Herb visits… Jackson Park

On our recent trip to Chicago we ate, drank, made merry, paid our annual visit to the Busy Beaver Button Museum and also found time to visit some of the city's wonderful parks. 

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Posted in Chicago, USA

Herb visits… Superdawg

 We have lost count of the number of times an enticing shopfront has lured us to an unsatisfactory experience. Happily the dancing hot dogs atop Superdawg are just the beginning of a treat which is as overwhelming for the eyes as it is the stomach.

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Posted in Architecture, Chicago, Food, USA

Herb visits… Busy Beaver Button Museum

At Busy Beaver they don't just make buttons* in their milions - round, square, metallic, oval - they love them too. Such is their devotion that the company's beautiful new building now houses its own button museum.

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Posted in Chicago, Museums, USA


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