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Arabspring: Chicago is the 3rd most populous City in the US, after New York City and Los Angeles, with a amount of 2.7 million residents. Chicago was incorporated as a City in 1837, near portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River Watershed experience rapid growth in the mid 19th Century

In 2012, Chicago attracted 34.07 million domestic leisure travelers, 10.92 million domestic business travelers and 1.369 million overseas visitors.These visitors contributed more than US$12.8 billion to Chicago’s economy. In 2013, Chicago was chosen as one of the “Top Ten Cities in the United States” to visit for its restaurants, skyscrapers, museums, and waterfront

Translation: Dina Masry