If you’re in the area, don’t miss this year’s Chicago Air and Water Show along the lakefront.
"2008 marks the 50th Annual Chicago Air & Water
Show, strong in tradition and assured the lofty position as one of the
world’s premier aviation events.
From simple beginnings as part of a "Family Day Celebration"
in 1959, the show has grown to the oldest and largest free admission
air and water exhibition in the United States. With audience numbers
reaching an average of 2.2 million annually, it is one of the largest
spectator events in the world"
To help you get around:
"Chicago is home to more than just jazz and deep-dish pizza. As you wind
your way through the Windy City keep track of your travels in the
Moleskine City Notebook Chicago. The Key Map summarizes the overall
city layout showing the sequence and location of the 16 zone maps. Map
of the subway system and list of stations plus the alphabetical street
index of the zone maps. Blank pages for jotting down notes and
recording your thoughts stories and memories. 32 removable sheets for
loose notes and exchanging messages. 12 translucent sticky sheets for
tracing your routes and sharing itineraries. A 96-page tabbed archive
for collecting everything that matters most and keeping it at your
fingertips. The first 6 tabs are printed; the others await your
personalization with the enclosed adhesive labels…"