Monday, December 8, 2008
Chicago Photo Essay
I have always liked downtown Chicago (I grew up just inside and outside the city). Until I became older and got an urban palnning degree I could never really articulate why. I went home for Thanksgiving and having a few hours to kill waiting for my wife to arrive via Amtrak I decided to take the opportunity to see downtown again. Below are the photos and some of my thoughts on why Chicago's downtown is one of my favorites.
Even though Chicago has large buildings the streets are still at a human scale
How I got there
El (elevated subway in Downtown Loop)