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7 Romantic Things to Do in Chicago

Looking to plan a romantic getaway with your sweetheart? We compiled a list of 7 romantic things to do in Chicago. Enjoy!

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Visit SkyDeck Chicago

Looking to make your Chicago vacation more exciting? Take a ride to the top of the world-famous Willis Tower and explore SkyDeck Chicago. The observatory deck of the building formerly known as the Sears Tower is located exactly 1,353 feet above ground… [Read More]

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Things to do on Father’s Day in Chicago

Father’s Day is getting closer by the day. Do you know what you’re going to do with Dad? A visit to the Windy City to check out some of the top Chicago attractions could be exactly what the doctor ordered. Normally you… [Read More]

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2012 Taste of Chicago Festival

Summer is all about mouth-watering seasonal food and outdoor family fun. As usual, Chicago is turning up the heat with the Taste of Chicago, “A 4-Star Feastival of Food and Fun.” The famous Taste of Chicago is the world’s largest food festival,… [Read More]

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The Amazing Life of Jellies at Shedd Aquarium

It seems impossible that any animal could survive without blood, bones, or brains. Yet jellyfish have been gliding through the oceans for millions of years without any of these three “essentials.” In fact, the body of a jellyfish is 95% water! The… [Read More]

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The Best Chicago Family Attractions

One of the great things about Chicago as a vacation destination is that there are endless things to do for travelers of all ages. The dozens of state-of-the-art museums and renowned landmarks are fun for kids and parents, and family-friendly hotels and… [Read More]

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10 Cool Things to Do in Chicago in the Summer

If you’re going to be in or around Illinois any time over the summer you definitely want to check out some or all of these 10 cool things to do in Chicago: Go On a Few Bicycle Tours What better way to… [Read More]

Where Did Sears Tower Go? It’s Now the Willis Tower!

“I can’t find Sears Tower.” It may sound crazy to say about one of the tallest buildings in the world, but we’ve been hearing it a lot. People go looking for it on the web and come to the conclusion that it’s… [Read More]