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Chicago — Chicago stands a strong chance of being everyone's kind of town. With world-class museums and performing arts venues, legendary jazz and blues clubs, more than 7,000 restaurants serving everything from haute cuisine to hot dogs, and 29 magnificent miles of lakefront, the "City of Big Shoulders" offers something for everyone.

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Great Lakes, Great Times: Activities & Excursions for All

April 23, 2014 by Tommy Burson

The Great Lakes have long been a prime vacation spot for Detroiters, Chicagoans, and other Midwesterners, but it’s often an overlooked destination for anyone ... Read More »


Play Ball: 5 Ways to Save at a Baseball Game This Summer

April 14, 2014 by Will McGough

Going to the ballpark isn’t what it used to be: ticket, concession, and parking costs all combine to put a major strain on your wallet, hindering the enjoyment ... Read More »


Deal Alert: Get Upgraded (for Free) at 4-Star Chicago Hotel Next Week

April 08, 2014 by Alex Schechter

For last-minute travelers needing an urban retreat this month, the always-lovable Public Chicagohas a "Spring Into Public" deal, making the Midwest seem suddenly ... Read More »


Deal Alert: Upscale Chicago City-View Rooms from $139

March 14, 2014 by Karen Gardiner Dion

We can think of three good reasons for making a trip to Chicago soon: winter is drawing to a close; April 4th sees opening day at Wrigley Field (which turns 100 ... Read More »


Smart Luxury: Excellent Fine Dining Lunch Deals Across the U.S.

February 07, 2014 by Christine Wei

We'll be the first to admit that we often plan our travel itineraries around where to eat – but we all know how quickly the tab can grow at a great restaurant. ... Read More »


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