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5 Chicago Guilty Pleasures You Shouldn't Feel Guilty About

09/22/2014 | by

We all have our guilty pleasures, don't we? Sugary, fatty foods, reality television, trashy romance novels. We all indulge, and there's nothing wrong with that. Luckily for us though, Chicago has some of the most satisfying guilty pleasures out there that surprisingly lack a lot of guilt (or at least are well worth it!).


Sky's the Limit: 10 Best Views of Chicago's Infamous Skyline

09/16/2014 | by

Chicago is one of the biggest cities in the United States and is also one of the most beautiful. The Windy City is home to the Chicago Bears, the deep dish pizza, and boasts one of the most beautiful skylines in the country. You can’t help but be impressed at the sight of the soaring Willis (Sears) Tower and the distinctive CNA Plaza.


Eat Your Way Through Chi-Town - Food Tours in Chicago to Make Even the Pickiest Foodie Swoon

09/09/2014 | by

Chicago is one of the coolest cities in the world. It has a modern metropolitan vibe, an exceedingly rich cultural history and tons of classy attractions and things to do that tourists from all over the world can't get enough of.


10 Reasons We Love Baseball Season in Chicago

09/04/2014 | by

Spring is here, and with that brings America’s favorite past time! Chicago is lucky because we get not one, but two baseball teams to cheer on every baseball season. Of course, most people don’t cheer for the White Sox and the Cubs, but we get double the action all season long, and two teams bring in more Chicago Travelers than just one would!


Best Museums in Chicago

08/26/2014 | by

Chicago is one of the most historically rich cities in America and its wide variety of museums reflect that! Chicago museums are a reliable year-round way to enjoy this great city on your next vacation.


15 Things to Do Before Summer Ends in Chicago

08/21/2014 | by

Summer is quickly coming to a close and with it, the end of enjoying Chicago’s unbeatable weather. Before things are closed and packed up until next year, here are 15 things you need to do to truly enjoy all that Chicago has to offer outside.


What's Going on Over Labor Day Weekend in Chicago

08/06/2014 | by

Labor Day marks the official end of summer, but it doesn’t have to be the end of the party. No other city does the Labor Day weekend like Chicago. So grab your flip flops, your friends and enjoy a fabulous weekend full of music, food and fun!


Guide to Chicago Air and Water Show 2014

07/28/2014 | by

Event Information

Visitors to the Windy City as well as local residents can enjoy the annual Chicago Air and Water Show, held on August 16th through August 17th, 2014.


Best Restaurants for a Hangover Breakfast in Chicago

07/24/2014 | by

While a trip to Chicago sounds like all fun and games, there are a few things you need to keep in mind here to prevent needing a vacation day on Monday instead of going back to work post-vacation. For starters, be sure to pack sun screen and shades in the summer. The temperatures can get brutal here and the summer sun has no mercy anywhere you go.