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Best Weekend Activities For Seniors In Chicago

Chicago has something for everyone regardless of age or activity level. Here are a few activities seniors and their entire families might enjoy during a weekend around town.

08/21/2015

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Best Bars In Chicago To Watch The NFL’s Opening Games

It’s that time again! Not long to wait until football season is in full swing. Now, where’s the best place in Chicago to celebrate the season’s beginnings and kick back and watch the opening games? Here are a few of our favorites.

08/20/2015

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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.

08/01/2015

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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 Places To View Wildlife Near Chicago

Aside from the pigeons, squirrels and the occasionally small rabbit that manage to make themselves feel at home among the multi-unit buildings and concrete sidewalks, it can be difficult to find a place to relax and feel as if you’re taking in the wildlife if you live in the city. Here are a few places nearby where you can take a break and connect with nature.

07/04/2015

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Best Free Summer Concerts In Chicago

Summer in Chicago is a beautiful and fleeting season! Everyone is looking for more ways to enjoy the weather and get outdoors, preferably without breaking the bank. Here are several options for free concerts in Chicago that you can enjoy throughout the season with little strain on your wallet.

05/25/2015

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Best Camera Shops In Chicago

If you’re a serious photographer in Chicago, whether by trade or just on the side, you’ll undoubtedly need a go to shop for camera essentials. Chicago has no shortage of photography stores, but each one offers something different. Here are a few of the best.

05/19/2015

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Best Places For Graduation Brunch In Chicago

Graduation is a big deal whether you’re graduating from high school or college. You’ve put in the years of hard work and now you want to celebrate with the friends and family who have supported you along the way. Here are a few brunch places that are great for groups who want some good food to go with their jubilation.

05/13/2015

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Best Romantic Getaways On A Budget Near Chicago

Last year we suggested our favorite Valentine’s day getaway destinations near Chicago, but this year we’re going to help you out without breaking the bank after it’s just been mended.

02/07/2015

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Best Martin Luther King Day Getaways Near Chicago

A three-day weekend is a great excuse to get out of town for a little bit and Martin Luther King Day is one of the favorites. Here are a few places you can go that aren’t too far outside of the city, but will still give you that feeling of getting away from it all.

01/10/2015

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Chicago’s Best Guided Tours (Even For Locals)

How do you choose which tours to go on if you’ve only got a weekend? Here’s a list of our five favorite tours that will even interest locals!

01/03/2015

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Best Bed And Breakfasts In Chicago

Everyone wants to get away from time to time. Whether you’re visiting the city or just want a ‘staycation’ away from home, a bed and breakfast can be the perfect cross between getting away and home comforts. Here are a few of our favorites.

12/27/2014

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Five Reasons To Visit Chicago In 2015

Have you been looking for an excuse to visit Chicago, but just can’t seem to justify the trip? Among the several amazing features the city possesses from the food, sightseeing and arts perspective, here are a few more for your list to give you that excuse you’ve been waiting for.

12/20/2014

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Best Places To Rent Outdoor Gear In The Chicago Area

For Chicagoans looking to try out a little adventure, here are a few places you can check out.

12/13/2014

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What To Do During A Holiday Staycation In Chicago

If you’re choosing to relax at home in Chicago this holiday season, here are a few fun things you can check out in your very own city. You may not have had time to do them otherwise!

12/06/2014

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Walking Tour Of Chicago’s Andersonville

It can be a joy just to walk around Andersonville and take in the diversity, but here are five places that you should stop at if you do spend a day in the neighborhood.

11/08/2014

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Best Bars To Get Local Beer In Chicago

Whether you’re checking out Chicago on a trip or just enjoy savoring your local beverages, here are five of the best places in the city to get local beers.

10/30/2014

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Best Places For Sangria In Chicago

If you’re a sangria fan, check out these favorites, good for making you feel like it’s summer regardless of what the crazy Chicago weather is doing at any point in the year.

10/16/2014

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Best Fall Sporting Events In Chicago

The coming of fall conjures images of leaves changing, pumpkins and apple cider, but if you’re in a sports-heavy city like Chicago, it undoubtedly also brings to mind the beginning of football season and other sporting events. Here are a few of the best ones to catch this fall in Chicago.

09/06/2014

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A Day In Chicago’s Lincoln Square

Here are a few places to try if you’ve only got one day and want to get a great Lincoln Square experience.

08/30/2014

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