If the neighborhoods of Chicago were a body, the Loop would be the beating heart of the city as its home to the iconic Chicago Theater, the haunted Congress Plaza Hotel, and our number one visited tourist attraction, Millennium Park, with its world famous "Bean”. The Loop is also the birthplace of the Modern [...]
One of the greatest things about having kids is that they encourage you to get out of the house and be a kid yourself! And Chicago certainly delivers when it comes to having things to do outside with kids. So if you’re wondering, “what are some family friendly activities near me?” check out these suggestions to have a rocking good time!
Chicago’s typical tourism season runs from Memorial Day to Labor Day, though there is truly no bad time of year to see Chicago (yes, that even includes visiting Chicago in the winter). What time of year is best to visit depends largely on your interests. No matter which sounds more like your idea of a good time, part of what makes solo travel so rewarding is the ability to be flexible and learn a little more about yourself, so don’t be afraid to see how the other half lives while you’re exploring - you may surprise yourself.
There’s an endless amount of date ideas in Chicago, but these dates are easy to plan and aren't as crowded as some other date ideas. These ideas are especially great for active couples looking to get outside and experience Chicago, as well as, people looking for a city adventure that takes them out of their typical neighborhood and day-to-day path.
Chicago may just as well be the city that never hibernates. Just because the temperature drops, doesn’t mean there is any shortage of things to do during the winter.
Chicago is a historic city that offers an abundance of culture and scenery. Even if you don’t have much time to explore, you can always enjoy a weekend getaway or day trip to Chicago. Whether you prefer to get around the city on foot or by bike, there are plenty of different day trip ideas for you to choose from.
Bobby’s Bike Hike has compiled a list of the best Chicago walking tours to support the city’s reputation as being one of the most walkable cities in the U.S. Featured tours include sightseeing of local neighborhoods and popular attractions, informative historical tours, samples of classic Chicago foods and drinks, and guided walks of Chicago’s unique architecture.
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 [...]
The Chicago holiday season is beautiful, bombastic, and bountiful. There are so many Chicago holiday activities, from ice skating in Millennium Park to shopping at the Christkindlmarket that it can be both magical and overwhelming to experience, so let Bobby’s Bike Hike show you around! When we think of the winter holidays, two things come [...]