Tagged: Loop

Christkindlmarket Chicago 2012

Christkindlmarket Chicago 2012

Sipping hot, spiced Glühwein on a crisp, cold day. What could be better? Shopping! The annual Christkindlmarket begins on 21 November and will be open through Christmas Eve. Lots of shopping stalls to either buy...

Go play in the street: Open Streets Chicago!

Go play in the street: Open Streets Chicago!

We all remember playing some sort of game… and losing your ball or your frisbee in the street. It’s not fun. And sometimes we’re still as uncoordinated as adults. Thank goodness Chicago gets that....

Staycation:  Chicago InstaGreeter Tours!

Staycation: Chicago InstaGreeter Tours!

I just learned something new about the city…some willing citizens volunteer to give free tours of touristy areas of the city.  Right now (Nov. 2011), InstaGreeter tours are being offered for The Loop and...