What’s New in Chicago 2019

Here are the brand-new openings and events in Chicago you need to know about in 2019. Start planning your Chicago vacation today!

New Exhibits at the Art Institute of Chicago

The Art Institute of Chicago is an iconic art museum, famous not only in Chicago but across the country for its cutting edge exhibits, unparalleled collections, and impressive programming. They frequently host rotating special exhibitions as a complement to their regular collections…. [Read More]

Best Hotels in Chicago 2019

In a bustling city like Chicago, there’s no shortage of lodging options to choose from. Whether you’re looking for high-end bespoke luxury hotels or a cozy, budget-friendly hostel, you’ll find plenty of places to stay in Chicago. Here are our top picks…

Where’s Hot in June?

If you and your family are looking for ideas about the best June vacations, check out the curated list below. We’ve put together a few suggestions for our favorite places to explore in June, with a note about just how hot the weather is this time of year.

Best Vegan Restaurants in Chicago

Chicago isn’t exactly famous for its veg-forward cuisine–after all, the city’s most popular culinary traditions are hotdogs, sausage-laden pizzas, and Eastern European meat-and-potatoes type meals. Fortunately for vegans, Chicago’s gastronomic landscape has shifted in the last decade or so. Now there are… [Read More]

Shoreline Sightseeing in Chicago

One of our favorite ways to explore Chicago is with Shoreline Sightseeing. A company that’s been operating entertaining and informative cruises in Chicago for three generations, Shoreline also has the city’s largest fleet and most experienced tour guides. Their engaging cruise options… [Read More]

Fun Things to Do in Chicago – The Ultimate Tourist Guide for Your Trip

The ultimate family visitor’s guide to fun things to do in Chicago.

Experience many of the popular attractions, museums, tours, and activities during your vacation.

Romantic Things to Do in Chicago – Valentine’s Day 2019 & More

Check out these fun ideas for romantic things to do in Chicago just in time for Valentine’s Day.

Make the most of your time in the city and check out a few of our suggestions for a romantic itinerary.

Getting Around Chicago – How to Get Around Chicago for Tourists

We’ve put together a helpful guide for getting around Chicago and surrounding areas during your vacation.

10+ Things to Do in Chicago When it Rains (Popular Indoor Activities)

Oh no! Is rain in the forecast?

Don’t worry – we’ve got plenty of ideas for fun things to do in Chicago when it rains.

Trust us, these indoor activities will keep you happy during your time inside.

360 CHICAGO Discount Tickets & Tips for Visiting

Make the most of your visit to the John Hancock Tower. 360 CHICAGO offers unparalleled views of Lake Michigan and the surrounding urban terrain.

Check out our helpful guide, packed full of ways to save on admission, tips for visiting, places to eat nearby, and much more.

Visiting The Field Museum – Discount Admission, Tips & More

Explore 460 billion years of natural history under one roof at The Field Museum, one of the top family-friendly attractions in Chicago.

With so many exhibits and iconic things to see, we put together a quick guide with tips, and ideas to help visitors get the most out of their trip to the museum.

Visiting Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower – Coupons, Discount Admission, Tips & More

We want you to make the most of your visit to Skydeck Chicago at Willis Tower.

Check out our helpful guide packed full of tips for visiting, ways to save on admission, other nearby attractions, and much more.

Things to Do in Chicago in Winter 2018 – December & January Activities & More

If there’s one city that’s mastered being able to handle copious amounts of snow while providing endless opportunities for fun, it’s Chicago.

Check out these popular things to do in Chicago in the winter, so you can make the most of your visit by adding a few of these popular attractions and fun holiday events into your vacation itinerary.

Best Chicago School Field Trip Attractions

From an excellent aquarium and a popular zoo to the broad selection of prestigious museums that can be found throughout the city, Chicago boasts plenty of top field trip destinations.

Top Museums in Chicago to Visit During Your Trip

Our local experts put together a list of top Chicago museums that you should consider adding to your vacation itinerary.

Whether you’re a history buff or an art-lover, these top museums in Chicago offer family entertainment and educational fun for all.

Thanksgiving in Chicago 2018 – Things to Do in November & More

You’ve got a nice long weekend coming up, so why not check out a few of these things to do in November.

Make the most of Thanksgiving in Chicago by including a few of these popular activities and fun events into your weekend itinerary.

Top 10+ Things to Do in Chicago for First Time Visitors – Must See & Do Attractions

Check out our picks for some of the most popular and top things to do in Chicago, especially for first time visitors.

Plan to visit some of these top attractions during your trip. We’re sure you and your family will have a great time.

Things to Do in Chicago in Fall 2018 – Attractions, Activities & More

Looking for some exciting things to do in Chicago in the Fall?

The long lines of the summer have liked subsided, and the crisp air is a refreshing change from the hot summer months.

Check out some of our favorite, hand-picked activities and events for things to do in Chicago in the fall.

Chicago Family Vacation Ideas – Attractions, Activities & Things to Do for Vacation

Be sure to visit a few of these popular tourist destinations during your upcoming Chicago family vacation.

Make the most of your trip by adding a few of these activities and fun summer time activities into your upcoming itinerary.

Things To Do in Chicago When it’s Hot Out

Looking for ways to beat the heat in the Windy City? Even though Chicago’s nickname implies that the breeze is always flowing, on a sweltering day that may not be the case. And while there are plenty of things to do in… [Read More]

Chicago Labor Day Weekend 2018 – 10+ Fun Things to Do in September

With Labor Day weekend fast approaching we wanted to put together a list of some fun activities and ideas for things to do in Chicago in September.

Make the most of your long weekend by including a few of these popular attractions into your itinerary.

10+ Things to Do in Chicago for Solo Travelers

Heading to Chicago solo? Check out our list of top things to do in Chicago for solo travelers. From museum-hopping to the best spots for iconic selfies, we’ve got it all.

360 CHICAGO vs SkyDeck Chicago: Comparing the Differences Between the Two Observation Decks

What’s the difference between SkyDeck Chicago vs 360 CHICAGO? Find out here. We compare the major differences between these 2 popular Chicago attractions.

10+ Free Things to Do in Chicago & How to Save on the Ticketed Attractions

Looking to mix in a few free things to do in Chicago during your vacation?

Then check out our suggestions for activities, places to see, and what to do between visiting the major tourist attractions.