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Pork Three Ways at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago
Pork Three Ways at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago

Que-Ro Chicken Wrap at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago
Que-Ro Chicken Wrap at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago

Sliders at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago
Sliders at Dinosaur Bar-B-Que Chicago

Top 10 Summer Festival Guide To Chicago
Top 10 Festival Guide To Chicago 2015

Conrad Chicago Hotel
Luxury hotel property a shopper's oasis in River North.

The Promontory
Mother's Day brunch at The Promontory

J. Parker
Mother's Day brunch at J. Parker

Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club
Mother's Day brunch at Kit Kat Lounge & Supper Club

Mott St
Mother's Day brunch at Mott St. Chicago Travel.

The Local
Mother's Day brunch at The Local

Osteria Via Stato
Mother's Day brunch at Osteria Via Stato

Pump Room
Mother's Day brunch at Pump Room

Sepia
Mother's Day brunch at Sepia. Chicago Travel.

Tanta
Mother's Day brunch at Tanta. Chicago Travel.

The Dawson
Mother's Day brunch at The Dawson

Dusek's
Mother's Day brunch at Dusek's. Chicago Travel.

GT Fish & Oyster
Mother's Day brunch at GT Fish & Oyster

Harry Caray's Restaurants
Mother's Day brunch at Harry Caray's Restaurants

The Bristol
Mother's Day brunch at The Bristol

Chicago Cut Steakhouse
Mother's Day brunch at Chicago Cut Steakhouse

Fig & Olive
Mother's Day brunch at Fig & Olive

Formento’s
Mother's Day brunch at Formento’s

Balena
From grand brunch buffets to special treats for Mom, this annual guide features 18 local heavy hitters showcasing their very best.

Chicago Specialty Shops & Boutiques
Where can you score specialty goodies in Chicago? We've gathered some of the most notable shops showcasing almost everything imaginable.

Flywheel Gold Coast/Old Town
High-powered indoor cycling classes offer stadium seating, additional perks at Gold Coast and Old Town fitness studios.

Ham, Egg, and Cheese Sandwich at Seven Lions
Chicago spring dish: Ham, Egg, and Cheese Sandwich at Seven Lions

Spring Bibb Salad at The Betty
Chicago spring dish: Spring Bibb Salad at The Betty

Vegan Shakshuka at The Winchester
Chicago spring dish: Vegan Shakshuka at The Winchester

Squid salad at The Betty
Chicago spring dish: Squid salad at The Betty

Rabbit dish at Grace
Chicago spring dish: Rabbit dish at Grace

Charcuterie Board at Headquarters River North
Chicago spring dish: Charcuterie Board at Headquarters River North

Prime New York strip loin at Intro
Chicago spring dish: Prime New York strip loin at Intro

Dry-Rub BBQ Smoked Brisket Mac and Cheese at Luella's Southern Kitchen
Chicago spring dish: Dry-Rub BBQ Smoked Brisket Mac and Cheese at Luella's Southern Kitchen

Local Asparagus Ravioli from Osteria Via Stato
Chicago spring dish: Local Asparagus Ravioli from Osteria Via Stato

Array of River Salmon from Tru
Chicago spring dish: Array of River Salmon from Tru

Ask An Expert: Philippe Gills
An elite member of Les Clef d'Or USA Concierge--from Langham Chicago--offers advice on how to make the most out of your Chicago experience.

Ask An Expert: Damien Casten of Candid Wines
When it comes to navigating Chicago's burgeoning wine scene, connoisseurs and novices should trust that Damien Casten will point you in the right direction.

Hampton Inn Chicago Downtown/N Loop/Michigan Ave
Hotel chain opens outpost in historic Chicago Motor Club Building.

Chicago Beaches - What to Know About Chicago Beach Pollution
Occasionally, the water along Chicago beaches can reach a bateria level that may be unsafe for swimming. The park district has instituted a flag system to advise swimmers as to water conditions -- here's a quick guide to help you stay safe.

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Chicago Premium Outlets Mall in Brief
For bargains on very upscale merchandise from Kate Spade to Coach and Giorgio Armani to Elie Tahari, Aurora's Chicago Premium Outlets Mall has bargain gems that are a must for the materialist in you.

