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Chicago sits on the shore of this Great Lake.

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It was rather cold during my time in Illinois, but people still found it to be an excellent occasion to go for a swim.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 6 days ago
Micael F
Union, New Jersey
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Union, New Jersey
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

It was rather cold during my time in Illinois, but people still found it to be an excellent occasion to go for a swim.

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Hoffman Estates, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The lake is huge and gigantic. We can see many boats and crafts at one of side. The lake which as waves like beach. wow. different experience. The lake-shore is full of attraction from museums to aquarium to parks to navy pier. We can see many people on side of lake, taking pictures, drawing the pictures. It's an awesome view... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most people see Lake Michigan as they drive around the edge. Whether in Chicago on North Lake Shore Drive, or on South Lake Shore drive, or along streets like Sheridan Rd., as you go further north from the city limits. There are a lot of beaches along Chicago's Lakefront and some are certainly nicer than others. I always liked Oak... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2015

Since I see the lake almost every day, I'm amazed at how it never stays the same. The clouds, the waves, the mood of the body of water changes frequently. If you enjoy being beside water, then you'll be very satisfied.

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Cluj-Napoca, Romania
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015

Had one dinner booked on an amazing boat. Even if it was raining, the views are spectacular. The city opens up as you space out of it. Amazing city lights and beautifully distributed buildings. The tour took two hours and it was excellent. Make sure to spend some time on top deck of the boat, the views are breathtaking.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015 via mobile

It would difficult to capture experiences through words you would have there, lot to see lot to eat. If you enjoy sea food goto bubbagump. Also try boat ride in night.. Keep traveling !

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

When we first got to the lake, we were so surprised how big it was and to see so many people of different nationalities,,all enjoying this beautiful lake.people had Yachts, jet skis, paddle boarding, and just swimming..people were doing sand castles, burying family members in the sand,,,if you like the outdoors,this is the place for a family with kids.it was... More 

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Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2015

What can you say...It is hard to believe that Lakes can be this big. An amazing sight to behold. Really, there are oceans that aren't this big. I loved seeing the ships, yachts, and the boats.

Thank glhenry
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2015

We opted for a lunch cruise on Lake Michigan & opted to pay for an all inclusive lunch & drinks. There was an MC who welcomed us warmly & once he knew we were from Australia, that was announced to all on our deck & we were made to feel very special. Our drink & food waiters were equally attentive... More 

Thank Pat C
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

I live two blocks from the lake, and love it! I go as often as I can, whether for walking, sitting and praying, reading a book, talking on the phone, a jog along the water, or to just sit and gaze out at the water. It's lovely, it's peaceful, and it kinds transports you to nature, even though a few... More 

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