Historic Landmarks in Chicago

Chicago is one of the most modern cutting-edge urban areas in the United States. However, like all modern cities, it only became that way over a long period of time during which a rich and interesting history was developed. You may go to Chicago today to see modern Broadway shows and to eat at the […]

Top Landmarks in Chicago

Chicago is such an historic city that even if you live in the city it’s difficult to view all of the landmarks. Your best bet is to select the landmarks that most interest you from our list of the most popular locations.

Museums in Chicago

Chicago is known as The Windy City for a reason. It’s not always pleasant to be outside in Chicago but that doesn’t deter many people from visiting the area, even during the winter when the cold is harsh. If you find yourself spending a vacation in Chicago on a day that it’s just not nice […]

Family Attractions in Chicago

Chicago is one of those hidden secrets as it’s a great big city with a lot of heart and loads of things to do but somehow it always seems to get overlooked. If you’re looking for a place to take the family for a weekend give Chicago a try, I guarantee you won’t be disappointed.

Chicago Adler Planetarium – Travel Photo of the Moment

The Travel Photo of the Moment is of Chicago Adler Planetarium The Adler Planetarium & Astronomy Museum, located in Chicago, Illinois, was founded and built in 1930 by philanthropist Max Adler. Declared a national historic landmark in 1987, the Adler Planetarium is one part of Chicago’s Museum Campus, along with the Shedd Aquarium and the […]

Romantic Destinations in Chicago

Chicago may be known as the windy city but rather than thinking of it as frigid, think of it as a great place to snuggle with your loved one, or think of it as the city blowing you a big kiss. But whatever you think, when you think of romance you should think of Chicago. […]

Detroit Golf Courses

It’s the middle of summer and the living is easy in southeast Michigan. The days are hot and dry–but not too hot. The fairways are manicured and the greens are a lush velvet. In short, it’s a perfect time to play golf in and around the “Motor City.” There are literally hundreds of courses, both […]

Best Places to Shop in Chicago

Chicago is one of the best cities in the United States for shopping. You get big city fashions at Midwest prices, meaning it’s the best of both worlds. If you’ve got a little extra cash now this is the perfect time to hit the shopping hot spots in Chicago as retailers are dropping prices to […]

Sightseeing in Chicago

Chicago is a great city to visit whether you’re going with your family, a romantic interest or by yourself. There is so much to do in the city that you’ll find yourself wanting to come back time and time again to see the sights you’ve never seen before and revisit the ones you enjoyed the […]

Planning a Weekend Getaway to Chicago

Chicago is an excellent destination if you’re looking for a weekend getaway. It is the third largest city in the United States and packed with so many exciting activities and adventures that there is something for everyone.

Fine Dining in Chicago

When people think of fine dining in the United States they typically think of New York and LA and sometimes Las Vegas but if you split the difference and head to Chicago you’ll probably get one of the best meals of your life. Chicago is actually a Mecca for fine dining and top chefs, so […]

Nightclubs and Nightlife in Chicago

Chicago is a great city if you’re in the mood for some nightlife. The Windy City is full of incredible bars and nightclubs which can fit almost any type of partier.

Visiting Navy Pier

One of the favorite activities for tourists in Chicago is visiting Navy Pier, attracting more than 8 million visitors every year. Navy Pier was designed for shipping and recreation in 1916, and has grown to be a well-known entertainment center. Navy Pier has had a fascinating history, hosting soldiers during World War I, New Deal agencies […]