The Chicago food scene runs the spectrum – from world-class restaurants run by celebrity chefs to neighborhood gathering places serving comfort food and ethnic delicacies. Come for the Michelin starred restaurants or just enjoy a deep dish pizza or a hot dog. Here’s our favorites: 1. Alinea Alinea was named Chicago’s “Best Restaurant Ever” by Chicago Magazine, and Chef Grant…

Chicago is a city full of cultural offerings, from excellent art museums to great parks and legendary nightclubs. Go to a baseball game, the zoo, or learn about the architecture and history. There’s something for everyone in Chicago. Here’s our favorites: 1. Art Institute of Chicago   Art Institute of Chicago is the 2nd largest art museum in…

A Visitor’s Guide to Chicago Neighborhoods The Loop – loosely defined by the rectangular loop of the elevated train tracks, much of Chicago’s business takes place downtown in the iconic skyscrapers that rise high above Lake Michigan and Grant Park. Additionally, the Loop is also the center of much of Chicago’s tourist activities – the…