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Chicago, [US] United States

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A big city of the United States, famous for its Lincoln Park and Chicago River to explore. 900 North Michigan Shops and Vintage Garage Chicago for shopping lovers. El Ideas, Frontier for culinary hunters. Also, the best city with its pizza and hot dogs. Don't forget to know its history and culture at The Art Institute of Chicago and Adler Museum and stay at its fancy The Langham and The Blackstone Hotel for your comfort. 



INTEREST

Sightseeing

Lincoln Park, the oldest but lovely green park in the country. It's a home for exotic plants and animals. Go to Chicago River. It offers a stunning river view with its clear sky and nice weather to spend your evening.

Downtown

Millennium Park, a large park located in downtown Chicago. See the incredible masterpiece of the park, a 110-tons Cloud Gate sculpture. Visit the Navy Pier, one of the most visited cultural places with its shipping facility, 150 ft Ferris wheel, and its old carousel.

Shopping

900 North Michigan Shops, a more than 450.000-square feet shopping center in the city with high-class brands and fancy stuff to buy. Also, go to Vintage Garage Chicago. get cool vintage clothing or jewelry with low-prices.

Food & Drink

Gino’s East Pizza, the best place for pizza lovers. It offers the best pizza with its variety in the city. If you are looking for hotdogs, Portillo's is the right choice. It serves the hotdogs with premium beef to taste.

Culture

The Art Institute of Chicago, a world-class museum with so many mind-blowing artworks paintings like photographs, sculptures, and architectural drawings. Also, visit Adler Planetarium showing The United States' history of space. Don't forget to come inside the legendary Gemini 12 Capsule that has been flown to space twice.

Best Time To Visit

The best time to visit Chicago is between April to Mei or September to October.



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Hotel

Have a stay at The Langham hotel, a five-star hotel by Forbes Travel Guide offering you beautiful riverfront. You can stay at The Blackstone Hotel for affordable price. It's a unique hotel with a cool interior with its international standards to offer.

Restaurants

El Ideas, the high-rated restaurant in the city, a comfy and unique place to eat. Here, you can talk to the chefs while watching them cook your food. Another popular restaurant is Frontier. It's a cool restaurant with its premium meats for dinner menu such as antelope, pig, and alligator in its unusual way.

Cafe

Oromo Cafe, a famous cafe of diversity. It serves the tastes of Africa, India, and Turkey. It has super foods and fine coffee to offer. For coffee lovers, you must come to FINOM Coffee, a Hungarian cafe with its famous espresso. Don't forget to try the famous karfiol piritos too!

Bar and Nightlife

Berlin, an old-school club. Famous for its weekly drag shows. Giving '80 dance parties. You can also spend your night at Disco, a famous bar offering its retro vibe and lighted dance floor full of mirror balls.

Places Berlin Disco
Interesting Places

Field Museum of Natural History, the only Columbian museum in Chicago. Showing you 20 million biological and anthropological artifacts and specimens in one place. Also, visit Goose Island Fulton Street Brewery, the oldest beer production crafts. Here, you can learn about how beer is developed, produced, and bottled.

Instagramable Spots

Buckingham Fountain, the Clarence Buckingham Memorial Fountain. Take a picture with this iconic Art Deco style fountain and upload it to your Instagram. Another spot to visit is Willis Tower SkyDeck. Find your favorite angle with colorful big buildings of the city.