Chicago, Illinois - The Chicago Greet - 2008 Trip
The Chicago Greeter program provides a free guide to visitors to tour a neighborhood chosen from a list. There are also theme tours. The guide provides history and context for the neighborhood over a two to four hour time period. The program provides a mass transit pass and all travel to and around the neighborhood is on public transportation and foot. Taking a tour guided by a Chicago Greeter is a fun and interesting way to explore a particular neighborhood and spend time with someone familiar with Chicago.