Frommer's Chicago 2011

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John Wiley & Sons, Nov 19, 2010 - Travel - 320 pages
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Don't miss the Art Institute of Chicago, the home of Edward Hopper's iconic "Nighthawks." See chapter 7.

  • Free pocket map inside,plus easy-to-read maps throughout

  • Exact prices, directions, opening hours,and other practical information

  • Candid reviews of hotels and restaurants,plus sights, shopping, and nightlife

  • Itineraries, walking tours, and trip-planning ideas

  • Insider tips from local expert authors

  

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User Review  - Melissa - Goodreads

We'll see if this was a good reference when we are on vacation! The maps and tips seem helpful, though. Read full review

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Great guide book. Love the full-color pictures. The map was really helpful! Read full review

Contents

The Best Museums
4
Looking Back at Chicago
11
Chicagos Architecture
18
JUNGLE FEVER
24
MAJOR CONVENTION DATES
34
CHICAGOS EL
44
SUGGESTED CHICAGO ITINERARIES
53
WHERE TO STAY
66
ONLY IN CHICAGO
121
EXPLORING CHICAGO
152
MUSEUM FREE DAYS
163
The Magnificent
169
CHICAGO STROLLS
210
SHOPPING
220
Shopping the Magnificent Mile 225 More Shopping Neighborhoods
230
CHICAGO AFTER DARK
255

South Loop
75
WHERE TO DINE
92
The Loop
99
FAMILYFRIENDLY RESTAURANTS
107
The Magnificent Mile
114
The Performing Arts 255 The Club Scene
271
CHICAGO
298
Index
304
Copyright

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About the author (2010)

Elizabeth Canning Blackwell began life on the East Coast, but 4 years at Northwestern University transformed her into a Midwesterner. She has worked as a writer and editor at "Encyclopedia Brittanica," Northwestern University Medical School,"" the "Chicago Tribune," and "North Shore," a lifestyle magazine for the Chicago suburbs. She also has written for national magazines on everything from planning the perfect wedding to fighting a duel. She lives just outside the city with her husband, daughter, and an extensive collection of long underwear.

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