|hotel lobby chandelier|
We spent the next few hours walking down the tulip lined streets of the Magnificent Mile and looking at all the fun stores. We stopped at the Water Tower Mall (and the American Girl store) and made plans to return for St. Patty's to see the river dyed green.
After about a mile we made it to Millennium Park to see The Bean! I dragged the girls under it to take the typical tourist pictures.
|trying to figure out the photos|
|apparently I couldn't figure it out|
Next, we fought some more wind (Chicago really is the windy city!) to see Navy Pier. I loved the look of the pier and thought it would be such a fun place to hang out on a nice day.
Of course we had to ride the giant ferris wheel. It offered us perfect views of the entire city skyline.
|freezing on the ferris wheel|
We were officially frozen at that point so hailed a cab to take us to fulfill my
We walked off some of our pizza with a few more shopping trips before returning to the hotel to set up for the big night...