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Wild Onion Walks Chicago

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As you wander the streets and parks of Chicago, as you hear about its past or its present, the question arises: Why is that so? WOW Chicago exists for the curious, for the seeker, for those who want to get beyond the surface. WOW tours make you say...more
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Worked with Kevin for a half day tour of downtown Chicago with 50 teens in town for an FBLA Conference. He was AMAZING! My students loved him, he has a ton of energy, and knows the city so well. I would book with him again...More

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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Jennifer, You know that feeling, when you just mesh with a group of people? Well, that's the case with you and your amazing group of teens! Despite the delays, which were out of our hands, I am so glad that everything went well, and that...More

Reviewed November 3, 2018

Kevin is passionate about Chicago. He knows so much. He took us into buildings that make you catch your breath for their beauty. Here you are just walking by a buidling and then you step through the entry door and bam -- unbelievable "hidden" treasures....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Man, I get so stoked when I realize that I have had the amazing privilege of making a great impression for a guest, regarding the city that I love. So glad that you enjoyed yourselves and the tour. I look forward to walking some more...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

We took several walking tours with 3 different companies during our stay in Chicago. Kevin’s were by far the best. We toured the Loop and Lincoln Park with Kevin. His passion for the history of Chicago ... it’s people, it’s buildings and it’s events ......More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Rene, I feel blessed by your kind words. This type of review is why I do what I do! To be able to leave an impression that leaves my guests wanting more, is what it's all about. I look forward to your next visit, and...More

Reviewed October 25, 2018

We met Kevin for a wonderful walking tour of the building of The Loop. Kevin took us into buildings we would never have known about, showcasing the hidden beauty in so many buildings. Some of the interiors we saw were just jaw-dropping and Kevin's enthusiasm...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded November 5, 2018

Hi Cathi, Thank you for your kind review! I'm so glad you and Ian enjoyed your time in Chicago. I see that your other tours were stellar as well. All five reviews mean that Chicago left a strong impression on you both. I'm thrilled to...More

Reviewed October 18, 2018

I've been on tours of Prague, London, New York, Berlin, and Jerusalem, and Wild Onion Walks Chicago is world-class. Kevin is a passionate, native Chicagoan who gives you an insider's view of the Windy City. He weaves his tours of Chicago with true stories, mind-blowing...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded October 18, 2018

Thanks so much, Jim, for your enthusiastic endorsement! Had a great time exploring Rosehill Cemetery with you and Linda. I look forward to showing your in-laws around, in the future. Thanks again, Kevin

Reviewed October 8, 2018

I had the pleasure of walking around Chicago with Kevin a few days ago. He is a great guide - and his knowledge and love the city shines through. We went into many "hidden gems" that we would have overlooked without his tour. Looking forward...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

Randi, I am always humbled when I see my guests respond with a review that declares "best ever". It was truly my pleasure to spend my time sharing the city I love, with you and Paul. I too, look forward to touring with you again,...More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

We took this tour at the end of a 6 week trip that included Quebec, Paris. London and Boston. It was one of the highlights of the whole trip. Kevin is a wonderful tour guide, he walked us past many of the amazing buildings in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded October 9, 2018

WOW! To hear that our tour of the Loop was a highlight, in such a prestigious line up of other world class city's, is breathtaking! I am so glad to know that I exceeded expectations. Also glad you enjoyed the Berghoff. It will always be...More

Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you live in Illinois, or visiting this is a must tour. Went with a friend from Illinois into the city from the suburbs to do the tour. Well worth the trip. Amazing experience. Beauty of varied creative architecture.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 28, 2018

I love to take guided walks wherever I go when visiting a new place. This tour was by far one of the best tours I've ever been on. Kevin was such a knowledgeable guide. He has lived in Chicago his whole life and you can...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Hi Sue, So glad you and Bill enjoyed the tour! It was such a pleasure to share the sites along the Cultural Mile. Glad to know that the passion I have for this great city is a element that shines through on my tours. Hope...More

Reviewed September 17, 2018

Kevin was friendly enthusiastic and knowledgeable. Good mix of old and new sites in the Loop. We especially liked seeing the beautiful spectacular designs. Stained glass mosaics and iron work inside the old buildings. Exceeded our expectations.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Kevin D, Owner at Wild Onion Walks Chicago, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

When I see "exceeded our expectations", I want to jump for joy! That means I did exactly what I set out to do. I'm so thrilled that you both enjoy exploring the Loop. I hope to tour with you again, in the future! Kevin

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Hi Jeff, I'd love to show your family the Windy City! Do you have a date in mind, so I can check availability? Also, how many people? My rate would be $30pp. Thanks! Kevin
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