chicago
Country : United States
Currency : US Dollar (USD)
Language : English
Population
City: 2 722 398 (2014)
Metro: 9 554 598 (2014)
Time
Zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Chicago
closeChicago, the birthplace of the modern skyscraper is still a trendsetter in urban architecture and a must for people interested in 20th century urban architecture.
But the Windy City offers a lot more than architecture alone: it is a bustling city, with a vibrant nightlife and plenty of great museums.
It is also a great city to live in, particularly the northern part which has a lively atmosphere and even nice beaches.
Random Chicago Highlights
Grant Park, Chicago
Grant Park is Chicago's most central park, located between Michigan avenue and Lake Michigan. The main attraction in Grant Park is the Buckingham Fountain, built in 1927.
Millennium Park, Chicago
Chicago's modern Millennium Park is one of the coolest city park's you'll ever see. It features an outdoor concert venue as well as a modern fountain, a large sculpture and several gardens.
John Hancock Center, Chicago
One of the most famous skyscrapers in Chicago is the John Hancock Center. The 100 story tower was built in 1969. The innovative structural design by Fazlur Kahn results in a visually imposing tower.
Union Station, Chicago
Chicago's grand railway station was built in 1925 after twelve years of construction. The building's large waiting room, known as the 'Great Hall', evokes the golden era of railroads.

Random Chicago Tours & Activities
Chicago Lakefront Neighborhoods Bicycle Tour, Chicago
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 3 hours
From USD
$46.30
City Lights at Night Bicycle Tour, Chicago
  • Average Rating:4.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$40.84
Coffee Walking Tour of Chicago, Chicago
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$50.00
Amazing Lakefront Segway in Chicago, Chicago
  • Average Rating:5.0/5 stars
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
From USD
$75.00



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