Our feet hurt, and I will not even attempt to describe how my Achilles Tendon feels! Over 6 hours wandering the streets of Chicago, in very high 80’s temperatures, is not ideal, but we are unlikely to be here again.
Highlight of our day was the “Architecture River Tour” along the Chicago River, looking at all of the buildings. That sounds a bit dull in isolation, but the Guide’s encyclopaedic knowledge was impressive, and we saw a lot of amazing buildings. However, to appreciate them you need to be there, so I am only going to post three pictures today.
The tour boat we went on:
Route 66 from the river:
Route 66 from underneath!
We leave Chicago, and Route 66, behind us tomorrow, for our journey back to the UK, stopping off in Iceland whilst en-route. Our road trip has been, to use the word of almost every young Server we have come into contact with, “Awesome”. We have seen some incredible sights, passed through some great cities, towns and villages, and met all manner of friendly and helpful people,
Okay – one last picture. A very friendly Chicago PD Officer who has family in Battersea: