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Topic: Michigan Avenue (Chicago)


  
  Michigan Avenue (Chicago) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Michigan Avenue is a north-south street in Chicago.
A portion of Michigan Avenue North of the Chicago River is referred to as the Magnificent Mile, or sometimes simply the Mag Mile.
Michigan Avenue Bridge, the beginning of the Mag Mile.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Michigan_Avenue_(Chicago)   (649 words)

  
 Geology along Michigan Avenue, Chicago
The Michigan Avenue Bridge (1918-1920) is a double-leaf trunion bascule bridge with two traffic decks, the lower one is currently closed to vehicular traffic due to the North Michigan Avenue Reconstruction Project.
The Michigan Avenue Bridge and the Wacker Drive Esplanade are Chicago Landmarks.
The flow of the Chicago River was reversed in 1900.
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 Magnificent Mile Chicago: guide to North Michigan Avenue's shops, restaurants, entertainment and culture
Stretching from the Chicago River to Oak Street, Chicago's Magnificent Mile is the epitome of urban activities.
Chicago was the original home to Milton Hershey’s discovery of the machinery he would later use to build his chocolate empire.
The first large office building built north of the Chicago River, its always white façade was featured in the 1957 sci-fi film “Beginning of the End,” where it was attacked by giant grasshoppers.
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 Chicago Shopping: Magnificent Mile - Dream Town Realty's Windy City Guide
If you're looking to stay near the Magnificant Mile during a visit to Chicago, there are over 50 hotels in the area to house visitors.
The street is lined with trees and has additional greenery to add to its appeal.
It was one of the few buildings to survive the Great Chicago Fire.
www.dreamtown.com /chicago-guide/shopping/magmile.html   (311 words)

  
 Chicago's Amazing Michigan Avenue - Great Things to Do from the Omni Chicago Hotel All Suites
Watch the Chicago Cubs at one of America’s oldest, smallest and best-loved stadiums, Wrigley Field.
Chicago is home to some fabulous jazz venues like Andy’s Jazz Club, The Back Room and Joe’s Be Bop Café and Jazz Emporium.
Chicago is home to a vital, vast and varied Theatre District where you can enjoy everything from traveling Broadway hits to experimental theatre.
www.omnihotels.com /FindAHotel/Chicago/LocalInformation/ThingsToDo.aspx   (612 words)

  
 Westwind Capital Partners | Acquisitions | 444 North Michigan Avenue   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chicago, IL 444 North Michigan Avenue is in the center of Chicago's business, entertainment and shopping districts.
In addition, the financial and government centers in Chicago's Loop are a short walk from the building.
The 36-story building, overlooking Lake Michigan, the Chicago River and the Magnificent Mile, offers unique access to the finest hotels, restaurants, shops and business services in Chicago.
www.westwindcapital.com /acquisitions/444_michigan/main.html   (77 words)

  
 The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Discount Hotel Rooms at Orbitz
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Boasting Chicago's best address in the heart of downtown, The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago is on Magnificent Mile just across the street from Bloomingdale's and the upscale shops of Water Tower Place.
With a prestigious address on Michigan Avenue in the heart of the famed Magnificent Mile, the Omni Chicago Hotel exudes the luxury and sophistication one expects from a Four-Diamond, Four-Star hotel.
www.orbitz.com /hotel-info/IL/WI-CONTI.html   (585 words)

  
 North Michigan Avenue (Chicago)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chicago's grandest avenue and one the great streets of the world, North Michigan Avenue includes the Magnificent Mile and a five-block section in the Loop.
North Michigan begins on the western edge of Grant Park, and shifts course twice very slightly - at the bridge and by the Water Tower - before merging with North Lake Shore Drive at its northern end.
North Michigan Avenue is connected with South Michigan Avenue.
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 North michigan avenue chicago illinois   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Chicago, Illinois...
The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago in Chicago, Illinois
chicago s essex inn is an intimate and informal hotel located in the heart of downtown on michigan avenue.
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 Dowtown Chicago Michigan Avenue Hotels: Radisson Chicago Hotel & Suites
Located adjacent to Michigan Avenue and within walking distance to Lake Michigan, John Hancock Tower, Navy Pier, American Girl Place, and many other attractions, the hotel offers incomparable access to the best of downtown Chicago.
We're located in the heart of Chicago's Magnificent Mile, which will soon be decorated and lit up for the shopping season.
Chicago is a great place to hold meetings and conferences.
www.chicagohotelandsuites.com   (384 words)

