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5 Things To Check Out In Chicago

5 Things To Check Out In Chicago

 If you haven’t made it to Chicago just yet, we’ll make sure you get it right the first time around. Check out the top things you’ll want to do in the windy city!


While locals may not rave about the pizza, as a tourist it’s all the rage! Deep-dish pizza is a must while in Chicago. Some of the top deep-dish pizza spots include Lou Malnati’s, Pequod’s, The Art of Pizza, and Pizzeria Uno. Be sure to check out a couple or all of these to compare. You will not be disappointed!

Night Life

 Chicago is a unique and diverse city. Chicago itself is made up of around 77 different neighborhoods! Each area is a special and crucial puzzle in the making of Chicago. If you’re looking for a great view of the city, check out GreenRiver, a rooftop bar located on the 18th floor of a Northwestern medical building. If you’re looking for something a little more “low-key” with a great outdoor location, check out Small Bar in Logan Square.


If you’re looking to check out the city and all its views, there is no better way to go about this than taking the CTA (Chicago Transit Authority) train. This train makes a loop all through downtown, giving you the chance to check out all the sights. You will not regret this!

Lake Michigan

Your trip to Chicago would not be complete without taking a stroll along the Lake Michigan shore. Check out Lane Beach Park where you can take a dip or sunbathe on the sand with all the great city views.

Check out Navy Pier where you will find rides, food, and shopping. You can also check out Lincoln Park as it offers around 1,200 acres of land and attractions such as a zoo, a museum, fields, and picnic grounds.

Tourist Sites

As much as we hate to say it, you HAVE to check out some of Chicago’s most popular tourist sites. If you’re looking for one of the best views of the city, head over to the Willis Tower. This 108-story skyscraper features one of the best views of the city.

Lastly, you must see Cloud Gate, better known as The Bean. This sculpture is located in Millennium Park.

Chicago is full of amazing unknown wonders everyone must experience. Be sure to check out these spots the next time you’re in town. Before you get started on your next adventure, see how you can Travel On A Budget Here!

About Author: Sylvia

Sylvia is the new Content Editor at Waypoint Homes. Her passion for communications began in middle school where she would create and upload slideshows to YouTube. Sylvia loves to travel, eat Spanish food and dancing! Sylvia hopes to use all of her vacation time on planning new trips, visiting new countries and creating new experiences. When she is not doing all of the many activities above you can find her with her friends or hiking a mountain.

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