Chicago is one of my favorite American cities; even when winter is coming. Nicknamed the ‘Windy City’ for a reason, Chicago can dish out some pretty frosty weather, making even the local pigeons gather around fires just to keep warm. The famous Chicago River turns to ice. And the beloved Chicago Bean gets completely snow-capped.
Four years ago, an old high school classmate of mine invited me to St. Lucia via a Facebook message. Kim noticed I was a travel addict and told me I should come to her country and experience Carnival. I don’t think she expected me to buy a plane ticket that very same day, but I