One of my favorite cities I've ever traveled to! The architecture downtown is stunning, streets are clean and never feel congested and the options for good food and drinks are plentiful. Plus, there are so many places that have sky decks and rooftop bars that offer breathtaking views of the...more
An iconic sculpture of a giant mirrored bean at Millenium Park. This is a must see and one of the best spots to take photos in Chicago. You can see the awesome architecture of downtown and gorgeous landscape reflected in the bean.
What a beautiful park in Chicago along the lake! Lots of great bike/running trails, fields and on the north end, there's also a free zoo! I loved staying in the neighborhood and going on a morning bike ride starting from here to Navy Pier and back....more
Top Chef winner Stephanie Izard's Girl & the Goat is one of the hardest restaurants to get a table for so make reservations in advance. Totally worth the wait though - the food is amazing! Shared small plates here so you'll want to order a few different things to try. I especially loved...more
What a beautiful hidden gem! The place is unmarked so look for the address outside and a doorman - the entrance is in the back. The place reminds me of a place you'd find in Europe. There's a great outdoor courtyard with tables and the inside is sexy and dimly lit. Perfect for a date or a girly...more
Willis Tower is the tallest building in the US and the 7th tallest building in the world. Go up on a clear day or right at sunset for a breathtaking view. On the Wacker Drive side, there are a set of retractable glass balconies that extend 4' out. They allow people to look through the floor to the...more
The Wrigley Rooftops are located across the street, behind the bleacher section, and offer a great view and a super fun atmosphere during Cubs games. Tickets are all-inclusive, which means you get to enjoy the game from the rooftop, get all you can drink and eat. It's a great option for large...more