St. Patrick’s Day is a holiday beloved by many, but it’s particularly special to Chicagoans. As a city with a vibrant Irish heritage—and an even more enthusiastic Irish-American population—Chicago is the perfect place to celebrate St. Paddy’s. From dyeing their iconic river… [Read More]
Chicago is one of America’s premier tourist destinations. With world-class museums, globally influenced dining, and luxury shops galore, Chicago attracts millions of travelers each year. While most folks visit in the summer due to a combination of school vacation and the ability… [Read More]
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]
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]
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]
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.
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]