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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.


Cheapest Things to Do in Chicago - Guide to the Windy City on a Budget

03/19/2014 | by

The Windy City is one of the top travel destinations in the USA, and with attractions such as Navy Pier, Willis (formerly Sears) Tower and world renowned tours it’s not a surprise. Rather than breaking out the big bucks, why not explore the city on a budget? Save the dough for the next trip.


How to Get Around Chicago When on Vacation

03/11/2014 | by

Chicago is one of those places you could visit a thousand times and still find things to do and enjoy unique and interesting experiences. If you don’t live locally, you probably flew in, and are now wondering how to get around in Chicago. Don’t miss out on any of the attractions that make the Windy City one of a kind, and use this guide to transportation in Chicago.


Laugh it up at the Lincoln Lodge - Chicago’s funniest comedy club!

03/05/2014 | by

Trying to find Chicago’s best stand up comedy show? Look no further than The Lincoln Lodge! Every Friday night The Lincoln Lodge puts on a show that have Chicagoans and Chicago travelers holding their sides - with some of Chicago’s funniest comics.


What to Do and Where to Stay for Saint Patrick’s Day in Chicago

02/26/2014 | by

It’s that time of the year - so get out your green gear and get ready to watch that lovely Chicago River shine with the color of the Irish. So, what exactly goes on during St. Patty’s Day in Chicago? Only a whole lot of fun - so find the best things to do and places to stay for this year’s famous celebration.