Insiders Photos: A Weekend in Chicago

W Chicago - Lakeshore and The Street Dreams Magazine crew spent a weekend last winter photographing their favorite spots in The Windy City. Here are a few shots from their weekend getaway in snowy Chi-Town.

Millenium Park - The Bean

1 Millenium Park The Bean
Also known as Cloud Gate, The Bean reflects an undulating view of Downtown Chicago that attracts people from around the world. Despite its shapely name, The Bean seems to change form with every fluctuation in light.

North Avenue Beach

2 North Avenue BeachNo city epitomizes the landlocked Midwest more than Chicago, but it still boasts a gorgeous waterfront along the shores of Lake Michigan. During the warm months, you’ll get great photos of the water and sand. During the winter, look out for sculptural blocks of floating ice.

Pedestrian Walkway of Outer Drive Bridge

3 PEDESTRIAN WALKWAY OF OUTER DRIVE BRIDG

Trump Hotel is a recent edition to Chicago’s historic skyline. Take a river tour to view buildings designed by Daniel Burnham, Mies van der Rohe and other titans in the city’s world-renowned architecture history.

See More insider photos from our Chicago Weekend on our W Tumblr page.

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