Chicago Travel Guide

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Activities
The Magnificent Mile
A celebration of consumerism, Michigan Avenue from Oak Street on the north nearly to the Chicago River on the south is essentially one store after another, interrupted by the occasional hotel.
  • 909 North Michigan Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60611 US

The Magnificent Mile

A celebration of consumerism, Michigan Avenue from Oak Street on the north nearly to the Chicago River on the south is essentially one store after another, interrupted by the occasional hotel.
909 North Michigan Avenue Chicago, IL, US
Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio
After a series of expansions and tinkerings, the combination house and studio looks today as it did in 1909, thanks to a series of restorations. For a time, it was subdivided into 6 apartments.
  • 951 Chicago Avenue
  • Oak Park, IL 60302 US

Frank Lloyd Wright Home & Studio

After a series of expansions and tinkerings, the combination house and studio looks today as it did in 1909, thanks to a series of restorations. For a time, it was subdivided into 6 apartments.
951 Chicago Avenue Oak Park, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-994-4000

Hotels
Hilton Garden Inn Chicago
This 357-room hotel is located 2 blocks from the Magnificent Mile and features big (if generic) rooms for the price, plus an indoor pool, a well-equipped fitness center and a barbecue restaurant.
  • 10 East Grand Avenue
  • Chicago, IL 60611 US

Hilton Garden Inn Chicago

This 357-room hotel is located 2 blocks from the Magnificent Mile and features big (if generic) rooms for the price, plus an indoor pool, a well-equipped fitness center and a barbecue restaurant.
10 East Grand Avenue Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-595-0000
Sofitel Chicago Water Tower
The luxurious 415-room Sofitel Chicago, 2 blocks from the Magnificent Mile, is noteworthy for its sleek modern decor and excellent service.
  • 20 East Chestnut St
  • Chicago, IL 60611 US

Sofitel Chicago Water Tower

The luxurious 415-room Sofitel Chicago, 2 blocks from the Magnificent Mile, is noteworthy for its sleek modern decor and excellent service.
20 East Chestnut St Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 312-324-4000

Restaurants & Bars
The Wiener’s Circle
Stop by after midnight and Wiener’s Circle is transformed from a no-frills hot dog stand into a rowdy, packed free-for-all complete with shouting drunks and legendary sassy servers.
  • 2622 N Clark St.
  • Chicago, IL 60614 US

The Wiener’s Circle

Stop by after midnight and Wiener’s Circle is transformed from a no-frills hot dog stand into a rowdy, packed free-for-all complete with shouting drunks and legendary sassy servers.
2622 N Clark St. Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 773-477-7444
Andy’s Jazz Club & Restaurant
Andy's is a couple of blocks west of Michigan Avenue behind the Wrigley Building. It's a full-service restaurant (steaks, ribs, seafood, etc.), but for more than 30 years its prime fare has been live jazz, 7 nights a week.
  • 11 East Hubbard Street
  • Chicago, IL 60611 US

Andy’s Jazz Club & Restaurant

Andy's is a couple of blocks west of Michigan Avenue behind the Wrigley Building. It's a full-service restaurant (steaks, ribs, seafood, etc.), but for more than 30 years its prime fare has been live jazz, 7 nights a week.
11 East Hubbard Street Chicago, IL, US
Phone: +1 612-642-6805

Transportation
O’Hare International Airport
A hub for both United and American airlines, O’Hare International is the primary airport serving the Chicago area and is the second-busiest airport in the United States.

O’Hare International Airport

A hub for both United and American airlines, O’Hare International is the primary airport serving the Chicago area and is the second-busiest airport in the United States.
Chicago, IL, US

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