Posts tagged "Lake Shore Drive"

Ever wanted to ride your bike down the middle of Lake Shore Drive? Sign up for Bike the Drive!

Ever wanted to ride your bike down the middle of Lake Shore Drive? Sign up for Bike the Drive!
I know you’re already planning your very busy and exciting Memorial Day weekend, which is why I wanted to get to you early to recommend Bike the Drive. Hop on your bike the morning of Sunday, May 27 and enjoy the freedom of a completely car-less Lake Shore Drive. That’s right. The entire length of... Read more »

Native American trails running right through the city

Native American trails running right through the city
No matter how long I live in Chicago, I still find myself reaching for the GPS when venturing into unknown neighborhoods. Sure, I have the sense of direction of a blind giraffe, but it’s also because you never know when you’re going to approach one of those scary five-point intersections or a street that just... Read more »

Hard to believe that Lake Shore Drive wasn't always a pain....

Hard to believe that Lake Shore Drive wasn't always a pain....
I’m on Lake Shore Drive every day, and I often forget what a gorgeous drive it is…..that’s because I’m trying not to get hit by the bus taking up one and a half lanes and the mini van that doesn’t look before merging. Seriously, you should have to pass a class before you’re allowed on Lake Shore.... Read more »
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Did You Know, Chicago? Theater on the Lake

Did You Know, Chicago? Theater on the Lake
I drive along Lake Shore Drive every day, and just about every day I tell myself that I need to go to Theater on the Lake at Fullerton and the Drive. I’d heard something about how it was an insane assylum that became a theater, and, since that’s very strange, I decided to investigate: The building... Read more »