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Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago

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Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
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The Chicago Riverwalk is a multi-use public space located on the south bank of the main branch of the Chicago River in Chicago, extending from Lake Michigan and Lake Shore Drive westward to Lake Street. The Chicago Riverwalk contains restaurants, bars, cafes, small parks, boat and kayak rentals, a Vietnam War memorial, and other amenities. Its final extent will be beyond Wolf Point Towers, northward to the planned Bally's casino near the intersection of Chicago Avenue and Halsted Street.
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  • a nice way to see the river, chill with a drink, or get a bite to eat, on a sunny day. flat and easy to walk. watch the boats and kayakers on the water 
    a nice way to see the river, chill with a drink, or get a bite to eat, on a sunny day. flat and easy to walk. watch the boats and kayakers on the water  more »
  • Nice area to stroll. There were loads of people walking their dogs. There were people smoking weed everywhere, I guess it's legal. Plenty of restaurants and bars. Plenty of places to sit on steps....  more
    Nice area to stroll. There were loads of people walking their dogs. There were people smoking weed everywhere, I guess it's legal. Plenty of restaurants and bars. Plenty of places to sit on steps....  more »
  • My wife and I stayed at the Westin on the River Walk during a recent stay in Chicago. We used the River Walk nearly every day our our 5 day stay. We also took an architectural boat tour along the... 
    My wife and I stayed at the Westin on the River Walk during a recent stay in Chicago. We used the River Walk nearly every day our our 5 day stay. We also took an architectural boat tour along the...  more »
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  • Amazing place
  • So much to do on the Riverwalk. There are places to eat and drink, but also areas to sit and relax. Enjoy the music and entertainment while enjoy the beautiful views of the city. We had so much fun!
  • Absolutely gorgeous. Súper cool at night.
  • A really good place for a walk but a little smelly and crowded. Keep your mask on 🙏🏻
  • Lovely

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