ferris wheel now called the Centennial Wheel in honor of the Lake Michigan landmark’s 100th anniversary last July 15th for more of Cee’s fun foto this week, click here

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cffc: all about cities

crown fountain, downtown chicago my entry to Cee’s fun foto challenge: all about cities – skylines to street photography   from the cityofchicago.org – Crown Fountain was designed by Spanish artist Jaume Plensa, the Crown Fountain in Millennium Park is a … Continue reading

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travel theme: grey

a 39 foot tall head, titled “looking into my dreams, Awilda,” is a new attraction on the grounds of millennium park in chicago, located in between the cloud gate also known as ‘the bean’ and the crown fountain. this pretty big head … Continue reading

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chicago river cruise

my company’s family summer outing was a 90-minute chicago architectural river cruise. since our daughter was in town, it was a perfect opportunity to enjoy the city. we took our precious one who was excited in the boat ride but … Continue reading

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hello summer!

a typical summer afternoon on lake shore drive…

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