Thanksgiving Dinner in Chicago - Chicago Restaurants
Traveling to Chicago over Thanksgiving but don't have anywhere to pull up to the table for Thanksgiving Dinner? Don't worry, you won't be stuck eating peanuts out of the mini-bar, there are several great restaurants in the city that will be open and serving up Thanksgiving eats.

Living The History - 125 Years of the Auditorium Theatre
Patti LuPone, John Mahoney slated to perform during celebration for the legendary performing arts space that's played host to presidents and rock stars.

Savor The Last Few Days Of Summer In Chicago
Savor the last few days of summer in Chicago during Labor Day weekend.

Field Museum Chicago - Chicago Museums - The Field Museum of Natural History Profile
The Field Museum is filled with fascinating exhibits including

Odyssey Cruise Chicago - Chicago Sightseeing - Odyssey Dinner Cruise Information
An Odyssey Cruise offers a great night of dinner and dancing while cruising along Lake Michigan enjoying the spectacular skyline views.

Legoland Discovery Center, Schaumburg IL
Legoland Discovery Center in Schaumburg, Illinois (about 30 minutes outside Chicago) opened in 2008 and quickly became a popular family attraction.

Chicago Trip Planner- What to Know When Traveling
All you need to know when planning a trip to Chicago.

Chicago City Pass Review for Area Attractions
The Chicago City Pass is a great way to save some money if you plan on doing a whirlwind tour of Chicago attractions. At most of them, the City Pass also allows you to skip long lines.

LGBT Favorites For Dining, Drinking & Dancing
LGBT Favorites For Dining, Drinking & Dancing

LGBT Favorites For Dining, Drinking & Dancing
LGBT Favorites For Dining, Drinking & Dancing

Kohl Children's Museum
The Kohl Children's Museum, located in the northern Chicago suburb of Glenview, is filled with scores of hands-on exhibits to provide a great day of entertainment for kids 8 and under.

Maxwell Street Market
Maxwell Street Market is an open air flea market that takes place every Sunday just south of downtown, and provides an off-the-beaten tourist path for visitors to experience some of the real flavor of Chicago.

Chicago Auto Show 2012 - Chicago Auto Show Visitors Guide - McCormick Place
The Chicago Auto Show is the largest auto show in the United States, and has taken place for over a century. This year the show runs from February 10 - 19, 2012.

Elysian Chicago Hotel - Chicago Hotels - Elysian Hotel Chicago Profile
The Elysian Chicago opened in 2009 and quickly made a lot of people's short list for Chicago's best luxury hotels. Not surprising -- even the Elysian's stated mission is to

Chicago Magnificent Mile Hotels
Chicago's Magnificent Mile hotels, along the northern stretch of Michigan Avenue, tend to be some of the nicest in the city, and are in a prime location for tourists and business travelers alike as they are close to shopping and attractions, as well as Chicago's downtown. Here are just some of the hotels that are on or near the Magnificent Mile.

Parades in Chicago
A parade in Chicago is always a big deal, and the ones that take place in the city's downtown are always well attended. Here's a handy list to help you find detailed information about a particular parade in Chicago.

Printers Row Lit Fest Chicago
The annual Printers Row Lit Fest is a free literary event featuring over five city blocks of over 200 new and used booksellers along with over 100 free literary programs, to the delight of book nerds everywhere.

Memorial Day Parade in Chicago
The Memorial Day Parade in Chicago is one of the largest and oldest in the United States, honoring fallen soldiers since 1870.

W Hotel Chicago City Center - Chicago Hotels - Chicago Hotel Profile
Situated in the center of Chicago's financial district, the W Chicago City Center hotel is where the young and beautiful people go to be seen.

Grant Park Chicago Hotels
There are many Chicago hotels near Grant Park, perfect places to stay if you want to attend one of the many festivals and events that take place in Grant Park like Taste of Chicago and the Chicago Blues Festival.

Grant Park Chicago Hotels
There are many Chicago hotels near Grant Park, perfect places to stay if you want to attend one of the many festivals and events that take place in Grant Park like Taste of Chicago and the Chicago Blues Festival.

