We try to do everything we have seen in the movies, so here's Klas at a proper American Diner. This one was saved from the "modernisation" of Chicago avenue and hence served proper, but really tasty, food.
The Windy city August 3rd 2006 So, we finally arrived in the windy city.
I know I promised a separate entry on the train trip, but that has to be when I've written something by hand first, to sort out the bits and pieces :-)
Yes, the city is windy, but with temperatures around 100 degrees Fahrenheit, which is around 40 Celsius (104 is 40 and we had that today), it's a bit hard to appreciate the hot wind :-)
Luckily, our ... read more
North America » United States » Illinois » Chicago Britain's American colonies broke with the mother country in 1776 and were recognized as the new nation of the United States of America following the Treaty of Paris in 1783. During the 19th and 20th centuries, 37 new states were added to the origina... ... read more