  
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This January, a dozen Columbia College Chicago arts and media students will be earning three credit hours in Humanities in a cultural adventure in Shanghai.
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From October 27, 2006 through January 6, 2007, the Museum of Contemporary Photography will exhibit two photographic series by An-My Le, in which the artist explores the conflicts that bracket the last half-century: the war in Vietnam and the current war in Iraq and Afghanistan.
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 The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Chicago HOTEL
The prestigious north Michigan Avenue address of the Westin Hotel Michigan Avenue in Chicago, Ill., lands guests across from the John Hancock Center and Bloomingdale's, one block from Water Tower Place and four blocks from Lake Michigan.
The 28-story Westin Hotel Michigan Avenue welcomes guests to an elegant open reception lobby flanked with marble columns, wood floors and a grand spiral staircase.
Guestrooms at the Westin Hotel Michigan Avenue are decorated with dark wooded furniture and combine the comforts of pillow-top mattresses and complimentary bath amenities with cable television and an in-room snack center.
www.hotelsrates.net /hotel/the-westin-hotel-michigan-ave-1285057.html   (482 words)

  
 The Magnificent Mile - Feel Magnificent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
With four shopping centers, world-renowned boutiques and locally acclaimed designers, Chicago's Magnificent Mile area is a shopper's paradise.
Once refreshed, take some time to see Chicago's famous skyline from a birds-eye view, or catch a star at any one of the theater performances in area venues.
You'll undoubtedly find you can't squeeze all the fun into one day, so plan to spend a night, a weekend, or an entire week exploring the Magnificent Mile at one of our exceptional hotels.
www.themagnificentmile.com   (154 words)

  
 Westin Michigan Avenue|Chicago - Read the OpenView on Westin Michigan Avenue - know what the web knows about Westin ...
The Westin Michigan Avenue, in Chicago, is a 3-and-one-half star Westin.
Also nearby: Art Institute of Chicago, Chicago School Of Professional Psychology, and Mundelein College Loyola Univ.
The Michigan Avenue location is perfect for shopping, especially in winter, as the major malls are steps from the door.
www.openlist.com /hotels-view-westin_michigan_avenue.htm   (726 words)

  
 Westin Michigan Avenue, Chicago, IL
In the heart of downtown, The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago is located on the Magnificent Mile just across the street from Bloomingdale's and the upscale shops of Water Tower Place.
Luxurious accommodations at The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago feature direct-dial telephones with voice mail, fax and data ports, remote-control color TVs with in-room movies on command.
Westin Michigan Avenue has a sauna, massage service and a fitness center.
www.chicagoreport.net /chicago/the-westin-michigan-avenue-chicago.htm   (174 words)

  
 eBay - michigan avenue ..., Postcards Paper, Photographic Images items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Michigan Avenue Big Rapids Michigan 1940 Real Photo
Michigan Avenue looking North from Grant Park, Chicago
Michigan Avenue, 1951 by Wallace J. Gordon (2005)
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 The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago Chicago Illinois
At day's end, unwind with a sauna or massage in the WestinWORKOUT® Powered by Reebok Gym, then sample contemporary favorites at The Grill on The Alley.Net High Speed Internet Access is available in all guest and meeting rooms.Special ConditionAs of December 19, 2005, the hotel will be 100% non-smoking.
Turn left onto Michigan Avenue and travel north approximately 9 blocks to Delaware.
Travel east on Ohio for approximately 9 blocks to Michigan Avenue.
www.sun-herald.com /hotel/hotelinfo/36034.html   (397 words)

  
 Chicago's First Lady on Centerstage Chicago - Chicago's First Lady : Michigan Avenue & Chicago River, Chicago, (312) ...
Chicago's First Lady on Centerstage Chicago - Chicago's First Lady : Michigan Avenue & Chicago River, Chicago, (312) 902-1500, Travel & Tourism, Cruises, Tours - Chicago City Life in Chicago, Illinois
The official boat tour of the Chicago Architecture Foundation, this is the place to learn about more than 50 of Chicago's glorious buildings.
Step aboard Chicago's First Lady or Chicago's Little Lady, take your pick of sunny or air-conditioned seats, and, if you'd like, purchase a beverage or snack.
centerstage.net /other/chicagos-first-lady.html   (224 words)

  
 The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago Hotel - Chicago - The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago Hotel Reviews - TripAdvisor
The hotel is very central, Michigan Avenue is at your feet, you can easily walk to River North, and you can catch a cab to Lincoln Park without having to snail your way through the Michigan Avenue stoplights....
The hotel has a great location on the northern end of Michigan Avenue.
Check out our Chicago, Illinois weekend itinerary for a weather forecast and hotel and attraction suggestions.
chicago-hotels.tripadvisor.com /Hotel_Review-g35805-d87657-Reviews-The_Westin_Michigan_Avenue_Chicago-Chicago_Illinois.html   (942 words)

