Shop along the Magnificent Mile, attend world-class theatrical productions and enjoy the nightlife at music and comedy clubs. Marinas, parks and trails ring the shore of Lake Michigan for active recreation, or take in a pro hockey, football, basketball or baseball game. Museums abound, but one of the city’s biggest draws is food. From its iconic deep-dish pizza to ethnic cuisine to Michelin-starred fare, the Windy City proves a foodie paradise.
GETTING THERE & AROUND
Chicago is a major hub for both national and international travel, served by O’Hare (18 miles west of downtown) and Midway (13 miles south) international airports. The Chicago Transit Authority operates robust bus and “L” train service (eight lines). Purchase unlimited ride passes ranging from one up to 30 days. Rideshares and taxis are plentiful, or opt for the city’s bike-share program, Divvy, with more than 600 stations across the city at $15 for a day pass.
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Once Upon a Time
Host a fabled business event in wonderful Copenhagen.
Oasis of Calm
Retreat into luxurious stillness at The Rittenhouse Spa & Club.
The Beat Goes On
Kraków hums with industry, culture and youthful energy.
Room to Improve
Hotels take steps to prioritize diversity in the industry.
Making new friends is easy at Heron Creek Golf & Country Club.
Gulf Shores invests in its greatest asset: the environment.
Lake to Lake
Explore the beauty of North America’s great inland sea.
Charitable travel makes a positive impact on destinations and communities.
Count on Milan’s sense of style to impress clients and colleagues.
Change of Pace
Slow down and unwind in easy-going Phuket.
Tone-deaf stunt has ’em screaming for his head!
SENATORS QUESTION DOJ FUNDING FOR AI-POWERED POLICING TECH
A Democratic senator said the U.S. Justice Department needs to look into whether the algorithm-powered police technologies it funds contribute to racial bias in law enforcement and lead to wrongful arrests.
iLive Bluetooth Tailgate Party speaker (model ISB380B): Cheap, light, and fun
With USB and SD card playback, as well as a microphone input, this Bluetooth speaker is a versatile party animal. It’s also surprisingly light. Just don’t expect audiophile sound.
MAKE IT OK!
Peace River Center Campaign Aims to Fight Stigma Associated With Mental Illness
An Exclusive Interview With Jim Tsinganos
"When I first told my father that I wanted to be an illustrator, he just looked blankly at me and said, Are you sure you can make a living doing that? 25 years later, with many awards and work showcased and acknowledged in most illustration annuals across the globe, I'm still here, still making a living."
It Has Defied All Predictions of Its Obsolescence
If You Believe the Headlines, the Office Has Been Dying for Half a Century
6 Creative Ways Workers Are Taking Back Power
When workers align with local constituents to fight for shared goals, it strengthens their campaign.
LET THERE BE LIGHT
New ballpark lighting standards will help hitters and fielders see the ball better at the lower levels
The Baltimore County Center for Maryland Agriculture is a largely unknown oasis on the edge of the city.