I arrived in Chicago on October 9, Thursday, just a few days before race day on October 12. My friends, Ton, Lit, Angel, and I stayed at The James Hotel, which I highly recommend for it’s clean, modern rooms, excellent service, and great location.
It was my first time in Chicago, which I learned later on didn’t get the Windy City nickname because of strong winds, but because, in the late 1800s, an editor once said that the politicians from there were full of hot air! Well, it was pretty chilly and windy and I absolutely loved it! (more…)