There's never a dull moment in Chicago as you will always be surrounded by oodles of things to do. Of course, when winter descends, you're going to want to head inside. And once you do, you'll find a wide range of activities.
There aren't too many basketball players who win the NBA's Most Valuable Player award in only their third season. But Derrick Rose of the Chicago Bulls did just that.
The Greater Chicago area is known for great theater all throughout the year. However, some of the most exhilarating plays and musicals can be enjoyed during an 11-day period known as Chicago Theatre Week.
Yes, the winters in Chicago are bitter cold but it doesn't stop locals & tourists from doing stuff. Catch a professional basketball or hockey game at the United Center. Come face to face with 120,000 plants at the Garfield Park Conservatory.
When you pay a visit to Chicago, don't forget to bring your appetite. And if you've got children, don't forget to bring them as well because there are a multitude of kid-friendly restaurants.