Chicago Restaurant Week 2012 - Eat at a Discount During Chicago Restaurant Week
Chicago Restaurant Week 2012 is a fantastic opportunity to get a taste of fine dining without breaking the bank, as over 130 restaurants throughout Chicago offer a 3-course prix-fixe meal at the same price.

Chicago Style Pizza - Chicago Deep Dish Pizza
The Chicago-style pizza (a.k.a. deep dish pizza) is one of the Windy City's signature foods. Here are my personal favorites for the best places to sample Chicago-style pizza.

Drake Hotel Chicago - Chicago Hotels - Chicago Hotel Reviews
A favorite among foreign dignitaries, royalty and celebrities alike, this old-world, Italian inspired hotel is bordered by Oak Street Beach, some of the most desirable shopping on the magnificent mile and boasts panoramic views of Lake Michigan. Award winning culinary dining and new renovations make this hotel a top pick.

Sheraton Hotel Chicago Review - Chicago Hotels - Chicago Hotel Reviews
The Sheraton Hotel Chicago caters to conventioneers, and offers all the amenities in one place including a health club, several dining options, a coffee bar, and a hip lounge.

W Hotel Chicago Lakeshore - Chicago Hotels - Chicago Hotel Profiles
The only hotel that directly overlooks Lake Michigan, the W Chicago Lakeshore Hotel is trying to be one of the coolest places to stay in Chicago. While for the most part they succeed, sometimes it feels like the hotel is trying a little too hard -- something that definitely isn't

Easter Brunch For All Tastes
Great Offerings From An Afternoon Cruise To French-Focused Fare

Chicago Italian Restaurants
Chicago has a rich history of welcoming Italian immigrants, and it shows in the number of excellent restaurants in the city serving Italian cuisine. Here are some of the most popular Italian restaurants in Chicago.

Chicago Museums Free Days - Visit a Chicago Museum for Free
Many Chicago museums offer free days throughout the year when general admission is no charge to one and all.

Chicago Architecture Tours - Chicago Sightseeing
Chicago has a rich, architectural history, and has a wide mix of styles from Beaux Arts to Art Deco to Modernist. You would really do yourself a service by taking a Chicago architecture tour. Here are a few favorites.

Snoozeum
Here’s a chance for children to explore the museum’s unique exhibitions after hours.

City Winery
New York-based City Winery opens a second location in Chicago's West Loop.

Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival
The 12-day Magnificent Mile Shopping Festival is in its third year and showcases the best of fashion and food from the famed luxury shopping district.

Tom Ford
Tom Ford, the luxury boutique for women and men, opens its fourth flagship store in the United States.

First Thursdays Gallery Walk
Pop-Up Art Loop’s Newest Gallery Takes Over 17,000-Square-Foot Space In Block Thirty Seven

Millennium Park Chicago Visitor Information
Millennium Park in Chicago, just east of the city's downtown business district, has become a popular destination for both locals and tourists since its opening in 2004 with its open spaces, gardens, and public art.

Peninsula Hotel Chicago - Chicago Hotels - Peninsula Hotel Chicago Profile
The Peninsula Hotel Chicago is an award-winning, luxurious hotel with modern facilities and excellent service.

Navy Pier Fireworks Schedule 2011 - Navy Pier Chicago
Navy Pier, one of the top tourist attractions in Chicago, doesn't just reserve its fireworks for the 4th of July -- they have regular fireworks shows throughout the summer, accompanied by great music. Here's the upcoming Navy Pier fireworks schedule for 2011.

Jerry Springer Tickets - How to Get Jerry Springer Tickets - Chicago TV - Show Tapings
This venerable talk-show trashfest has been taping since its inception in Chicago, and is loads of fun.

Taste of Chicago Schedule 2012 - Chicago Festivals - Taste of Chicago 2012 Calendar
Taste of Chicago has a wide array of entertainment stages featuring live music, children's acts, dancing, cooking demonstrations and more on top of the tons of great food -- here's the entertainment schedule for day 1.

Best of Chicago
Best of Chicago. Chicago Travel.

Michael Jordan's Steak House
Michael Jordan's Steak House, with its main dining room overlooking the bustling Magnificent Mile shopping strip, gets it right from the chops right down to an insanely decadent 23-layer chocolate cake.

