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Best Wineries Near Chicago

Although there are plenty of places in the city to experience great wine, sometimes it’s nice to go and experience the source. Here’s a few places not too far away where you can go and revel in fine wine and its origins.

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Ask A Chicago Expert: How To Find The Perfect Babysitter

What do you look for in a perfect babysitter? We talked to a Chicago area expert to get tips on what to look for.

07/31/2015

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Best Bars For Bachelor Parties In Chicago

If you are a best man looking for a fun locale for your bud’s bachelor party, try one of these five Chicago spots.

07/30/2015

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Chicago’s The Top Spot For Pizza In The Country… Sort Of

This oughta rankle a few feathers (particularly New York’s) — Chicago has been ranked the top spot for pizza in the U.S.

07/29/2015

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Lollapalooza Festival Fashion Guide

Lollapalooza weekend is here – and with the weekend-long music festival comes a fashion show like no other. If you’re looking to up your festival style this year, check out a few of the local shops below for everything from vintage ware to hats.

07/29/2015

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How-To Guide For Traveling Alone

If you’re thinking of taking a trip on your own, you might be surprised just how easy and enjoyable it can be.

07/29/2015

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Best Chicken Wings In Chicago

Buffalo, Korean, tiny and jumbo, the Windy City provides some of the most awesome chicken wings drenched with palette-pleasing sauces in the Midwest.

07/29/2015

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Best Andy Warhol Exhibits In The U.S.

Are you a fan of Andy Warhol’s art? Check out the best places in the country to view his work according to Deborah Davis, author of “The Trip: Andy Warhol’s Plastic Fantastic Cross-Country Adventure.”

07/29/2015

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Ask Chicago Experts: What To Pack For Your Trip To Europe

You’ll need more than your passport and a few maps for your upcoming trip to Europe. Two travel agent based in the Chicago area shared their tips for what to pack for a trip overseas.

07/28/2015

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Best Skydiving Near Chicago

Skydiving is one of the most popular bucket list toppers. Who doesn’t want to experience the feeling of flying through the air once in their life? Here are a few of the best places near Chicago to take the leap!

07/25/2015

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Best Activities In Chicago Once Lollapalooza Lets Out

When the final notes ring out at 10PM, it’s a mass exodus out of Grant Park. Everyone heads out in different directions, but if you ‘re looking to keep your night going, here are some of the best activities once Lollapalooza ends.

07/24/2015

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Five Interesting Facts About Lollapalooza’s Best Headliners

Whether you’ve already secured your ticket or are playing the waiting game with third-party brokers, Lollapalooza is coming up quickly. Often noted as a final hoorah, this year brings an eclectic choice of headliners to officially close out each night and unofficially close out summer. In preparation and excitement, here are five facts about each of the three headlining acts.

07/24/2015

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Best Of The Fest: Get To Know These 10 Bands Before They Play Lollapalooza

It’s no secret; Lollapalooza’s lineup never fails to overwhelm attendees — whether it be by offering conflicting set times, planning a path to get to the other side of the park, or just in terms of sheer volume. And while some attendees mosey into Grant Park towards the later half of the afternoon, there are dozens of acts worth catching earlier in the day. Here are 10 sets you should know about before they take the stage.

07/24/2015

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The Best Places To Eat Before, During, And After Lollaplooza

Though Lollapalooza offers Chow Town, its very own “festival of food” as its website states, there are plenty of others options nearby. Whether you want a quick bite on the way in, a nice meal before the headlining sets, or a late night snack before you collapse into bed, this list includes a little bit of everything. Here are six easy options for dining in the Loop during the weekend of Lollapalooza.

07/24/2015

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Where To Stay In The Loop For Lollapalooza: The Ultimate Hotel Guide

ere’s a guide below to hotels in the loop for Lollapalooza weekend; I separated them into two categories, value/luxury and hotels closest to Grant Park for convenience.

07/24/2015

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Wine Lover’s Guide To The Finger Lakes

A guide to the best wineries, restaurants and lodging in Finger Lakes, this year named one of the world’s best wine travel destinations

07/24/2015

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Best Toddler-Friendly Activities In Chicago

Toddler-friendly activities in Chicago are abundant and here you will find some of the best destinations for both toddlers and parents.

07/24/2015

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Ask A Chicago Bartender: Your Best Tropical Drink Recipe

There’s just something so enticing about a colorful tropical drink. With fruity flavors and an almost hidden dose of booze that tends to pack a punch – they catch the eye like beautiful flowers and sexy sports cars, only in the case of tropical drinks they also appeal to the taste-buds as well.

07/23/2015

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Best Fish Tacos In Chicago

Whether you’re a vegetarian or not, these fish tacos are sure to please your palate.

07/22/2015

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5 Best Beach Towns In Texas

A visit to the Texas Coast is a great way to stay cool over the summer.

07/22/2015

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