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Sue the T. Rex—for years one of the most prominent displays at Chicago's Field Museum—has moved to a new upstairs home, complete with video and audio to tell visitors more about the dinosaur...
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You had us at deep-dish—but that was before we knew how much more pizza there is to love in Chicago. Steve Dolinksy, author of Pizza City USA, gives his pizza picks for every style.
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For southern Illinois craftsman David Stine, every furniture piece begins with a walk in the woods.
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Feeling the summer love? Book a room to match the emotion. Launch to 78 mph in under two seconds. Or splash along Indiana’s new $20 million riverfront.
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Hundreds of Civil War stories live on in an urban Chicago cemetery. Here's how to explore on your own or with a guided tour.
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The Windy City continues to delight and surprise with new(ish) hotspots for foodies, history buffs, art collectors and coffee lovers.
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Follow pro tips from Chicago’s top barstool-quiz hosts to ace the trivia night scene in your own city.
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With bold flavors and memorable spaces, these far-flung restaurants are serving up meals well worth the trip off the eaten path.
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Take your Instagram aesthetic to another level with these photogenic spots throughout the Windy City, with murals, restaurants, swanky hotels and more as your backdrop.
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Boat decks look like fun until the rain—and the plastic ponchos—arrives. But now you can toast Chicago’s views in any weather.

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