All the world's great cities have tour companies that, for a small fee, show you around. Those new to Chicago, a half-day motor coach or on-and-off "trolley" tour is the perfect way to get oriented.
See the destinations that inspired the fictional worlds of some of your favorite superheroes.
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.
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.
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Check out some of Chicago's many grand, sprawling-green parks.
Immerse yourself in Chicago's history.
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Explore Chicago's architecture, neighborhoods and more with these tour guide tips.
Lake Shore Drive in Chicago is a beautiful extended stretch of urban parkway in America. The best way to experience it is by driving south to north; here's where to stop on the way.
A quick guide for seeing the best of the Windy City in just 48 hours.