Chicago River Canoe & Kayak
The launch point is about 2 miles north of downtown, so it’s better for beginners (ie away from traffic). Guided trips, like the...
Lillstreet Art Center
Fire up the saws, kilns, easels and other arty implements at Lillstreet’s glass-blowing, block-printing, painting, pottery and...
Unlikely as it may seem for a bar, the oompah soundtrack, rosy-cheeked staff and early last call give this spacious Bavarian-themed...
Chicago has a lot of French bistros sprinkled around, but not many perfect the balance of fine but unfussy dining in a sophisticated but...
Book Cellar information
Lonely Planet review
Established men and women of letters are likely to read at the Book Cellar , where events are frequent.