Chicago Travel Guide

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 ...


Activities
Buckingham Fountain
Sam visits one of the largest fountains in the world.
  • 301 S. Columbus Dr.
  • Chicago, IL 60605 US

Buckingham Fountain

Sam visits one of the largest fountains in the world.
301 S. Columbus Dr. Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-742-7529
Daley Center
Critical Mass of 2,000 cyclists raise eco awareness all year long and cycle around the city.
  • 50 West Washington Street
  • Chicago, IL 60602 US

Daley Center

Critical Mass of 2,000 cyclists raise eco awareness all year long and cycle around the city.
50 West Washington Street Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-603-3054
Millennium Park
Sam strolls through this 24.5-acre park with a 3-story Bean.
  • 201 E. Randolph St.
  • Chicago, IL 60602 US

Millennium Park

Sam strolls through this 24.5-acre park with a 3-story Bean.
201 E. Randolph St. Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-742-1168
Second City
Sam makes a stop at this legendary improv comedy theatre.
  • 1616 North Wells Street
  • Chicago, IL 60614 US

Second City

Sam makes a stop at this legendary improv comedy theatre.
1616 North Wells Street Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-337-3992
Buddy Guy's Legends
Sam's in the mood to hear some blues!
  • 700 South Wabash Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60605 US

Buddy Guy's Legends

Sam's in the mood to hear some blues!
700 South Wabash Avenue Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-427-1190
Wrigley Field Rooftop Club
Sam roots for Chicago baseball on the rooftop bar.
  • 3617 North Sheffield Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60613 US

Wrigley Field Rooftop Club

Sam roots for Chicago baseball on the rooftop bar.
3617 North Sheffield Avenue Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 773-841-5070
Suffolk Downs
Horse-racing kicks up the pace for the weekend.
  • 525 William F McClellan hwy.
  • Boston, MA 02128 US

Suffolk Downs

Horse-racing kicks up the pace for the weekend.
525 William F McClellan hwy. Boston, MA, US
Phone: +1 617-567-3900

Hotels
The James Hotel
Sam unwinds in one of Chicago's most stylish and luxurious hotels.
  • 55 East Ontario Street
  • Chicago, IL 60611 US

The James Hotel

Sam unwinds in one of Chicago's most stylish and luxurious hotels.
55 East Ontario Street Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-337-1000

Restaurants & Bars
The Map Room
This travelers tavern represents 36 different brewing styles from all over the world with 200 unique brands of beer.
  • 1949 North Hoyne Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60647 US

The Map Room

This travelers tavern represents 36 different brewing styles from all over the world with 200 unique brands of beer.
1949 North Hoyne Avenue Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 773-252-7636
Moto Restaurant
Molecular gastronomy meets hip meat-packing district.
  • 945 West Fulton Market
  • Chicago, IL 60607 US

Moto Restaurant

Molecular gastronomy meets hip meat-packing district.
945 West Fulton Market Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-491-0058
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Green Lady, Count of Monte Cristo, Robin Hood

10am | 9c

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The Real Beauty and the Beast, Birdman of Scotland, Master of Disguise

11am | 10c

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Making of an Artist, Secret Sonar, Fairy Flag

12pm | 11c

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Battle to Cross the Channel, Royal Matchmaker, Boettcher Kidnapping

1pm | 12c

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The Diamond Necklace Affair, Topless Duel, Abseiling Escape

2pm | 1c

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Fall of The Knights Templar, Resurrecting Sherlock, Weeping Stones Curse

3pm | 2c

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Good King Wenceslas, Prison Painter, Butler's Secret

4pm | 3c

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The Brothers Grimm, Savior of Fort Jefferson, Missing Head of State

5pm | 4c

Mysteries at the Museum

Opera Riot, Golfer Behind Enemy Lines, The Great Mail Train Robbery

6pm | 5c

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Aaron Burr Conspiracy, How Gatsby Became Great, Lady with the Lamp

7pm | 6c

Mysteries at the Monument

Roosevelt's Moroccan Mission, The Last Bare Knuckle Boxer, America's First Spy Ring

9pm | 8c

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Harlem Hellfighters, Resurrected Jockey, Invention of Braille

10pm | 9c

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St. Urho, Mystery Castle, Bat Bombs

11pm | 10c

Mysteries at the Monument

Roosevelt's Moroccan Mission, The Last Bare Knuckle Boxer, America's First Spy Ring

12am | 11c

Mysteries at the Monument

Harlem Hellfighters, Resurrected Jockey, Invention of Braille

1am | 12c

Mysteries at the Monument

St. Urho, Mystery Castle, Bat Bombs

2am | 1c

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