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10 Things You Didn’t Know About Chicago

Many know Chicago is known as “the Windy City” and Wrigley Field is one of America’s oldest baseball stadiums, but there are a lot of other things about this great city that are not widely known.

09/17/2014

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Most Romantic Scenery Across America

Set a date to go exploring some of the most breathtakingly beautiful scenery in America. Many of the most romantic scenery locations in America can be found on exotic islands, nestled among the mountains and along historic highways.

09/03/2014

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Historian Says Truck Traffic Driving Away Tourists On Route 66

An historian and guardian of Route 66 says the historic mother road to the pacific shore is getting swamped by trucks using a massive logistic center in tiny Elwood Illinois, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

08/05/2014

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On Two Wheels: America’s Best Bike Destinations

There’s not much better than seeing America on a bicycle. Here are just five of the best bike destinations in America.

04/15/2014

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America’s Legendary Drives

The following are five of America’s legendary drives, listed as National Scenic Byways or All-American Roads to embark on a memorable journey.

07/09/2013

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A Tour Of America’s Roadside Attractions – Part 1

Starting on the Pacific and heading east, check out part one of our state-to-state guide to America’s roadside attractions!

07/09/2012

Historic Route 66 begins at Michigan and Adams in Chicago. (CBS)

Your Chicago: Route 66’s Starting Point

One local tour guide tells CBS 2’s Kate Sullivan about Chicago’s connection to the Mother Road that linked the east and west coasts.

09/30/2011