The 154ft-tall, turreted tower is a defining city icon: it was the sole downtown survivor of the 1871 Great Chicago Fire, along with the...
Holy Name Cathedral
Holy Name Cathedral is the seat of Chicago’s Catholic Church and where its powerful cardinals do their preaching. It provides a quiet...
Lookingglass Theatre Company
This well-regarded troupe works in a nifty theater hewn from the old Water Works building. The ensemble cast – which includes cofounder...
The founders of Giordano’s, Efren and Joseph Boglio, claim that they got their winning recipe for stuffed pizza from – aww – their...
Lonely Planet review
NoMi is perched on the 7th floor of the Park Hyatt hotel, offering a sleek, art-filled interior and spectacular views over the Magnificent Mile. Dishes combining French fare with Asian flair range from Chesapeake Bay crab to sushi to chicken roulade. Reserve a window table around sunset – it’s one of the most romantic experiences that Chicago has to offer. Reservations are required.