For travelers who seek out historic hotels, learning about a property firsthand and from an expert is a lovely perk. No brochure or website can make history come alive — or indulge questions — the way a human guide can.
Parking and car rental at O’Hare Airport should become more convenient thanks to a new transportation hub.
Mayor Rahm Emanuel, Senator Dick Durbin and airport workers cut the ribbon on the 2.5 million square-foot facility Wednesday. The building centralizes car rental operations, ground transportation including a Metra connection, and 2,600 parking spaces.
The most populous city in the state, Chicago, is located at Illinois. It also holds the record of being the third-most populous one in the US. The city turns gorgeous at night when the city-lights reflect on the calm glittering surface of the Mississippi River Watershed.
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Chicago is well-renowned for its great pizza places and jazz music clubs. Score some cheap plane tickets to Chicago and have a few slices at Eataly, Quartino and Lou Malnati’s Pizzeria. Jazz lovers can check-out Andy’s, Elastic and Davenport’s and Constellation.
Popular Tourist Attractions
Cloud Gate– This shiny reflective sculpture made of steel, aptly nicknamed ‘The bean’; is a favorite among tourists and locals alike. Designed by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor, the sculpture is located at Millennium Park.
Chicago Children’s Museum – Located at Navy Pier, the museum has many interactive exhibits which provide a hands-on learning experience to its visitors. The exhibits have been designed to kindle interest and inspire young minds. With features such as the Tinkering Lab, Skyline, Zoom Room, Play It Safe, Treehouse Trails and Krafts Artabounds Studio, kids can explore and learn about whatever catches their fancy. Hop-on a cheap flight to Chicago and watch your little ones’ faces light-up with excitement.
Willis Tower– Standing tall with a height of 1451 ft., Willis Tower is the second-tallest building in the US. Skydeck, which is an encased glass balcony on the 103rd floor, provides stunning views of the concrete jungle below. It is open 365 days a year and enjoys the status of being one of the chief attractions of the city.
Lincoln Park Zoo– Founded in 1868, the zoo’s permanent residents comprises of penguins, polar bears, reptiles, gorillas and sea-lions among a host of others. It also features a petting-zoo section with cows, goats, pigs and horses. Get-on a low cost flight to Chicago and meet its interesting inhabitants.
Navy Pier– Located on the shoreline of Lake Michigan, in the Streeterville neighborhood, it is a picturesque pier which provides breathtaking views at sunrise and sunset. Grab some cheap airline tickets to Chicago and stroll in its carnival-like ambience with rides, shops, parks and restaurants.