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18 October 2011

the windy city part 1

Chicago was incredible. We managed to squeeze in a lot in a few days, and I'm already thinking we'll be back next year to check out the museums. We tried two different pizza joints in the city: Gino's East and Lou Malnati's. I have to admit, I liked Lou's better! I also loved Ed Debevic's, a '50s-style diner where the waiters "act" rude and smartass-y towards the customers. Our waiter "Popcorn" wasn't all that rude...more funny than anything. I'm a sucker for diners and diner food, what can I say.

More photos to come soon...I've been crazy busy since getting back and it's only going to get busier well into the holidays! Glad we were lucky enough to take a few days off with some good friends. I love taking actual vacations.

Currently listening to: Fleet Foxes- "Mykonos"

7 comments:

Lindsay R said...

my brother has always told me i would love going to chicago. I'm sure i would. the pictures are great and the pizza i'm sure was unreal.

Lindsay

hannah said...

yes. chicago deep dish has me conflicted between that and NY thin crust pizza! ;)

Nessa @{Casa Braaflat} said...

my brother swears by lou malnati's pizza. my fav is grimaldi's. your photos are amazing.

AaReAn said...

I was just in Chicago! I love this city. Great photos!

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hannah said...

thank you :)

elisabelle said...

so my next destination should be chicago?

hannah said...

@ elisabelle: Yes :) You would love the midwest...it's very different from NYC, and the food is great!