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Wendella Boat Tours

Wendella tour boat "Lila" floats along the Chicago River on Friday, for its maiden voyage of 2014, two weeks later than normal due to the harsh winter. (Credit: CBS)

Two Weeks Late, Wendella Boat Tours Cruising River Again

The Windy City’s aquatic sign of spring, Wendella tour boats and water taxis, finally made it down the Chicago River for the first time this year, stalled for two weeks by thick ice in the harbor at Dolton.

03/28/2014

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Best Places In Chicago To Watch The Sunset

Take in the sunset in a forest preserve or a skyscraper. No matter your style, Chicago offers a wealth of places to relax after a long day with a great view.

10/26/2013

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Best Party Rides In Chicago

If you want to do something a bit different than head to you usual place, consider changing things up by taking your party on the road. From bikes to boats, the Chicago area offers a number of ways to get your party on.

07/25/2013

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Best Summer Vacation Activities In Chicago

Summer’s here, and now is the best time to get out and explore what’s available in the Chicago area. From forest preserves to farmers’ markets, check out what there is to do.

07/12/2013

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Best Spots To Spend A Summer Day In Chicago

Chicago boasts a variety of activities that include boat rides, gardens, outdoor concerts and nature museums perfect for any family this summer. Whether you live in Winnetka, Wheaton or Wicker Park, Chicago and the suburbs offer a little bit of everything parents need to get the kids out of the house when school lets out.

07/13/2012

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The Best Boating Trips Near Chicago

Chicago’s proximity to Lake Michigan makes it ideal for land-locked water lovers. When the winter witch has settled down and the city’s summers start to simmer, there’s nothing better than escaping the humidity on open water. The city’s best boating trips offer that and so much more with extras and amenities that make each trip like a mini vacation.

06/30/2012