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Get to Know The Magnificent Mile

Take a trip down Chicago's Magnificent Mile; A strip filled with shops, restaurants, hotels, occasional street entertainers and evidence of a convention city's love of unconventional architecture.

Chicago's Best Value Hotels

Travel Channel and Oyster.com's top picks for hotels in Chicago where you get the best value for your money.

Gangsters in Chicago

Take the Untouchable Tour, a gangster tour of Chicago started by Craig Alton in 1988. Al Capone, the most famous gangster in Chicago history is at the center of this thrilling tour of the city.

Enjoying Chicago's Parks

The city of Chicago has more than 500 parks. Some are no more than a sandbox and a few swings -- but many are grand, sprawling green spaces with ball fields, golf courses, gardens, lagoons and zoos.

Chicago's Sports Stadiums

Chicago is undoubtably a great sports town, but what about it's venues? Check out some of the most historic and classically built stadiums in the country.

Best Chicago Business Hotels

Travel Channel and Oyster.com have chosen Chicago's best hotels for the busy business traveler.

The Best Mancation Fantasy Camps

Ever dream of playing with the pros? Well here's your chance -- Check out our list of some sports fantasy camps that offer very real experiences.

Historic Chicago Tour

Explore Chicago's architecture, neighborhoods and more with these tour guide tips.

Unique Lunch Ideas

Take on one of these 3-course lunchtime challenges from foodie George Motz.

Best Lollapalooza Hotels

For rockin’ accommodations during Lollapalooza, check out our top picks for hotels near Chicago's Grant Park.

The Secrets of Sue the TRex

We got to know Sue, the largest Tyrannosaurus Rex ever found, who is now at The Field Museum of Chicago. Read the secrets of Sue.

Chicago Hot Dogs

Get the list for some of the best hot dog spots in Chicago.

Swing Dance Hot Spots

Swing dancers convene in grand ballrooms, renovated dance halls and even in the great outdoors to show off their moves and learn some new steps.

Chicago

Check out all the cool places Andrew Zimmern visits on the Chicago episode of Bizarre Foods.

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Food Network Star Salvation
Food Network Star Salvation

See which eliminated FN Star finalist gets another chance in Star Salvation.

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FN Kitchen Atlanta: Now Open!

Traveling this summer? Stop by Food Network Kitchen's gourmet market.

HGTV Brother vs. Brother
The HGTV Renovation Showdown is Back

See past renovations and watch the Property Brothers battle for round two.