Chicago Traveler Blog

Chicago Traveler Blog

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.


Chicago's Waxwing Puzzle Company will make you feel like a kid again!

02/20/2014 | by

Who says we have to grow up? Not Waxwing Puzzle Company. Go back to simpler times and enjoy the rush of finding that first clue in the treasure hunt, or that feeling that comes when you’ve made a necessary alliance when all that seems to matter is that flag on the enemy line.


Chow Down with Chicago Dine-Around, Award Winning Chicago Dining Tours

02/03/2014 | by

Chicago Dine-Around provides a unique and interactive progressive dining tour that brings guests to some of Chicago’s best restaurants. Guests travel restaurant to restaurant on a coach bus where they learn interesting facts about Chicago en route.


Feel the Love with Romantic Things to Do and Places to Stay in Chicago

01/31/2014 | by

Romance is in the air, and with Valentine’s Day coming up Chicago’s list of date ideas is never ending. With the best things to do and places to stay, you’ll be seeing hearts this February 2014 during a romantic getaway to the Windy City. Find where to stay in Chicago for Valentine’s Day, and things to do while on vacation to take advantage of the romance of Chicago.


Two Warm Winter Ways to Wander Chicago with Chicago Detours

01/20/2014 | by

By Amanda Scotese, founder of Chicago Detours.


Explore the Windy City in Style with Steve’s Segway Tours in Chicago

01/14/2014 | by

With so much rich Chicago history waiting to be discovered, why not make it fun and explore the city by segway! Steve’s Segway Tours is the best way to explore the Windy City while learning about its incredible past. Steve Beier, owner of Steve’s Segway Tours, brings Chicago a unique and interesting way to visit attractions and learn about all the incredible things Chicago has to offer.