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Known as the "Windy City," Chicago really needs no introduction. Gothic architecture. The home of the blues. Da' Bears. Sears Tower. John Hancock Building. Water Tower Place. Navy Pier. Shedd Aquarium. Frank Lloyd Wright. The Wrigley Building. Chicago Botanical Gardens. Wrigley Field. The list just goes on and on when talking about Chicago and I haven't even mentioned the food. Chicago is simply a world unto itself.
Food is a central theme to Chicago. If you're looking to stay thin, good luck. The legendary eating establishments are to numerous to list, but a good way to introduce yourself to the delicious delicacies of Chicago is the Taste of Chicago Festival at Grant Park in late June. 10 pounds. No, maybe 20 pounds. That's what you'll gain at this slice of eating heaven attended by thousands of people.
The third most populated city in the country, Chicago is immensely impressive. Despite the number of people, you'll find getting around fairly simply due to excellent public transportation and excellent planning. Little shops and ethnic neighborhoods dominate the city and it is really a place to just get out and explore. A major economic power, Chicago is home to numerous major corporations and typically has a strong job market.
If sports are your thing, welcome to nirvana. Chicago residents are mad about Da' Bears, Bulls and Blackhawks. For baseball, there is the lovable loser Cubs and the World Champion White Sox. For the non-professional, recreation leagues throughout the city contribute to a thriving sports scene.
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