Chicago, IL

6 Tips to Always Remember a Trip to Chicago

Roxana Anton

Photo Source: Pixabay

I believe America has such wonderful places, yet do discover and explore.

If I would be an occasional traveler who wanted to discover some stunning cities and amazing adventures to remember for a lifetime, I would start with Chicago and New York, of course (I also have friends there).

Interesting, Must-Do Suggestions for Unforgettable Experiences

A Day Cruise

Photo: Chicago, Source: Pixabay

Chicago Odyssey Dinner Cruise. Take a gourmet dinner cruise on a high-end luxury yacht with the stunning skyline of Chicago serving as your backdrop.

45-min Chicago River Architecture Tour - Magnificent Mile. Get a front-row perspective on the exquisite buildings that line the Chicago River during a 45-minute architecture cruise. Hear live commentary about the history and architectural heritage of Chicago on this family-friendly tour.

Private Chicago City Minibus Tour. Travel through Chicago with an expert guide on a comfortable minibus, stopping at iconic locations.

Chicago Tiki Boat Party Cruise. The floating Tiki Bar offers you the opportunity to take in all the sights and sounds as you relax and enjoy a beverage.

Gangsters and Ghosts Tour

Photo Source: Pixabay

This is an ideal walking tour for Adults and Kids to discover the history and tales of the 1920s.

Find all about the notorious bootleggers and gangsters including Al Capone. See former gangster hangouts and haunted places like Congress Hotel, Palmer House, and Death Alley, with lively commentary from your historian guide. (find here source and information)

Visit Chicago's Amazing Parks

Garfield Park Conservatory is one of the best Conservatories in the world, and it's free.

With thousands of plant species, it is a stunning green museum under glass, occupying approximately 12 acres inside and out (

Lincoln Park Conservatory, a stunning garden that sees more than 40 000 species bloom every year.

Jackson Park's Japanese Garden

In recent years, Yoko Ono has contributed a beautiful statue near the entry of the garden, titled "Phoenix".

Lake Shore East Park

A great exercise location for running and cycling activities. It is wonderful to be close to Michigan lake without worries about the traffic.

Gethsemane Garden Center is a fabulous place that is worth a visit at least once in a lifetime. A garden that is worthy of God, as you could say. The nicest nursery garden center that you will ever visit, offering beautiful shrubs, trees, pottery, bedding plants, house plants, gardening accessories, home items, gifts, and jewelry.

Photo Source: Pexels

Millennium Park: Three square blocks of open lakefront complete with a Ferris Wheel, outdoor music Pavillion, and ice skating rink; expected to become one of the city's most popular sites.

Millennium Park, Photo Source: Pexels

The Escape Game Chicago: A 60 Minutes Exciting Adventure and a Once-In-A-Lifetime Memory to Enjoy with Your Kids, Family, and Friends

The Escape Game includes a wide variety of adventures to have plenty of fun and to always remember.

Why not making Chicago a memorable visit?

Follow clues and solve puzzles to complete your mission together. You WILL have so much fun!

This experience includes activities and games like the following:

- Gold Rush: Find hidden gold in the California hills!

- Prison Break: Complete a daring escape from the evil warden!

- Special Ops: Mysterious Market: Uncover the truth as a secret agent!

- The Heist: Recover a stolen masterpiece from an art thief! - Mission: Mars: Launch your spaceship from the Red Planet! (source: TripAdvisor)

The Art Institute of Chicago

Photo Source: Pexels

Experience the greatest Impressionist collection outside Paris, and view contemporary masterpieces in the spectacular Modern Wing. Stand before classics like Nighthawks, and travel the globe through galleries devoted to the art of ancient Greece, Japan, Africa, and the Americas. (source:

The Museum of Science and Industry

Don't miss the largest science museum in the Western Hemisphere!

You’ll experience 14 acres of hands-on exhibits and have the chance to stand before a 40-foot tornado;

-climb aboard a World War II German submarine;

-take a run in a human-sized hamster wheel; descend into an Illinois coal mine;

- tour a fully functioning eco-friendly home;

-board a 727 hanging from the ceiling; transmit your pulse to a 13-foot, 3-D beating heart; and much more! MSI is not a place where you walk around quietly and observe.

You get involved in the fun—and learn—by doing. Just a few miles from downtown with convenient underground parking. Don't miss such a jewel, if you happen to go to Chicago!

(source of all information: Tripadvisor )

Note: All these activities are organized with limited group size to assure the respect of social distancing and Covid restrictions.

• Disinfecting between each experience

• Contactless check-in

• All private experiences

• Misting all spaces with medical-grade disinfectant

-Wearing masks and face protection.

Comments / 8

Published by

I bring you news of general interest from trustful sources. Freelance writer, translator, and novelist with a passion for celebrities, Hollywood, nature, travel, literature, and more.


More from Roxana Anton

Comments / 0