Despite its well-earned reputation for having freezing, harsh winters, the cold weather ultimately leaves Chicago and is replaced by a very pleasant spring. This is a great time of year to visit the "Windy City". Tulips and cherry trees are starting to bloom and the days are pleasantly warm. No nicer place to go for a stroll than Chicago's famous Riverwalk or Millennium park.
Today's pics are some scenes from a springtime visit. We've another post on this website for those interested in reading and seeing more about Chicago -- click here for that.