Spotlight on the Magnificent Mile

No visit to Chicago is complete without exploring the Magnificent Mile. While most people think of a 13-block stretch of North Michigan Avenue as the main thoroughfare, the reality is the Magnificent Mile District is actually larger and is bordered by Randolph Street to the south, North Avenue to the north, Lake Michigan to the … Read more

August in Chicago

Summer is hardly over, and there are so many amazing things happening around Chicago this time of year. August is a busy month for sure with festivals and exciting events spanning arts, culture, food, and entertainment. Whether you’re in the mood to get your groove on, eat til your heart’s content or hop on a … Read more

Artsy Chicago

Art appreciation is in full force in Chicago. Enthusiasts need to look no further than this Midwest City, home to some of the finest museums in the world as well as high-profile shows, cutting-edge galleries, and eye-catching public works that are transforming plazas and parks. Whether you prefer classical works by the masters or more … Read more

Offbeat Chicago

Sometimes you want to see another side of the city—and not only the main tourist attractions. While Chicago may be famous for the Museums, Architecture, Magnificent Mile, Millennium Park, and Navy Pier, the destination also has a fascinating history full of stories, different perspectives, and famous personalities. For those who want to stray from standard … Read more

Family Time: Where to Take the Kids

Now that the kiddos are out of school, it’s time to start thinking of cool things for them to do during summer break. When it comes to exciting attractions and activities, Chicago is the ultimate playground for children of all ages. The city is a fantastic place for families to spend quality time, whether they’re … Read more