Chicago Traveler Blog

Chicago Traveler Blog

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.


What to Do and Things to Do in Chicago this Spring 2014

04/14/2014 | by

Spring is a time of flowers, warmer weather (the Windy City is finally thawing out a bit), and incredible things to do outside. So leave the umbrella at the door and pack up those winter coats, because this spring is looks like a nice one! If you are wondering what to do in spring in Chicago look no further, we’ve got you covered.


Where to Get Bottomless Mimosa Brunches in Chicago?

04/11/2014 | by

Chicago Travelers looking for the best place to get mimosas on vacation can be a bit overwhelmed by all the options. Wondering where to get bottomless mimosa brunches in Chicago? Look no further.


15 Things You Probably Didn’t Know about Chicago - Facts about Chicago

04/01/2014 | by

Whether you call the Windy City your home base, or you have never had the chance to explore the incredible streets of Chicago there is ALWAYS something new to learn. From a mysterious past to a fascinating present, Chicago is always surprising us and keeping us on our toes. Here are a few facts that you might not have known about the famous Windy City:


Top 5 Romantic Date Ideas to Celebrate This Spring in Chicago

03/26/2014 | by

Love is in the air, spring has sprung, and now is the time to hold hands and meander down the lakefront trail. Don’t let the longer than usual cold weather deter you from snuggling up with a sweetheart, just grab a hot cocoa and enjoy the most romantic city there is! Spring is known to be the most romantic season, so enjoy a trip with a loved one.


Chicago Breweries You Can't Miss - A Goldmine of Spots with the Best Suds in Chicago

03/23/2014 | by

For individuals planning a trip to the city of Chicago—or for residents simply wish to diversify their knowledge of the social scene on offer—the best way to build an easy relationship with this charming metropolis is through its food and drink.