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Food Tours Not to Miss this Summer in Chicago

07/14/2014 | by

Chicago has many food tours for guests to enjoy. Featured here are six of the top ranked tours. Tongue in cheek, it is said that Chicago has four food groups: pizza, hotdogs, beer, and sweets. All of these can be enjoyed on many of these tours. There are tours for those who prefer more formal dining. Family friendly or adult only tours are available.


Things to do in Chicago When It's Raining

06/19/2014 | by

Everyone hopes for the best weather possible when you're on vacation, but when you plan your trip months (or weeks) in advance, you never know just how the weather is going to turn out!


Top Summer Attractions in Chicago

06/18/2014 | by

It’s always a good time to be in Chicago, but the summertime yields outside events and fun in the sun. Forget about winter and enjoy all of the outdoors attractions and the blooming gardens and parks.

Pack your bathing suit and cool off in the lake or in the famous fountain spouting water from its walls.


What to Do for Fourth of July weekend in Chicago?

06/09/2014 | by

If you are planning to celebrate the Fourth of July in Chicago, there are an abundance of activities to enjoy all weekend long. Where are the best places to watch fireworks in Chicago? Here's the list:


What to do when it's hot in Chicago - warm weather activities in the Windy City

05/27/2014 | by

Chicago welcomes thousands of visitors each year for a city that offers delicious eats and historic attractions.


What Are the Best Comedy Clubs in Chicago?

05/16/2014 | by

Visitors to Chicago can expect the very best in museums, entertainment, shopping and dining, and the level of quality comedic performances are no exception.


Chicago Chop House - The Tastiest Steak in the Windy City!

05/07/2014 | by

So what is the best steakhouse in Chicago, you ask? If you are looking for an old-school, traditional juicy steak cooked to perfection look no further than Chicago Chop House. Named by Chicago Magazine as one of the top 10 steakhouses, Chicago Chop House rarely disappoints the carnivores (and you know there are quite a few of them here) of the city.


Top Festivals 2014 in Chicago - Festival Season is Here!

04/30/2014 | by

Winter is FINALLY starting to wear off and warm up, which means festival season is upon us. We couldn’t be more ready. Bring in on, Chicago, from food festivals to parades! There is no better time than festival season in Chicago, so grab the kids and head to one the best upcoming celebrations the Windy City has to offer:


What is There to Do in Chicago When it's Raining?

04/25/2014 | by

So you’ve heard Chicago is the Windy City, but who said anything about it being rainy?! Well with wind comes rain, but that doesn’t mean a vacation to Chicago needs to be all hotel room… there are plenty of thing to do in Chicago when it’s gray and rainy! Spring in Chicago does seem to bring with it some spring showers, so enjoy our list of top things to do in Chicago in the rain.