Chicago – Wabash Arts Corridor Guide

If you’ve followed along here for a while you will know that I have a love for street art. So during my, time in Chicago trying to do slightly more…

How to Beat Jet Lag in Chicago

Jet lag is a killer, awake at 4 am and have no chance of getting back to sleep? Welcome to international travel. I have travelled extensively over the last 2…

Althea Chicago – Vegan Restaurant

Althea is a vegan restaurant on the top floor of a department store, downtown Chicago. It doesn’t exactly jump out as the place to eat but it was. Sitting on…

The 606 – Chicago’s answer to the High Line

The Bloomingdale Line is a 2.7-mile elevated railroad running east-west on the northwest side of Chicago. In 2015 the city of Chicago finished a project that connects 4 neighbourhood parks.…

The Purple Pig – Chicago

The Purple Pig Chicago is an institution, after 10 years it moved and we stumbled across it on opening night in its new home. They don’t take reservations and we…

Your first USA multi city trip?

*I was invited to an event held in Leeds by eShores but all opinions are my own  If you have been a reader here for a little while you will…

We Got Married In Las Vegas

After 11 years together we ran away to Las Vegas to get married after a whirlwind secret engagement. Basically we got engaged and married with only a handful of people…