  
 South Michigan Avenue (Chicago)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The name "South Michigan Avenue" evokes an image of old Chicago...
In reality South Michigan is much longer than the Grant Park streetwall it is best known for, extending all the way down the South Side of the city.
South of the Loop the street is experiencing a burst of residential development.
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 Westin Michigan Avenue, Chicago Hotels - Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago Hotels Reviews - IgoUgo   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
This is the older of the two fine Westin properties in downtown Chicago (the other is the Westin River North, near the Chicago River).
The hotel is immensely popular with shopping vacationers and with professional sports teams who are traveling to Chicago for games.
The guest rooms have the usual amenities like minibar, coffee maker, iron and ironing board, and the star of the show, the Heavenly Bed.
www.igougo.com /travelcontent/JournalEntryLodging.aspx?entryID=10816   (501 words)

  
 Welcome to the Seneca Hotel
The Seneca Hotel and Suites is an intimate escape, just a block off Michigan Avenue…Chicago’s Magnificent Mile.
The Seneca is exceptional for all that Chicago has to offer.
Whether you’re planning a vacation, weekend getaway, or a business or convention trip, The Seneca Hotel and Suites is the place to be…in Chicago.
www.senecahotel.com   (125 words)

  
 Chicago Hotels On Michigan Avenue & Downtown Attractions Guide—InterContinental   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Sports enthusiasts won't want to miss the Cubs at Wrigley or the Bears at Soldiers Field, both of which are among the grandest old stadiums in sports.
As one of the preeminent North Michigan Avenue hotels, we provide a relaxing destination—guaranteed to increase productivity and impress colleagues and clients.
Book your reservations at this four-diamond Chicago hotel on Michigan Avenue online today for the Lowest Internet Rate Guarantee.
www.icchicagohotel.com /location/local_attractions.cfm   (317 words)

  
 Chicago, Illinois - The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Hotel, Motel, Lodging   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Chicago, Illinois - The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Hotel, Motel, Lodging
United States > Illinois > Chicago > The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago
Chicago O'Hare International Airport - 21 Miles; Chicago Midway Airport - 16 Miles; Chicago Miegs Field Airport - 2 Miles
www.roadsideamerica.com /hotels-motels/hotelinfo/36034.html   (512 words)

  
 Michigan Avenue - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Michigan Avenue in Chicago looking south from Congress Plaza.
In Detroit, Michigan Avenue is one of five major avenues (along with Woodward, Grand River, Gratiot and Fort St.) planned by judge Augustus Woodward in 1805 that extend from downtown Detroit in differing directions.
In most place the road is still there, and is named either
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Michigan_Avenue   (366 words)

  
 The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago
Special Condition As of December 19, 2005, the hotel will be 100% non-smoking.
Chicago, Evanston, Oak Park, River Forest, Lincolnwood, Skokie, Elmhurst, Arlington Heights, Elk Grove, Des Plains, Schiller Park, Rosemont, Glenview, Oak Brook, Wheeling, Schaumburg, Naperville, Hammond
Property Amenities - The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago
www.hotels-rates.com /hotels_reservations/property/36034   (493 words)

  
 Downtown Chicago Hotel: Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel
Discover a downtown Chicago hotel soaring 46 stories into the city skyline and boasting contemporary, yet comfortable accommodations at the Marriott Downtown Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotel.
Situated on Michigan Avenue s Magnificent Mile among world-famous shopping, restaurants, and entertainment, this luxurious Chicago, Illinois hotel is also within walking distance to the Navy Pier, American Girl Place, Theater and Museum Districts, as well as many other top Windy City attractions.
Experience a downtown Chicago hotel Beyond Magnificent at the Chicago Marriott Downtown Magnificent Mile.
marriott.com /property/propertypage/CHIDT   (330 words)

  
 Westin Chicago Hotels: The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago - Hotel Rooms at westin.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
The Westin Michigan Avenue Chicago is on the Magnificent Mile across from Bloomingdale's and the upscale shops of Water Tower Place.
The waterfront, Grant Park and Navy Pier are minutes away or venture into the Loop to take care of business.
The Westin Michigan Avenue has 751 guest rooms including 23 suites, each with a marble foyer and large marble bathroom.
starwoodhotels.com /westin/property/overview/index.html?propertyID=1030   (284 words)

  
 The Westin Michigan Avenue Hotel - Chicago - Unbiased Reviews - TravelPost.com
It was in a good location near lake for a morning run and on Michigan Avenue where all the major stores were located.
The pillows and sheets were high quality and comfortable to help you sleep well.
I would definitely make it a point to stay at the Westin during future trips to Chicago.
www.travelpost.com /hotels/The_Westin_Michigan_Avenue/h39808   (841 words)

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