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  1. 36 Hours in Chicago: Things to Do and See

    Or visit the DuSable, a museum of Black history in Washington Park nearby, a stroll west of the Robie House (opens at 11 a.m.; $14.50 admission for nonresidents, free for some visitors). Robie ...

  2. Chicago in the Summer: 8 Places to Go

    The whitewashed walls accented with brick, red clay and deep blue tile succeed in evoking the rustic beauty of the Adriatic. Coming soon: a chef's table experience with a bird's-eye view of ...

  3. 36 Hours in Chicago

    Michelle Litvin for The New York Times. By Elaine Glusac. Oct. 18, 2018. Chicago's 77 neighborhoods — including Lincoln Park, home to the new Wrightwood 659 gallery — offer myriad reasons to ...

  4. Things to Do in Chicago: Food, Museums and More

    The South Side's new Bronzeville Winery is in Bronzeville, Chicago's historically Black business and cultural district. Michelle Litvin for The New York Times. Lacey Irby and her business ...

  5. 36 Hours in Chicago

    Credit Michelle Litvin for The New York Times. Saturday. 5. Hitting the Trail, 9 a.m. Grab a well-made cappuccino at Caffé Streets and head for the Wood Street entrance to the 606, once an ...

  6. Nature and Camping Trips to Take From Chicago

    182. Midewin National Tallgrass Prairie is the largest parcel of prairie near Chicago and it can be visited on a weekend trip to find nature near the city. Anjali Pinto for The New York Times. By ...

  7. 36 Hours in Chicago

    9 a.m. 5. Pop Goes Chicago. For breakfast, try an enormous biscuit or a slice ($5) of one of several seasonal pie offerings — think caramel apple, roasted pumpkin cream and chocolate — made ...

  8. Long lines ease at Chicago O'Hare, as travelers ...

    Long lines ease at Chicago O'Hare, as travelers hope to avoid flight delays. While a winter storm disrupts air travel around the country, there was some measure of relief at one of the country ...

  9. Travel

    The latest travel news, guides, vacation tips and photography of the best places to visit around the world. Features include 52 Places and The World Through a Lens.

  10. Chicago

    News about Chicago, including commentary and archival articles published in The New York Times.

  11. Chicago travel guide: all you need to know

    Know before you go. Touristy areas in Chicago are generally safe but this is a big city, so stay vigilant. Have cash ready for tipping housekeeping, tour guides and so on; 20 per cent is expected ...

  12. Paris, Chicago and Beyond: How to Have a Luxury ...

    Michelle Litvin for The New York Times. Chicago. There's good news for travelers to Chicago who want a high-end trip: Shawna Owen, the president of Huffman Travel, a Chicago travel consultancy, ...

  13. 52 Places for Travelers to Visit in 2022

    Fernweh brings a maximum of eight groups of no more than 10 people a year to villages like Gopeshwar, Mandal and Chopta, where travelers can do yoga, take cooking lessons and hike among the wild ...

  14. These 6 Chicago restaurants were highlighted by the New York Times in

    The New York Times highlights these 6 restaurants in recent '36 Hours in Chicago' By NBC Chicago Staff • Published September 28, 2023 • Updated on September 28, 2023 at 7:44 pm

  15. Hoping to travel internationally this summer? Expect confusion

    Travelers at Chicago O'Hare airport last week. With more people vaccinated against Covid, travel is increasing. Credit... Spencer Platt/Getty Images

  16. 72 Hours To Try Everything in Chicago

    Sunday. 10 am: Jackson Park. Start your final day in the city with a pilgrimage to Jackson Park, one of the crown jewels of the Chicago Park District system that includes a golf course, a ...

  17. 48 Hours in Chicago: The Perfect 2 Day Itinerary (By a Local)

    10) Walk The 606. The 606 is Chicago's version of The Highline in NYC, an elevated trail goes through 2.7 miles of the city's northwest side neighborhoods: Wicker Park, Bucktown, Humboldt Park, and Logan Square. It is a bit off the beaten tourist path but it great place to walk, run or bike.

  18. Best Times to Visit Chicago

    Tourism volume is estimated based on in-market destination search query interest from Google and on travel.usnews.com in 2015-2016. Hotel prices are sourced from a sample of U.S. News Best Hotels ...

  19. Best time to visit Chicago

    Chicago has two shoulder seasons - in late spring and early fall - when the city is either shaking off the winter chill or preparing to head into it. Both are excellent times to visit. Temperatures are a manageable 50ºF to 70ºF degrees, and there's a buoyant mood in the city, although rain is often in the forecast.

  20. The Perfect 3 Days in Chicago Itinerary (2024 Edition)

    Day 3 - Afternoon. Once you come down from 360 Chicago in John Hancock building, you have plenty of options for lunch. Within a few blocks, you can find Cuban, Vietnamese, Mediterranean, and the Chicago staple of deep dish pizza. If you want a lunch with a view, consider eating at The Kennison.

  21. Gauging the Prospects for International Travel

    In April 2019, there were about 1,400 international routes served by direct flights, according to John Grant, a senior analyst at OAG, which provides global travel data. That number dropped to 567 ...

  22. 10 peak summer travel destinations

    Hawaii, California, Portugal — some places are fabulous to visit all year round. But not everywhere can be so lucky. Take, for example, the Midwest. 1/2 For much of the year, this cluster of the ...

  23. Chicago Quick Traffic

    Edens Expressway (I-94) Travel Time Segment. Travel Time (minutes) Speed (mph) Inbound Edens from Deerfield Rd to I-290/Jane Byrne Interchange (via Kennedy) 68. 22. Inbound Edens from Lake Cook to I-290/Jane Byrne Interchange (via Kennedy) 69.

  24. This is where to travel in 2024, according to the New York Times

    Here's the full New York Times list of places to go in 2024. The Path of Totality, North America. Paris, France. Yamaguchi, Japan. New Zealand by train. Maui, Hawaii. Baaj Nwaavja I'tah ...

  25. Chicago travel company AmTrav bought by tech firm TravelPerk

    Chicago-based corporate travel company AmTrav has been acquired by TravelPerk, an online business travel platform based in Barcelona, the companies announced on Tuesday. AmTrav's platform is ...

  26. Global Hot Spots Take Aim at Overtourism

    A new tourist fee in Bali. Higher hotel taxes in Amsterdam and Paris. Stricter rules on public drinking in Milan and Majorca. Ahead of the summer travel season, leaders in many tourist spots have ...

  27. Chicago area Taylor Swift fans head to Europe for cheaper tickets

    Take a trip to an Amsterdam concert, for example. According to Expedia, a ticket to one of Swift's three shows in July costs as low as $500, and a two-night air and hotel package in the city ...

  28. Make an Appointment at a Passport Agency or Center

    Follow these steps to make an appointment: Call 1-877-487-2778 from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Eastern Time on Mondays through Fridays, or on Saturdays and Sundays from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Se habla español.; If you are deaf or hard of hearing, call 1-888-874-7793 for TDD/TTY teletype services.; We will provide you unique information that we will check on the day of your appointment to ...

  29. How to Get my U.S. Passport Fast

    Choose this service if you are traveling in less than 2-3 weeks. If you have not applied, make an appointment online.Your appointment at a passport agency or center must within 14 calendar days of your international travel date.. If you have already applied, call us at 1-877-487-2778.. We cannot guarantee an appointment will be available.