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07/15/2011

What can I do in Chicago in half a day?

Arrive in Chicago at 16:30 by train

Chicago from the train

Visit the giant Jelly Belly

The giant Jelly Belly

Take a picture of my reflection in the bean

My reflection in the big bean

Walk around the city

Chicago

My friend Carrie told me that this fountain is the one that appeared at the beginning of the opening credits of "Married with children", does anyone remember it? :)

Carrie and I

Photograph curious things, like what appears to be a 3-storey-tall suffocated Marilyn Monroe

Work in progress!

Go to one of the tallest buildings (with a bar on the 96th floor)...

Bar on the 96th floor

and get some drinks

Carrie with her Mango drink and I with my Blueberry mojito!

and take some pictures

Chicago

North part of chicago

that's me :)

that's me :)

Take a picture to the pier...

Pier

and then go visit the pier!

Pier

Take more pictures of the city

Chicago

For dinner, order Chicago's legendary deep dish pizza! :P

Chicago's legendary deep dish pizza!

And, by midnight, find the work completed!

Marilyn Monroe, Chicago

Chicago has a new attraction! and it was nice to be one of the first persons to see/appreciate it.

It was a good half day :)

Marilyn Monroe, Chicago

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que lindas fotosss echi!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! que lindo tu blog!!!!!
te extrañooooo!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
tenes una super nueva cámara, no???

miles de besosssssss!! que segas pasándola super bomba! ;)

Buenazo Chukal! :D y que bueno que hayas podido verla a Carrie :) y que bueno que puedas volver... con el perro ayer fuimos a ver la pelicula "8 minutos antes de morir" (muy buena dicho de paso), y ocurre en Chicago... no podiamos creer lo liiiiinda que se ve esa ciudad desde el cielo... muy copada! hermosa... espero que la puedas volver a disfrutar tan bien como este medio dia... ;) un beso y abrazo enooorme! nos vemos! te quiero muchoooo :D

Me acuerdo de la fuente!!!!! jajaja que después se ponía verde!!
Muy lindo Chicago!!
Besossssss

ahi esta, ya me dejo comentar... buenisimas las fotos echi!!! auqnue las piernas de esa marylin me dan miedo, jajaj

Its really great clllcetion of photos and love to be around this place after fun day trips from la

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Ezequiel Coeli Canobbio

My name is Ezequiel Coeli Canobbio, I am from Argentina, where I have lived all my life. I have studied Film and Television at the National University of Córdoba, and I simply love filming and editing. I worked for a TV show for almost two years and I have also filmed different events (including the most important Tango festival in Argentina that takes place in La Falda, my hometown).

I met CIEE in 2007 when my twin brother and I decided to participate in the Work & Travel program. We went to work to Taos, New Mexico (USA), and we had an amazing experience. So much so that we decided to repeat it the following year, and it turned out to be even more amazing! We met loads of wonderful people, got the chance to visit different places, and learned a lot. Now I have the opportunity to keep traveling around the U.S. while doing what I love the most: filming, taking pictures and telling the CIEE story. I won't have my twin brother beside me to share this experience with, but I will have the pleasure to share it with all of you through this blog. Hop in!