Chicago Architecture River Tour - Chicago Tours and Sightseeing - Chicago Architecture Foundation
The Chicago Architecture Foundation River Cruise offers a unique perspective of some of Chicago's architecturally significant sites.

Wrigley Field - Chicago Sports Teams and Venues - Wrigley Field is the Home of the Chicago Cubs
The first major league pitch was thrown at Wrigley Field in 1914, making the home of the Chicago Cubs the second oldest major league ballpark in the United States, just a couple of years behind Boston's Fenway Park. Despite the Cubs being dubbed the

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 10.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 11.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 13.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 12.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 14.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 8.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 9.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 2.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 4.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 5.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 6.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 3.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities. Page 7.

International Kennel Club Dog Show Chicago Photos
The International Kennel Club (IKC) dog show is held annually at Chicago's McCormick Place. Over 1,000 handlers compete with over 6,000 canines to see which will be deemed

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 13.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 6.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 10.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 11.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 3.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites. Page 12.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

2 North Riverside Plaza - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of 2 North Riverside Plaza. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 11.

333 Wacker Drive - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of 333 Wacker Drive. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 13.

Boeing Corporate Headquarters - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of Boeing Corporate Headquarters. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 15.

Carbide & Carbon Building - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of the Carbide & Carbon Building. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 16.

Chicago Mercantile Exchange Center - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of the Chicago Mercantile Exchange Center. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 17.

Merchandise Mart - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of the Merchandise Mart. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 6.

River City - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of River City. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 8.

Trump Tower Chicago - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of Trump Tower Chicago. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 2.

Willis (Sears) Tower & 311 South Wacker - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of the Willis (Sears) Tower & 311 South Wacker. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing. Page 9.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 9.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 3.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 6.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 10.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 5.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 11.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 2.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 23.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 14.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 18.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 25.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 19.

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect. Page 16.

Sears Tower Pictures - Sears Tower Photos
The Sears Tower is the tallest building in North America and is one of Chicago's most recognized landmarks. Here are some Sears Tower pictures. Page 9.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 4.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 3.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 15.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 7.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 5.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 13.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 8.

Sears Tower Pictures - Sears Tower Photos
The Sears Tower is the tallest building in North America and is one of Chicago's most recognized landmarks. Here are some Sears Tower pictures. Page 6.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 2.

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 11.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Photos - Pictures of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops. Page 9.

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Images of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, Illinois
Images of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, Illinois, a great tourist destination when traveling to Chicago with children. Page 6.

Images of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, Illinois
Images of the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum in Chicago, Illinois, a great tourist destination when traveling to Chicago with children. Page 10.

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Butter Restaurant Chicago Review - Chicago Restaurants
CLOSED. With well thought out decor and excellent American contemporary cuisine, Butter Restaurant is a great choice for a romantic dinner.

Chicago Children's Museum - Chicago Museums - Children's Museum Profile
The Chicago Children's Museum, located on Navy Pier, offers tons of hands on learning exhibits for kids, but adults might find it a bit dull.

Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago - MCA Chicago
The Museum of Contemporary Art in Chicago opened in 1967, and since settling into its permanent home just off Michigan Avenue in the shadow of the John Hancock building its become a premier museum for contemporary art in Chicago.

Children in Paradise Bookstore - Children's Bookstores - Visiting Chicago With Kids
Your kids will love having their own bookstore instead of being relegated to a small corner of Barnes and Noble. A visit to the Children In Paradise Bookstore is a must when traveling to Chicago with kids.

MagiQuest Yorktown Center - MagiQuest Chicago
MagiQuest Yorktown in the Chicago suburbs is a fun interactive game for kids, especially those obsessed with knights, wizards and all things medieval.

What to Do - Things to do in Chicago
Chicago may not be officially dubbed the

Old St. Pat's World's Largest Block Party - Chicago Events & Festivals - Old St. Pat's Church
The Old St. Pat's World's Largest Block Party is attended by over 25,000 people and features great music and food. It's also known as a huge singles party, and Old St. Pat's claims that over 100 couples have met at the block party and later married. That's one reason why Oprah Winfrey has dubbed it

Chicago Christmas Tree Lighting 2011 - Christmas in Chicago - Daley Plaza
The Chicago Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony in Daley Plaza features the Chicago Children's Choir, cast members from The Goodman Theatre's A Christmas Carol, Santa Claus, and of course the star of the show, a huge Christmas tree.

