12 Hours in Chicago | Illinois, USA Travel Diary

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I was in transit in Chicago for a fraction of a night and a steamy 36 degree (97 Fahrenheit) morning back in May โ€“ just enough time to wander a few blocks to Millennium Park and get a feel for this vibrant, big city. My next stop here needs to be for 10 days, not hours!

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Camera: iPhone 7 Plus
Date: May 2018

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  1. Chicago is a beautiful city Matilda! I hope you had a wonderful 12 hours time exploring the city.Happy New Year

    • Thank you! I was there overnight so I really only had about an hour in the morning ๐Ÿ˜‚ but what I saw definitely confirmed that I’ll be coming back! x

  2. yay! so glad you got to visit my city. Hope you liked the bits you saw. Enjoy your videos (all kinds) so much! ๐Ÿ˜€

    • Thank you so much! Can’t wait to go back and explore Chicago properly. I loved the little snippet I saw! ๐Ÿ˜„ x

  3. Mam, your videos are amazing and I request to you when you will visit India , make a video on the India tour.

    • +Matilda Haha no, I was kind of glad actually because the last time I visited Chicago was during Christmas and the Temperature was -18ยฐC. Coming from India, I am really used to the heat, though the occasional escape to a cold city is always pleasant!

    • Ohh that’s so nice to hear! Hopefully you didn’t feel the heat like I did ๐Ÿ˜ฑ Even as an Aussie who’s used to it, something about the heat amongst the skyscrapers makes it even worse! x

  4. I hope you’ll come back to Chicago and see more of the city, you saw a lot for the amount of time you were here but there’s so much more to it! It was cool seeing your perspective of it though, I’ve lived here for so long it felt like a breath of fresh air to witness new eyes seeing the city. Great video, thanks again!

    • Thank you Samantha! Absolutely, can’t wait to come back and spend a LOT more time there to explore the city properly ๐Ÿ‘ x

    • Thank you Lisa! The latest version would be my travel makeup bag video back in August… I swap products in and out all the time but that’s what I had with me for months away this year! ๐Ÿ‘ Updates coming in the new year x

    • Thank you Grace! Can’t wait to come back and see the city properly when I have more than one hour in the morning to walk around ๐Ÿ˜‚ x

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