CHICAGO LINCOLN PARK TOUR - A Self-guided Pictorial Walking Tour

CHICAGO LINCOLN PARK TOUR - A Self-guided Pictorial Walking Tour

by Brad Olsen

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As Chicago's largest public park, Lincoln Park features a world-class zoo, an outdoor theater, a rowing canal, the Chicago History Museum, several beaches, lagoons, dozens of playing fields, and many famous statues.

Along with a myriad of recreational facilities, the Lake Michigan-fronting Lincoln Park includes a number of harbors for sail or motor boats, as well as public beaches. There are landscaped gardens, a zoo, the Conservatory, the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum, the Chicago History Museum, and the Theater on the Lake with regular outdoor performances during the summer. But as we explore deeper into the fabric of this amazing urban oasis we'll discover nature reserves, charming restaurants, and some of the best statuary found in Chicago. Let's explore the full width and breadth of Chicago's largest public park. Even lifetime Chicago natives will discover new aspects of the park in this comprehensive tour.

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BN ID: 2940012468376
Publisher: Visual Travel Tours
Publication date: 05/12/2011
Series: Visual Travel Tours , #192
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
File size: 6 MB

About the Author

Brad Olsen is a Contributing Editor for World Explorer magazine and has written several guide books. His seventh, “Sacred Places Europe: 108 Destinations,” was released in March, 2007. The second edition of \"Sacred Places North America: 108 Destinations\" was released in 2008 and won the \"Best Travel Guide for Planet Earth\" Award in 2010. Brad's commentaries have appeared on National Public Radio, CNN and the Travel Channel. He enjoys extended global travel (particularly to exotic locations), and public speaking on the subject of sacred places.

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