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Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago

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The Chicago Riverwalk is a continuous walkway along the south bank of the Main Branch of the Chicago River and beneath the iconic movable bridges. It begins at Lake Shore Drive and continues to LaSalle Street.

A variety of vendors from LaSalle to Lake Shore Drive will provide dining, education and recreational activities along the riverwalk.
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  • The Chicago Riverwalk is a great place to enjoy a beautiful day stroll. I have always felt very safe walking around and enjoying the amazing buildings.  more »
  • Here you can walk along the river and looking at the amazing architecture that can be found along it. There are cafes and restaurants along the river. Do you want to buy something to eat and drink, there is plenty of seating along the river.
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  • This is my go-to place in the summertime when the weather is nice Chicago is a beautiful city and there's no other place to be other than the Riverwalk.  more »
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  • I fell in love with Chicago during my visit in June that I've officially became a resident. I love jogging along the Riverwalk and people watching. Chicago is developing so quick that it's grown drastically since June. They are expanding the Riverwalk even further. Chicago lives up their nickname as The Windy City. Yet, it's still breathtaking and I don't mind layering up. Who doesn't love scarf and petticoat?
  • Walk along water bodies are meditational. I always enjoy Chicago riverwalk
  • Love the Riverwalk! Such a great addition to the city and already a "destination" spot! Lots of great restaurants!
  • The river walk is simply beautiful to take a stroll or to bike ride with family or friends or even by yourself.
  • Great place to walk. Nice scenery