Oops, my regionalism is showing -- Chi-town (pronounced shy) is just another nickname for the Windy City aka the City of Big Shoulders and probably several more nicknames I can't recall just this second and will remember the moment I hit the send button. And, in all honesty -- I avoid the actual city as much as possible. There's /no/ sky -- just stacks and stacks of buildings 8( (i want to go home, i want to go home, i want to go home) <TAbbey /> > > hmmm, and I want out. All I can think is Comdex didn't last long > > enough for > > you to get the full Chi-town experience. > >Heh. Did have a shufty around that particularly >glorious area circa 2500 S but to be honest the >housing schemes look better than UK inner city >ones. > >I stayed at Clark/Diversey in Lincoln Park, tho' >-which as you'll confirm to the group is *much* >nicer. > >In any case, what's down in Chinatown that you can't >avoid visiting?