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Traveling to Chicago? Or maybe you live in the Windy City and are looking for the best restaurants, bars, shopping, and more? Get the lowdown from local experts on the best deep-dish pizza to the best things to do in Chicago.

  • Top Rated Restaurants in Chicago

    Fancy a fine dinner in Chicago? From Alinea to Oriole, we've rounded up this year's best Michelin-starred dining destinations in the Windy City.

  • FLY CHICAGO: 8 Interesting Facts About O'Hare International Airport

    From Celebrity Chef owned restaurants to yoga studios and spas, Chicago's O'Hare International Airport has more to it than meets the eye. Learn more here!

  • 10 Must-Have Travel Accessories for Women

    Searching for the perfect gift for your jet-setting lady? Check out this list of 10 Must-Have Travel Accessories!

  • Best Of: Lake Michigan's Outdoor Adventures

    Explore the great outdoors this summer with all Lake Michigan has to offer! Check out this list of Best Outdoor Adventures!

  • Best Reasons to Brunch in NYC

    There's nothing like a good Sunday brunch. Check out these top three reasons to make a reservation at your local spot ASAP!

  • Have Wallet, Will Travel: Luxury Shopping in Chicago

    Explore the luxurious side of Chicago's shopping scene with these fashion hot spots. Learn more here!

  • 5 Favorite Chicago Diners

    There's nothing like a good diner. Check out these Top 5!

  • Windy City Rooftop Bars

    Embrace the warm weather and hit a rooftop bar! Check out the 5 best Chicago has to offer.

  • Finding "Warmth" in the Winter: Chicago's Winter Festivals

    Don't let a little bit of cold weather keep you from enjoying the winter. Check out these winter festivals in Chicago!

  • Chicago Sweets: Five Windy City Doughnut Shops

    Need a sugar fix? Check out these five sweet doughnut shops in the Windy City!

  • Citi Field: Five Fast Facts

    If your just visiting or are even a life long, die hard Met’s fan, here are a few fast facts that may make your next visit to Citi Field just a little more interesting.

  • Top 4 Mobile Apps: Chicago Edition

    Be the savviest traveler in all of Chicago with the help of these 4 Mobile Apps. Grab your smartphone, check them out and download 'em all before you hit the Windy City!

  • Five Chicago Restaurants with Unique Atmospheres

    These five Chicago restaurants are serving up more than just great food. Check out the list to find delicious food with an even better ambience!

  • Chicago's Haunted Sites

    Get in the Halloween spirit any time of year with a visit to these haunted sites in Chicago. Check them out and get in touch with some paranormal activity!

  • Shop Vintage in Chicago

    The Windy City is full of amazing vintage shopping, you just have to know where to look! Check out this list of vintage shops in Chicago and get ready to score big time!

  • 10 Things To Do In Chicago

    Explore the Windy City by hitting these Top Ten Must-Do's! Check out the list and get planning!

  • Chicago's Weird Side: Strange Things To Do

    From a museum on BDSM subculture to zero-gravity chambers, Chicago has a weird side you wouldn't expect. Check out these must-dos in the Windy city!

  • Where To Indulge in Chicago

    Chicago is more than just deep-dish pizza & hot dogs. Lifestyle expert & Chicago native Bahar Takhtechian shares her favorite Chicago restaurants!

  • Best Burgers in Chicago

    Hamburger America's George Motz takes us to his favorite burger spots in Chicago. The Windy City is more than just brats, deep dish pizza and Da Bears!

  • Yummiest Chicago Food Instagrammers

    The Windy City is filled /w foodie Instagrammers ready to show you the top foods in the City w/ the Big Shoulders. Find them all at!

  • Chicago Chillin

    This week's We Hear is all about Chicago! Get the latest news on O'Hare Airport, a facelift at the Hyatt Regency Hotel, & two essential Chicago apps.

  • What's Up Chicago? (and Iceland!)

    See Chicago's artistic treasures at the Art Institute & visit the Field Museum then fly off to Reykjavik. We've got your weekend planned on We Hear!

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