The Windy City often tops the list as one of the Best Big Cities in The World!  It is known for its architecture and its sports teams, but Chicago is also perfect for an artsy getaway.

Alexander Calder's 53 foot red Flamingo sits in a plaza of buildings designed by Mies van der Rohe

Stop at the Millennium Park to see the Anish Kapoor's 110-ton Cloud Gate (a.k.a. The famous Bean)

Visit the Art Institute, Adler Planetarium, Shedd Aquarium, Field Museum....

See a Virtual Tour: of Art Institute of Chicago


Known as the 'L' (short for "elevated") The Chicago Metro Trains are a great way to get around the city

...or Bike. Better yet, admire the Chicago city skyline from a River Cruise

See the views of Chicago from the top

Stand or sit on the Ledge at Willis Tower(Sears Tower), a glass balcony extending four feet outside the 103rd floor. Your brain says it is ok but your legs have a hard time moving!

Try The Tilt, which allows you to step onto an enclosed platform that extends from the 94th and tilts to a 30 degree angle!

Stay at this historic hotel located on Cultural Mile and surrounded by some of the city’s most legendary attractions

Don't miss trying some Deep dish pizza!

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