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Chicago Destination Guide

Touring Chicago in United States

Chicago in the region of Illinois with its 2,695,598 citizens is located in United States - some 594 mi or ( 956 km ) West of Washington , the country's capital city .

Interactive map of Chicago

Time in Chicago is now 09:51 AM (Tuesday) . The local timezone is named " America/Chicago " with a UTC offset of -5 hours. Depending on your budget, these more prominent places might be interesting for you: Bridgeview, Burbank, Chicago, Chicago Ridge, and Cicero. Being here already, consider visiting Bridgeview . We collected some hobby film on the internet . Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation. Check out our recommendations for Chicago ? We have collected some references on our attractions page.


Videos

Fattest Man in America Goes On Diet

1:09 min by jamescryforhelp
Views: 747513 Rating: 4.07

James is an obese man weighing almost 800lbs in Illinois. This video is one in a series of documentary videos to chronologize his journey to a slim man. For more visit www.jamescryforhelp.com COMING S ..

Uzu - a kinetic multitouch particle visualizer for the iPad

9:13 min by colordodge
Views: 48559 Rating: 4.88

Uzu is now available in the app store! itunes.apple.com Uzu a kinetic art toy for anyone who's ever wanted to grab the stars and throw them across the sky. Uzu uses 10 different modes of interaction a ..


The Forgotten Vol. 1 - G-Shit

4:01 min by SeriousSoundEnt
Views: 26126 Rating: 4.94

This is the next video/track off of the mixtape The Forgotten Vol. 1. View it, comment, share it, talk about it, tell everybody G-Ball is the next HEAT outta Chi-city. And if you like the music you ca ..

Baby Gizmo Eddie Bauer Endeavor Travel System Review

5:13 min by BabyGizmoCompany
Views: 16805 Rating: 4.54

A video review of the Eddie Bauer Travel System Stroller by Hollie Schultz at www.Babygizmo.com. Background music provided by http ..


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Interesting facts about this location

Halsted (CTA Orange Line station)

Halsted is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Orange Line. The station lies at the intersection of Halsted Street and Archer Avenue in the Bridgeport neighborhood. The 8 Halsted, 44 Wallace/Racine, and 62 Archer bus routes serve the station as well.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.85 -87.65 (Lat./Long.); Less than 0 km away
Tags: CTA Orange Line stations, Railway stations opened in 1993

Pui Tak Center

The Pui Tak Center, formerly known as the On Leong Merchants Association Building, is a building located in Chicago's Chinatown. Designed by architects Christian S. Michaelsen and Sigurd A. Rognstad, the building was built for the On Leong Merchants Association and opened in 1928. The Association used it as an immigrant assistance center, and the building was informally referred to as Chinatown's "city hall".

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Located at 41.85 -87.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: Buildings and structures completed in 1927, Buildings and structures in Chicago, Illinois, Landmarks in Chicago, Illinois

Chinatown, Chicago

The Chinatown neighborhood in Chicago, Illinois, is on the South Side (located in the Armour Square community area), centered on Cermak and Wentworth Avenues, and is an example of an American Chinatown, or ethnic-Chinese neighborhood. By the 2000 Census, Chicago Primary Metropolitan Statistical Areas has 68,021 Chinese. Chicago is the second oldest settlement of Chinese in America after the Chinese fled persecution in California.

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Located at 41.85 -87.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1912 establishments in Illinois, Asian-American culture in Chicago, Illinois, Chinatowns in the United States, Neighborhoods in Chicago, Illinois, Populated places established in 1912, Visitor attractions in Chicago, Illinois

Pacific Garden Mission

Pacific Garden Mission is a homeless shelter in the South Loop section of Chicago, Illinois, founded in 1877, by Colonel George Clarke and his wife, Sarah. It has been nicknamed, "The Old Lighthouse. " It is the oldest such shelter in Chicago. According to the PGM website, "Pacific Garden Mission is the oldest, continuously operating rescue mission in the country. " Among the converts to Christ from PGM's efforts are the famous evangelists Billy Sunday and Mel Trotter.

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Located at 41.86 -87.64 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: 1877 establishments, Buildings and structures in Chicago, Illinois, Christian fundamentalism, Landmarks in Chicago, Illinois

Cermak–Chinatown (CTA station)

Cermak–Chinatown is a station on the Chicago Transit Authority's 'L' system, serving the Red Line. The station is adjacent to Chicago's Chinatown neighborhood and contains many elements of Chinese culture in its architecture.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 41.85 -87.63 (Lat./Long.); Less than 2 km away
Tags: CTA Red Line stations, Railway stations opened in 1969

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