If I had human wings, I'd live in Chicago (specifically for the skyscraper views)
If I had wings (more like a bird, not an angel, because I may/may not have a halo, as I've "heard"), I'd definitely live in Chicago. The skyline always gets me but, from an aerial perspective, it's mind-blowing and insanely commanding.
Today, fashion influencer Ian Michael Crumm and I boarded CHE Tours (Chicago Helicopter Experience) for a 15-minute helicopter ride in the Windy City. The pilot flew us along the shore, and we observed the iconic skyline from a distance (but also veered pretty close on the way back for the money shot). A sunset tour (highly recommended!) is less than $200, and photographers basically freak out over this one (hint: the most photographic tour).
The last time I flew above Chicago was in an all-glass (!!!) helicopter, but this time around was equally thrilling with the bird's-eye view of Wrigley Field, the beaches and, of course, the numerous high-rise towers. Also, Ian and I had the flight all to ourselves, which definitely made it feel pretty VIP with the VIP (Very Important Pilot). Anyway, let's all take a moment to appreciate helicopters... they get little love!
You definitely have to book a helicopter CHE when you're in Chicago... I mean, no filter with these photos.