A Comprehensive Chicago Travel Guide

Best recognized as a “Windy City” simply because the bureaucrats go on to blow a lot of hot air, Chicago is amongst many individual’s favourite cities to travel across the US, particularly in the summers, as that is just the perfect weather to travel. Chicago’s most significant draws involve its ever-green space, one of the most famous and known of which is none other than Grant and the Millennium Park, as well as the architectural diversity. 

And if anything more on that, one will find the world-class cuisine, nightlife, outgoing people, plenty of activities, and the uplifting atmosphere. There is a lot much to do out here for individuals of any travel style or budget. One can’t just rave about this city enough.

This Chicago Travel Guide can assist you all in planning an enjoyable and affordable trip here. So, let’s get started!

Top Five Things for you to View and Do

  • Relax and chill in Grant and the Millennium Park

Found downtown, the gigantic parks present a great spot to hang around, go for the run or have a picnic. You will find individuals playing carrom and chess here, and in summer there are plenty of open & free concerts. And here only one will find that famous sculpture of “Chicago Bean”.

  • Visit- Art Institute of the Chicago

From architecture to photography to textiles, this museum houses the permanent collection, including Eva Hesse, Ellsworth Kelly, & David Hockney. This museum opens daily at 10:30 am and closes by 5 pm with extended hrs on Thursday. 

  • Experience Saint Patrick’s Day

Yes, next to none other than Ireland, Chicago is surely the finest place to mark your presence on 17th March. Saint Patrick’s Day is the celebration & festival of Ireland’s patron, st. Patrick- drove all significant snakes outside of Ireland. This city even dyes its river into green colour; streets are crowded with tons of characters, with a big parade.

  • Be the kid at a Navy Pier

One’s favourite event in Chicago would be Navy Pier. It’s a carnival that takes place in the city. It includes some rides, the Ferris wheel, Shakespeare theatre, plenty of restaurants, boat tours, alongside the oddly large no. of beer gardens, and miniature golf.

  • See the Robbie house

The Frank Lloyd masterpiece, formed in 1909, is the premier model of his School design (Prairie). Wright assisted in making the Chicago structure famous, and now this house is amongst the best-known buildings by him.

Other Things you may be tempted for-

  • Visiting the Oriental Inst. Museum
  • View the Cultural Center of Chicago 
  • Stand by the History Museum of the City
  • Check the Cubs play and have fun
  • Eating the popular pizza
  • Stroll down that Magnificent Mile
  • Take the food tour
  • View war-inspired art
  • Go acquainted with nature
  • Meeting the local
  • Going to the beach
  • Seeing the Willis Tower
  • Visiting Shedd Aquarium
  • Field Museum of the Natural History
  • Strolling the Chicago Riverwalk
  • Visiting Adler Planetarium
  • Taking the bike tour

To know further, you may look over the web. Hopefully, this guide will be of some help.

Eric Desiree is a graduate of Bachelor of Arts in Communication. He started his career as a Public Relations Officer in a law firm in Los Angeles California. Currently, he is the managing editor of ANCPR.