A leftover from the World's Columbian Exposition (The Chicago World's Fair), the Osaka Garden and surrounding pavilion was the result of nearly $500,000 from the new Japanese government.
The Navy Pier becomes a place revitalized in the summertime, where it becomes inundated with people from all corners of the city, country, and globe. With 50 acres of shops, restaurants, and amusements, it is the city's main tourist attraction.
With nearly thirty independent markets in the immediate metro area, twenty-two separate neighborhood markets around the city proper, and four centrally located downtown markets, Chicago has no shortage of seasonal and farm-fresh produce.
With an enveloping, expansive skyline, replete with towering skyscrapers, Chicago is the perfect setting for a rooftop bar. There\'s no shortage within the city: be it steel skyscraper or two-story beer garden, you\'re sure to find your personal oasis.
You'll have a veritable blast when you bring your kids with you on vacation to Chicago. There are museums aplenty, such as the Field Museum, Shedd Aquarium, Adler Planetarium and Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum.