Chicago - Windy City

25 Nov 2014

Chicago - The Windy City in Illinois

Known for its spectacular architecture, Chicago is the kind of city that offers something for everyone. The city lends itself to those looking for a city break holiday, with world-class dining, attractions, entertainment and hotels. Enjoy Chicago's great outdoors by spending the day at one of the city's 33 sandy beaches or cycling along a 19 mile bike path which spread out from downtown into the neighbourhoods. While most cities build industrially all the way up to their respective lakefronts, Chicago's remains an open playground to the public and offers numerous parks including the jewels of downtown - Millennium and Grant Park. Indoors, Willis Tower offers spectacular views across the city its Skydeck, or for those who dare, the John Hancock building is home to the city's newest attraction, TILT. For something more low key, immerse yourself in the vibrant theatre scene offering everything from Broadway to the acclaimed Second City, home of stand-up comedy. Explore museums and galleries of every variety, like the beloved Shedd Aquarium and esteemed Art Institute of Chicago. For food lovers, Chicago has over 5,000 restaurants and boasts some of the best chef in the US.

Flight to Chicago