Your daily question ☕
Where’s the best place to travel for a summer weekend getaway from the city? Tell us why.
Reply to this email (please include your first name and where you live) and we might feature your answer in the next Afternoon Edition.
Yesterday, we asked you: What do you love about living in Chicago?
Here’s what some of you said…
“Almost everything. The food is great, the blues clubs are fantastic. We have Lake Michigan and some of the best hotels in the world. My hometown.” — Rita Carthans
“Chicago is very, very beautiful! The architecture here is amazing! The Chicago skyline is amazing! Our neighborhood parks and our Lakefront are amazing! Our museums, art galleries, music venues and cultural activities are amazing! And our food — amazing! — Beatrice C. Franklin
“I love the culture, the food, various activities and the different walks of life.” — Maurice Snell
“It is a melting pot! So many different cultures all living together. We have fabulous parks, and beaches. A free zoo. Many styles of architecture. We have alleys, so we don’t have to have garbage in front of our homes. We have an excellent transit system. We have a reliable source of fresh water. There is so much more positive than negative!” — Patricia McDonald
“The Lakeshore, the diversity, the neighborhoods and the opportunities it offers my children.” — Andrew Bell
“I love the energy here. The very many small and large businesses everywhere. The inspirational architecture. The delicious food. The diversity! The people. The CTA and metra. The sports! The feeling that you can be anyone or anything that you want to be.” — Julia Margaret
“Always something and anything to do. You get the best of the entire universe in one city.” — Kevin Brewer
“The culture, the South Side, the good people and the beautiful buildings each with a story to tell!” — Darryl Cotton
“I love the Lakefront It’s very soothing.” — Yoshinda Mitchell
“Definitely the people — everyone always seems to be so kind and caring and helpful.” — William Brian