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Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago

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Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Chicago Riverwalk is a multi-use public space located on the south bank of the main branch of the Chicago River, extending from Lake Shore Drive and Lake Michigan to Lake Street. The Chicago Riverwalk contains bars, cafes and restaurants; small parks; boat and kayak rentals; a Vietnam War memorial; and other amenities. Its planned final extent is Wolf Point.
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  • We loved walking on the Chicago Riverwalk. There are numerous bars and restaurants along the way for you to enjoy dinner or a cocktail!  more »
  • On a nice day, this is a great place for a stroll. There are numerous restaurants along the way to get a meal or have a drink. Since it weaves under the Chicago River's numerous bridges, the...  more »
  • Love it, nice walk specially at night. Plus it is kinda safe at night where security and police circling around.
  • One of the best thing downtown Chicago!

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