Located on Michigan Avenue in the middle of Chicago's Magnificent Mile, this 1920s Italian Renaissance hotel is surrounded by fashionable shops, 1 mile from ...
There is a place where magnificence isn't limited to a mile. You've heard of the Magnificent Mile—now learn about even more ways to enjoy Illinois. From water parks and waterfalls to nightlife and wildlife, Illinois has everything you could hope for in a getaway.
Illinois has very cold winters and very hot summers. Summer is also the most popular time to plan vacations here despite the climate. Because of that, summer is also the most crowded and expensive. Late Spring and Fall feature much more moderate temperatures and diminished crowds. For much of the state, the turning of the leaves in Autumn make for scenic drives but the flowers of late spring are stunning. Many travel to Illinois and Chicago in the winter for winter sports. Otherwise, the freezing temperatures and heavy precipitation are almost too much to bear.
Alton is the place to travel to see majestic bald eagles as they have tours and annual events celebrating the symbol of our country.
See the Lego murals and delight the children by shopping the Lego store on Michigan Avenue.
Vacations to Chicago would not be complete without a visit to Wishbone's Restaurant as the fare is all southern style cuisine.
Harrah's Metropolis Casino on the Ohio River offers gambling, slots, as well as live entertainment.
Ride the Spirit of Peoria, a real paddle boat straight out of Mark Twain in Peoria.
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