Tag Archives: Chicago

Monday 23rd March: Chicago – Legoland Discovery Center

After picking up the car from National, we headed on the I90 (I think) to go to the Legoland Discovery Center. I have to say that the $13 a ticket was money well spent. This place was amazing and the children were raptured from the start. The first area you go into is a miniature Read More →

Monday 23rd March: Second full day in Chicago – a snow blizzard, shopping and picking up the car

After a pretty exhausting first day in Chicago, we decided to take it a little easy on Monday morning. We slept in late (well, as late as possible). The kids were still up pretty early so Ben took them out to play in the snow for a bit to let me sleep a bit longer Read More →

Sunday 22nd March – afternoon in Chicago – Navy Pier & Lincoln Park Zoo

So after a bit of a rest in the hotel room after breakfast, and a bit of time for me and Ben to get organised, we headed out to make a visit to Navy Pier. Having previously contacted the people who run Navy Pier they very kindly left us a little package of some voucher Read More →

Saturday 21st March: The flight & our first morning in Chicago

I know I wrote a little about my state of mind on the flight in my last post but there was a lot of good about it. First of all there was the lovely little gift of a glass of bubbly and a little packet of Hotel Chocolat chocolate given to myself and my husband Read More →