Taste of Chicago Photos - Chicago Events - Images from Taste of Chicago
Taste of Chicago is the most attended event in Chicago, drawing millions of people, including me -- here are some of my Taste of Chicago photos.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Chicago Gourmet Pictures
Chicago Gourmet in Millennium Park is an upscale version of Taste of Chicago -- better food, smaller crowds, and a much higher price tag. Here are some pictures from Chicago Gourmet to help you know what to expect.

Tribune Tower - Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
Picture of the Tribune Tower. One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing.

Chicago Architecture River Tour Pictures
One of the city's most popular tours is taking a Chicago architecture river tour. Here are some pictures from one particular tour, by Shoreline Sightseeing.

Lincoln Park Zoo Lion Photo - Photos of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal photos. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops.

Lincoln Park Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos of Animals at Lincoln Park Zoo
Here's my collection of Lincoln Park Zoo animal pictures. The cage-less exhibits at the zoo make for some great photo ops.

Midnight Circus at Chicagoween - Chicagoween Photos - Halloween in Chicago
Perennial favorite The Midnight Circus comes to

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Winter Wonderfest at Navy Pier Photo Gallery - Christmas in Chicago
Chicago's Navy Pier turns itself into a

Taste of Chicago 2012 Profile - Chicago Festivals and Events - Taste of Chicago
Taste of Chicago 2012 dates: July 11-15. Taste of Chicago got its start as a modest food festival on the Fourth of July in 1980, and has grown to be the world's largest outdoor food festival -- a gastronomical extravaganza attracting upwards of 3 million people each year. Taste of Chicago 2012 celebrates the 32nd anniversary of the festival.

Elysian Hotel Chicago Pictures - A Photo Tour of the Elysian Chicago
The Elysian Hotel Chicago is one of the newest properties on the luxury hotel scene. Check out these pictures of the Elysian and you can see why it's one of my new favorites.

Bob Chinn's Crab House - Chicago Restaurants - Seafood - Chicago Restaurants Index
Bob Chinn's Crab House offers super fresh king crab legs and seafood, and people must like it -- the restaurant serves up to 3,000 diners a day.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities.

Brookfield Zoo Animal Pictures - Photos from Brookfield Zoo
The Brookfield Zoo is a sprawling area located just minutes outside city limits in -- where else -- Brookfield, Illinois. It's home to a dizzying variety of animal species, and its use of natural barriers and moats is so much more relaxing and enjoyable than watching a lion pace back and forth in a cage. The absence of bars also makes for great wildlife photo opportunities.

Chicago Cultural Center Information
The Chicago Cultural Center lures in hundreds of thousands of visitors each year with its numerous free events and its proximity to tourist hot spot Millennium Park.

Field Museum Free Days 2011 - Chicago Free Museum Days
The Field Museum has a number of free days throughout the year when they waive the general admission for visitors (special exhibits may require a separate admission). Here's a list of the Field Museum free days for 2011.

Oprah's Chicago - Visiting Chicago to See Oprah
Oprah is arguably one of Chicago's most recognized figures. Here's my collection of items related to Chicago's queen of talk shows.

Chicago Blogs - Chicago Writers - Blogs About Chicago
I'm obviously not the only person writing about the great city of Chicago. Here are some of my favorite Chicago-related blogs.

Chicago Newspapers, Radio & TV
The Windy City is a major player in the media game, and the Chicago newspapers, radio, and TV stations are first rate. Here is a handy list of the media outlets in Chicago.

Magnificent Mile Lights Festival - Chicago Christmas Parade
Chicago's Magnificent Mile Lights Festival -- a.k.a. the

Chicago Hotel Profiles and Reviews
If you're looking for a little more insight on a Chicago hotel than the marketing blurb on the hotel's website, you are in the right place. Check this list before booking your Chicago hotel reservation for an inside look from a guest's perspective.