Billy Goat Tavern
A practical travel guide for the best lodging, dining, transportation and attractions in Chicago, especially for travelers who have just 48 hours to visit America’s third largest city.
Rainy days in Chicago can still yield some great fun with friends, especially if you’re thinking of checking out some local bars. Whether you’re looking to watch the game on the big screen or just some comfort food to keep away the cold, Chicago offers some bars that will help keep away the rainy day blues.
As interest in epicurean delights continues to grow, so does competition amongst American cities to draw tourism, in addition to the need to continually offer quality food at all levels of preparation.
Chicago’s 32nd edition of Taste of Chicago opened with diminutive Ald. Walter Burnett (27th) pronouncing it: “Shorter, but better, just like myself.”
Downtown commuters and visitors got a preview of this summer’s Taste of Chicago on Tuesday at Daley Plaza.
The Billy Goat Tavern is closing its location in the northwest section of the Loop.
Chicago’s literary history lives largely in its stories and structures, two things that are often intertwined in urban literature. Here’s a selection of notable sites of literary history in and around Chicago.
Senator-elect Mark Kirk thanked voters as they exited their trains at the Ogilvie Transportation Center.