Chicago: Everyone’s Kind of Town

June 29, 2016

chicagoHipper than ever, Chicago is one fantastic town that lives up to its reputation. Why else would this city have a seemingly infinite number of hit songs about its charms?

Chicago’s dining scene is pure joy. Organic brunch at North Pond in Lincoln Park has a lovely ground level view and there’s spice at nuevo-Latino hot spot Carnivale Chicago. For sushi, try Tamarind, while the Green Zebra serves sophisticated vegetarian fare. Visit for a guide to the city’s boldest restaurants:

Music fans must check out the city’s famous jazz and blues at the Jazz Showcase, Andy’s or Buddy Guy’s. For other nightlife ideas, visit

Surprising to some first-time visitors, Chicago’s daytime outdoor scene is superb. Spring and summer offer ideal weather, with tons of events and concerts in the city’s parks.

For fun pedal along Lake Michigan, hang at the beach or take a cruise.

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