Chicago: The Windy City May 8th 2014 First day of our road trip was uneventful. Traffic was great and we arrived in Chicago at about 1:30 pm. Leaving the house today was typical with me sitting, ready to go with my coat on and Bill running around saying “Do we have everything?” and me answering, “check the list, check the list..........you get the point.
I have been to Chicago before so this was our chance to visit plac ... read more
North America » United States 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