At the same time, the creative team of Kun.uz, which is on a business trip in the United States, presents a photo collection of the sights of the world-famous Chicago, the third largest city of this country.
With a population of over 2.6 million, Chicago is the third largest city in the United States, after New York and Los Angeles. More than 9 million people live in the greater Chicago agglomeration. In addition, the central part of the city, where the offices of large companies are located, is the largest financial center in the United States after Manhattan.
The city is located on the western shore of Lake Michigan – in the state of Illinois, the weather is somewhat cold, dry and cold winds are often observed.
It is said that areas inhabited mainly by African-Americans are dangerous for tourists due to the bad crime situation. The main tourist areas are safe.
Chicago has well-developed public transportation, while the cost of living is much cheaper than in other major cities. After a great fire in 1871, Chicago was almost completely rebuilt, the first skyscrapers appeared in the city.
Serving more than 70 million passengers annually, Ohara International Airport is one of the largest and busiest airports in the world. According to various data, 58 million tourists came to Chicago in 2018.
Among the main attractions of the city, the place of tall buildings is important. These include the 110-story Wills Tower (with an observation deck on the 103rd floor), Grant Park, the Riverwalk, and many museums, parks, and theaters.
There is also a boat trip on the Chicago River, which flows through the city’s business center, for tourists. Since 1962, this river has traditionally been dyed green with harmless substances. Walking along such an unusual river among skyscrapers is not found anywhere in the world and will amaze any tourist.