Chicago: The Heart of the Midwest

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Chicago Skyline

Chicago Skyline

“The Windy City” as Chicago is also known is somehow always over looked among the popular big cities like New York City, Los Angeles or even Las Vegas. Nevertheless, Chicago is my Insider’s Travel Tip as it has its own charm and entices with many sights, an architectural pretty cityscape and a very lively city.

The metropolis Chicago has almost 2,9 Million inhabitants and is the 3rd biggest city in the United States. The City has been built on, what once was marshland and lies directly at Lake Michigan, which as a surface area of 58,000km².

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