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Day 5, 6: Back on the Road

Chicago was beautiful.  The weather was cool, and the wind off the lake did not disappoint.  I checked out the Shedd Aquarium and the beluga whales and dolphins put on a show.  I saw the lake, and the city, and hung out with my nieces and nephew and older brother…

Heron, Lake Carlyle, Carlyle, IL

I loke Herons and Egrets. This bird is Heron, I think. If you know better, then feel free to correct me. I’ve not yet been able to capture a really good photo of one in the wild, but I’m going to some day.