I was now entering states that I'd been to twice before. The only new states I added to my "Total States Visited" list were Idaho, Montana, South Dakota and Minnesota.
We were also now entering Toll Country.
We left a little later this day because we wanted to get to Chicago in the mid-morning, after rush hour. This is a rest area and restaurant over the highway.
Plane coming into O'Hare International Airport.
First glimpse of ChiTown.
I think this is the John Hancock Tower that my dad took me up in when we had a 5 hour layover between trains, on the trip home from Milwaukee in 1980.
Where the Chicago White Sox play.
We lost our final hour when we crossed into the Eastern Time Zone between Illinois and Indiana.
I bet this company's business was booming this summer with the horrible heat and humidity the midwest experienced!!
I didn't see any planes making this X in the sky but I thought it was pretty cool.
Where I-80 and I-90 become one.