Leave your sense of doubt at home, and let yourself be mystified and thrilled at the country's best magic shows.
These amusement parks have something for kids of all ages -- from preschoolers to teens -- with carousels, Ferris wheels and coasters of all shapes and sizes.
A number of cooking schools across the country offer classes designed for entire families -- an unusual twist on summer vacation fun. Here are 5 of the most eclectic and interactive we could find.
Who says kids get to have all the fun? Leave them at home and experience some serious thrills for the 18 and over crowd.
Synonymous with everything from baseball games to backyard barbecues to amusement parks, there's nothing more American than a hot dog.
Fasten your seat belt for the country's most extreme fast food.
Blues culture is alive and kicking today, and we're taking you to 5 of Chicago's hottest blues bars.
We've zeroed in on some of the best pizza in the United States.
Round-trip adventures from major cities that can be reached on a tank of gas or less, cut down on fuel costs, eliminate outrageous airfares, yet still afford the opportunity to relax and recharge.
Here's a quick guide for seeing the best of the Windy City in just 48 hours.
Immerse yourself in Chicago's history.
There's nothing like a good, old-fashioned meal at an all-American diner to rekindle your memories of the glory days.
From Beverly Hills to Allegan, Michigan, we're serving up seconds of your favorite item on the menu.
Sam's exploring everything Chicago has to offer. From the delicious art of molecular gastronomy, to the improvisational comedy of Second City -- can the Windy City teach this die-hard New Yorker ...