Whatever it is you’re looking for, you’ll find a top version of it in Chicago. A city that has over 60 fascinating museums, thousands of acclaimed restaurants, bars, and breweries – welcome to Chicago. Voted Best Big City in the U.S. since 2017!

Finally, you have decided to visit Chicago! Welcome to your first day!

Virgin Hotels Chicago: straight from the airport, take a small break at your hotel. Shower, relax and get ready to explore Chicago! Your hotel will offer you everything you need, from luxury to comfort. You also have five on-site restaurants, so even if you feel lazy, you can grab some food here.

Shedd Aquarium at Chicago’s Museum Campus: The crown jewel of the Chicago Museum Campus, the Shedd Aquarium is the perfect start to your trip. Shedd is one of the best (if not the best) aquariums in the country. Popular exhibits included with your admission are “Waters of the World,” “Caribbean Reef,” “Amazon Rising,” “Abbott Oceanarium,” “Wild Reef,” and the “Polar Play Zone.”

Dinner at Cattleack Barbeque: A Dallas barbecue favorite, you can’t come on this trip without enjoying a juicy brisket. Cattleack’s smoked meats and traditional Texas sides are top 10 in the city. 

Drinks with a View at Waterproof Rooftop: Enjoy a cocktail surrounded by Downtown Dallas skyscrapers. This rooftop attracts a fancy and young crowd. Get in early, or the lines will be worth the wait!

The second day of your Chicago visit! 

Breakfast at Benny’s Bagels Lakewood: The bagels here are boiled in-house, then baked in a stone oven until perfectly brown on the outside and fluffy on the inside. 

Chicago Architecture River Cruise: See all the Chicago’s architectural masterpieces in a single tour while cruising the river. What a perfect start to your day! 

Afternoon Walk by the Navy Pier: enjoy all the perks and beauties of Lake Michigan with an afternoon walk through the Navy Pier. 

Late Lunch by the Pier at Giordano’s: Chicago is famous for its deep-dish pizza. Enjoy it with a view of Lake Michigan by the Pier at one of the best spots in Chicago, Giordano’s.

Till your next time – say a proper goodbye to Chicago! 

Brunch at Snooze an A.M. EateryBruncher’s paradise! There is no better description. Our recommendation – order the killer scrambled eggs sandwich served on a pretzel roll.

Shopping at Chicago’s Magnificient Mile: Get some fantastic shopping done at Chicago’s infamous Magnificient Mile. 

Skydeck Chicago View: Finish your shopping at Magnificient Mile and head over to this Skydeck for the best views in Chicago.

Ready to dive into the Windy City?