Various parts of the downtown area

A view of the J Hancock from its base




One of the few buildings that survived the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. It's the Chicago Water Tower




The top of the Chicago Water Tower




A quaint firehouse a few blocks away from the Water Tower




Navy Pier from the west side of Lake Shore Drive




The Aon Building formerly known as Standard Oil Building




The Ferris Wheel at Navye Pier. The world's first was built here for the World's Columbian Exposition of 1893



Pictures taken on October 22, 2002