Chicago Things to see and do Travel Articles

 
Art Walk America: Guide to Art Museums in the USA – USA
Art-loving intern Vanya Akraboff waxes on about why museums in the United States are worthy of your attention and which ones you should visit.
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Chicago – the Windy City – Chicago, USA
Chicago – the Windy City – Chicago, USA home_feb10_chi.jpgWhether you need to work
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Chicago Update – Holiday Season 2004 – Chicago, Illinois
Jennifer Jennings highlights the best Chicagoland
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Excursions – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Excursions Chicago, Illinois, USA Despite the never-ending possibilities for amusement a city the size of Chicago provides, you might still wish to get away and do some small-scale traveling while you’re in the area. What could there possibly be to do in the Midwest besides Chicago? If you’ve got a couple days, a ride, and […]
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Eat, Drink, Stay – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Eat, Drink, Stay Chicago, Illinois, USA No matter where you’re headed, you’re going to need the basics. Chicago offers a broad range of accommodations for the hungry, the thirsty, and the weary; there’s something for most wallets – although you may have to hunt to find a genuine deal – and tastes in every category. […]
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Out and About – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Out and About Chicago, Illinois, USA Tours: If you’re visiting the city for the first time, you might be interested in taking a guided tour to get your bearings. Tours are often specially designed to fit a lot of sightseeing into a little time, and because Chicago is such a big city, it can come […]
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Getting There – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Getting There Chicago, Illinois, USA By Plane There are two major airports that service Chicago directly: O’Hare International (800-832-6352) 10000 Bessie Coleman Drive O’Hare is huge. This is a very busy airport with a long standing reputation for being good at what it does. In 2003, a poll in the U.S. edition of Business Traveler […]
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Getting Around – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Getting Around Chicago, Illinois, USA The best way to get the Chicago experience is definitely on foot. Most attractions are within a reasonable enough distance to facilitate it, and there’s a lot to miss stuck in a vehicle – the famous wind, the smell of Lake Michigan, the street vendors… Driving a car is a […]
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Attractions – Chicago, Illinois, USA
Attractions Chicago, Illinois, USA Chicago must have something pretty special to draw visitors from all over the world, not to mention keep the three million plus who call the city ‘home’ in place. Chicago’s special something isn’t that mysterious, though; the secret is having a little bit of everything. There’s plenty of shopping, there are […]
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Guide to Bars in Chicago, Illinois
First of all, a good website and THE premier paper for music shows and what’s going on in Chicago is the Chicago Reader. For a map of the Chicago Train System, click here. Music Venues ROCK Lounge Ax (2438 N. Lincoln Ave., 773-525-6620) (El Stop-Fullerton Brown, Purple, Red) A heavily alternative crowd hangs out here, […]
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