Best Things To See and Do in Chicago, IL – What a Trip!

Posted by Nancy D. Brown

 My favorite tips and locations for visitors to Chicago, Illinois. The first place I take a visitor from out of town is to Millennium Park, Museum Campus and the Signature Lounge in the John Hancock Building.

When I crave Chicago cuisine, I turn to Giordanos, Gino’s East, Pizzeria Due or Lou Malnati’s […]

August 10th, 2009|Illinois, Travel, What a Trip|

Travel Blog Exchange (TBEX) Conference in Chicago, Illinois

Posted by Nancy D. Brown
Chicago photo by Nancy D. BrownI'm back from Chicago, Illinois after speaking about travel writing at BlogHer and attending the Travel Blog Exchange conference. TBEX '09 was organized by Debbie Dubrow, Kim Mance, Maren Hogan and a slew of behind the scenes volunteers and sponsors.
Jessie Voights at Wandering Educators put together […]

August 2nd, 2009|Blogging, Conferences and courses, Illinois|

Travel Writers Share Lost Luggage Tips

 With a heavy heart, I waited for the baggage claim carousel at O’Hare Airport to circle one last time. Surely my duffel bag would magically appear momentarily. Afterall, this was a non-stop United Airlines flight from San Francisco to Chicago. I had checked my luggage in two hours early. How could this be happening to me, […]