Ancient Chinese Symbolism in Modern Chinatown Chicago

Ancient Chinese Symbolism in Modern Chinatown Chicago

Chinatown is one of our favorite spots to spend a day around Chicago. But more than just a neighborhood with good food and intriguing markets, Chicago's Chinatown can connect visitors in-the-know with a small slice of history and Chinese symbolism. Watch for these fascinating elements on your next visit to better engage with Chinatown.

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Adventure Santa: A New Christmas Tradition for Active Families

Adventure Santa: A New Christmas Tradition for Active Families

Do you ever wish you had more quality family time -and less hectic frenzy!- during the holidays? Adventure Santa to the rescue! Adventure Santa is a new Christmas tradition that helps keep active families acting together. Check out our experience and find out where to get your own Adventure Santa. Happy active holidays!

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Route 66: Pasadena, California

Route 66: Pasadena, California

More than 2300 miles from Route 66's origin in Chicago sits the city of Pasadena, California. For westbound travelers, Pasadena would have served as a last hurrah, and a gateway to the highway's final stretch into Los Angeles. Here's how to make the most of a day along Route 66 in Pasadena. 

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9 Donuts Not to Miss in Chicago

9 Donuts Not to Miss in Chicago

Chicago, America's Second City, actually ranks eighth in the nation for its per capita availability of donuts. Despite the city's relatively low ranking, it is home to a respectable artisanal doughnut community, turning out some amazing craft donuts. Here are nine not to miss!

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