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Five Things To Do In Chicago

Garret’s Popcorn, a sight for sore eyes.  A famous popcorn store? Yes, please! Delight your taste buds with Garret’s Mix Popcorn. Once you try one, you won’t be able to stop. A post shared by Garrett Popcorn (@garrettpopcorn) on Jun 20, 2017 at 2:20pm PDT Get your shopping fix at Michigan Avenue.  If you’re in the mood for shopping, this is for you. Imagine an entire avenue where all your favorite stores are located within walking distance. For breathtaking views of the city from above, visit The famous Willis Tower.  Panoramic views of the entire city! The Willis Tower is best known for its famous walkable see thru glass floor. A post shared by Raffaella (@raffaellaporto90) on Jul 18, 2017 at 10:42pm PDT Get a taste of Giordano’s famous stuffed deep dish pizza.  Pizza lovers, rejoice! Probably the best pizza slice you’ll ever have in your entire life. You won’t regret going to this restaurant for dinner! #Tip: Make sure you make reservations to avoid long wait.  A post shared by Giordano's Pizza (@giordanospizza) on …

Chicago – The Windy City

Today I decided to blog about my visit to Chicago, The Windy City! A quick trip through memory lane from my travels in 2013.  Four years ago, before deciding to travel the world full-time, I visited my dearest friend Cristi Romero. Like myself at the time, she was attending Loyola University in Chicago at the time.  When you are young the best advice I can give to a college student is to visit ALL your friends  in college. I used to have a blast and met a lot of interesting people that today I can call friends. That being said, my friend Cristi made sure I had an epic experience during my short 3-day visit! 🙂    I remember being so excited for my weekend getaway. Mostly because I was going to visit a new city for the first time and also two of our friends from High School got to join us as well.  Imagine six girls sleeping in a college dorm… There were suitcases and mattresses all over the apartment, it was a mess but …