U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Happy Halloween!
Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Illinois > Chicago
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
Reply Start New Thread
 
Old 01-28-2011, 08:37 PM
 
Location: Between Las Vegas and Chicago
4 posts, read 8,193 times
Reputation: 13
Default Missing Chicago, Las Vegas Sucks!

I miss the snow, the fast pace, the rush, life, noise, the people. I miss hats! I'm thinking of moving back to a change of seasons. I can only think of one place to go; home, back to Chicago.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message

 
Old 01-28-2011, 08:38 PM
 
Location: Chicago
4,094 posts, read 1,145,347 times
Reputation: 688
How long have you been there? You might find that the city you left is much different than the city that welcomes you home.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-28-2011, 08:44 PM
 
Location: Between Las Vegas and Chicago
4 posts, read 8,193 times
Reputation: 13
I've been in Las Vegas for almost five years. I travel to Chicago most every summer, and I stay for a few months. I still love it and miss it so much. I was born and raised on the South Side. My status in life has been upped a bit. I don't have that kind of struggle anymore. Now that I've found this site, I'm missing it even more.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 01-28-2011, 08:52 PM
 
Location: Chicago
4,094 posts, read 1,145,347 times
Reputation: 688
I hope you get your wish soon.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-12-2011, 09:17 AM
 
Location: Between Las Vegas and Chicago
4 posts, read 8,193 times
Reputation: 13
My wish to move back home will soon be realized!
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-12-2011, 09:47 AM
 
Location: Chicago
4,094 posts, read 1,145,347 times
Reputation: 688
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deborah Kennedy View Post
My wish to move back home will soon be realized!
What neighborhood are you moving to?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-13-2011, 09:22 AM
 
4,899 posts, read 5,575,970 times
Reputation: 3102
Quote:
Originally Posted by Deborah Kennedy View Post
I miss the snow, the fast pace, the rush, life, noise, the people. I miss hats! I'm thinking of moving back to a change of seasons. I can only think of one place to go; home, back to Chicago.
While I could totally understand wanting to move back to Chicago from Las Vegas especially for the change in seasons, I'm kind of perplexed why you would miss "the fast pace, the rush, noise, and life" comparing to Vegas.

I mean its Vegas. Now, do you mean you miss the fast pace, rush, life, noise of people actually at work, during working hours? Then I can understand Chicago compared to Vegas. Anything outside residents at work during working hours, I would Vegas is more "24 hour"
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-13-2011, 11:09 AM
 
Location: Chicago
3,066 posts, read 3,148,167 times
Reputation: 1905
Vegas is only 24 in a certain area.

In chicago you got horns honking, people talking, vehicle noise in all areas.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-13-2011, 12:17 PM
 
4,899 posts, read 5,575,970 times
Reputation: 3102
Quote:
Originally Posted by Alacran View Post
Vegas is only 24 in a certain area.

In chicago you got horns honking, people talking, vehicle noise in all areas.
Only areas that are major places of employment. Most of Chicago is generally residential with business on the main drags that cater only to the people in that neighborhood. And that is most of Chicago.
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
 
Old 02-13-2011, 01:25 PM
 
Location: Chicago
3,066 posts, read 3,148,167 times
Reputation: 1905
Yeah, that still happens in residential areas.
Especially with all the street parking. Does LV even have street parking?
Reply With Quote Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


Reply
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:


Options
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2011 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram

Over $84,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > U.S. Forums > Illinois > Chicago
Similar Threads

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2014, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top