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Top Ten Reasons to Visit Chicago in 2015

Discover all there is that makes Chicago one of the top ten cities in the world to visit. Recently listed as the only US city on Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2014 , Chicago offers an endless array of sights, sounds and experiences all year long. At the InterContinental Chicago Magnificent Mile, we have compiled our top reasons to visit Chicago in order to assist our guests in planning their stay.

Maggie Daley Park
The newest addition to Michigan Avenue features an array of fun activities for the whole family!
  1. Patio Season
    As the weather warms up,the best way to dine is alfresco! Take in the city on one of Chicago’s best patios, including ENO Wine Bar’s  - located right outside the hotel.            
  3. Odyssey Cruises
    Enjoy a night on the water during this fun dinner cruise.            
Divvy Bikes
Hop on one of these bicycles located throughout the city and explore Chicago’s unique neighborhoods on two wheels.
  1. Baseball
    Whether its the north or south side, the Chicago Cubs and White Sox are the Chicago way to welcome spring.            
  3. Chicago Bears Football
    The Monsters of the Midway! The exciting home schedule features traditional NFC North rivals along with visits from the Denver Broncos and San Francisco 49ers.            
Lincoln Park Zoo
Complimentary to visitors, the zoo is great stop for big and little kids to experience animals of all kinds.
  1. Segway Tours
    Hop on a segway and view the city on this innovative mode of transportation.
  3. Sing the Blues 
    Chicago is home to some of the city’s best blues clubs. Blues - lovers can pull up a stool at Buddy Guy's Legends in the South Loop for a full bluesy experience!
Navy Pier
Located on Lake Michigan, Navy Pier encompasses more than 50 acres of parks, gardens, shops, restaurants, family attractions and exhibition facilities and is the top leisure destination in the Midwest, drawing nearly 9 million visitors annually.

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