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Monday 22 October 2018
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Category: General Features

Four days in the city: What a visiting mother and daughter liked most about Chicago

We asked a mother and daughter from Florida what they liked about spending four days in Chicago over Thanksgiving. Turns out it wasn’t...

The rich get richer: Three stellar new restaurants to further spoil Chicago

In a city already saturated with great places to eat, we were delighted to find three new restaurants to spoil us even further

Spotlight on Oak Street: Plenty of quality shopping chances

Stepping off Michigan Avenue hardly robs you of high-end shopping opportunities By Phasha Spencer Michigan Avenue brings a lot to the table...

A trio of tastes: Great meals at the Chicago Firehouse, Macku and Prasino

Three different neighborhoods. Three uniquely special restaurants. Three great meals. By Trent Modglin The Real Chicago was fortunate to...

Chicago Detours: “Tours for curious people”

Experience a history of Chicago’s musical influence in “Jazz, Blues and Beyond” By Jerone Tyler Touting the slogan, “Tours for...

Bobby’s Bike Hike: Check out a healthy, fun and informative way to explore the city

By Trent Modglin When asking Bobby’s Bike Hike founder Jeremy Lewno about spending a day, or weekend, biking around Chicago, the...

Bucktown boutiques: This trendy neighborhood has become a shopping destination

The Bucktown neighborhood has steadily become home to some of the city’s most chic and trendy stores By Danielle Berry Who would have...

Chicago’s best burgers: Everyone loves a good burger. Here are some of the city’s top options

We took a survey of locals to find the best burger joints in the city, and then we got to dig in. All in the name of journalism By Trent...

Alfresco dining: Outdoor seating is key for these Chicago restaurants

Alfresco dining: Outdoor seating is key for these Chicago restaurants

Six-string art: Classic license plate guitars at Arts & Artisans

Carol Braden’s collection of unique guitar wall art is available at Chicago Arts & Artisans stores By Phasha Spencer For someone who...