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Nov 2018

Feature Friday: Mario Cuadros

When he isn’t jet-setting around the world or playing fútbol, you’ll find Mario Cuadros with a camera in hand, deftly capturing the urban landscape of Chicago. Colombian-born and South Carolina-raised, Mario came to the city one ...
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30
Oct 2018

Barry Butler Photography: Bird's Eye View

Barry Butler's cityscape and landscape photography is loved and revered by proud Chicagoans everywhere. We worked with Barry to capture our vessels cruising along the Chicago River and lakefront from the birds eye perspective of a drone....
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18
Oct 2018

2018 Photo Contest Finalists - Voting Open!

Congratulations to our 2018 Cruise Chicago Photo Contest Finalists! It was fun to see the variety angles, subject matter and views captured from the 1,000+ entries. Sailboats, architecture, people, boats, trains, dogs; daytime, nighttime, twilight. Vote for...
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12
Oct 2018

Experience: LondonHouse

Take in the views while mingling with friends, sipping cocktails and enjoying small bites as you look out LondonHouse's floor to ceiling windows overlooking the Chicago River at Bridges Lobby Bar located on the 2nd floor. This iconic Chicago hotel...
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28
Sep 2018

Feature Friday: Diamond Gibbs

Meet Diamond, a deckhand for Chicago's First Lady Cruises who has been with the company for a little over a year and is currently part of the Senior Deckhand Program. A lifetime Chicago resident and self-proclaimed "foodie," Diamond knows...
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22
Sep 2018

Rehearsal Dinner Welcome Cruise

Get inspired for your next event with this unique, custom set-up for a welcome rehearsal dinner cruise. Guests were greeted at the dock by a weathered, wood hinged sandwich board setting the tone for the fun, casual evening ahead. ...
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