Many world-famous architects have left their mark on Chicago: Frank Gehry, Frank Lloyd Wright, Jeanne Gang, Sir Anish Kapoor, and of course, the Burnhams. What I love most about Chicago architecture is the diversity of styles. Rather than blending together to form a unified aesthetic, Chicago’s buildings stand out from each other. They pepper the landscape with individual personality. That refusal to conform is pretty emblematic of Chicago as a whole!
It’s the most wonderful time of the year! It’s the season to find thoughtful, creative gifts that come straight from the community you are proud to be a part of. To help you out, we’ve created this holiday gift guide for some of the best, locally sourced gift ideas that embody Chicago! But first, we [...]
Our favorite thing about Chicago is that it has all the big city, metropolitan amenities while maintaining the outdoor spaciousness of the wide-open outdoors. There is an abundant amount of fun things to do both inside and outside in Chicago! But because it’s easier to maintain social distancing in the great outdoors, we’re sharing our [...]
We understand the need to interact with others, whether that’s remotely from home or in person with social distancing. Here’s a list of ten virtual and socially-distanced team building activities for a fun, healthy, and safe experience. Many of them are rooted in Chicago culture but can be used by remote teams both in Chicago and outside of the city!
Discover the truth of Chicago Deep-Dish Pizza. From when it was invented and by whom, to how to make the famous pizza for yourself.
Chicago’s food scene is one to indulge in, especially when paired with the city’s rich history and iconic architecture. These are our recommendations for the best of Chicago food tours to add to your Chicago foodie plans.
It can be hard to pick from the overwhelming number of pizza restaurants in Chicago. These are Bobby's picks of Best Pizza in Chicago!
Coronavirus has caused people to push away from each other. While physical distancing is necessary, it can lead to emotional isolation and a general sense of fear and mistrust. In the office, this hinders teamwork and decreases productivity. As Chicago begins to reopen, it’s more important than ever to build and strengthen your company [...]
Chicago’s Chinatown neighborhood is a bustling locale full of delicious food and chinoiserie. It offers a variety of flavors including regional classics and contemporary spins. From the traditional Cantonese dim sum and eye-watering Szechuan dishes of Old Chinatown to the Middle Eastern-influenced Xi’an dishes of New Chinatown, you can experience China’s cultural history without traveling [...]
2020 Marks the 10th Anniversary of our Food & Walking Tours Hindsight is 20-20, and now that year 2020 has arrived, we at Bobby’s Bike Hike can’t resist looking back ten years to the launch of our food and walking tours! But before that, rearrange the numbers in 2020 and you get 2002, the year [...]