Wild Onion?
 

Wild Onion?

The name "Chicago" comes from the indigenous Potawatomi tribe, who called the marshes on which Chicago was later built "Checagou", which has the preferred translation "wild onion". Here are some more pictures from this city.

2006-04-19 14:30

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

Sports in Chicago is not always about winning. For fans of the "Lovable Losers", the Cubs, that is an attitude that must have been born out of neccessity rather than enlightenment.

"The Italian Village[a]" is Chicago's oldest Italian restaurant, having been open since 1927. (And you know what tax skills[b] that requires.)

2006-04-19 15:26

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

2006-04-19 16:17

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

The problem with having a company name with a meaning.

The Chicago water tower, one of the few structures to survive the great fire[c]. It is now a national landmark.

2006-04-19 17:13

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

Various cityscapes.

2006-04-19 14:50

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

2006-04-19 15:51

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006

2006-04-19 16:12

Chicago, USA Grand Tour 2006