Observations on Train Travel

For my Christmas vacation, I rode the train from New York Penn Station all the way to my hometown train station in Alton, Illinois, which happens to be less than a mile from my parents’ house. The trip involved riding the Lake Shore Limited from NYC to Chicago and switching trains at Union Station.

fail trainAs you might guess, it was not a short trip. Continue reading

TheMidnightDiner Christmas 2013 Video Special

We’re happy to present our Christmas Special Video for 2013 from Hot Doug’s in Chicago, Illinois.

Jeff made a stopover in Chicago on the way from New York to his hometown of Alton, Illinois. We took the opportunity to compare hot dogs and awesomeness: