The Best Day Hikes Around Chicago

Living in a big city has definite perks. With access to so many restaurants, events, and activities it is easy to forget there is a world outside city limits. Now is the perfect time to go out and take advantage of the beautiful nature around Chicagoland. Here are the best hikes within 2 hours of Lakeshore East.…

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The Best Hotdogs in the Loop

If there is one thing Chicago knows how to do right, it is the glorious hotdog. Here in the Sausage City, we know that mere ketchup does not make for an acceptable dog. Here are the best hotdog spots in the Loop to scratch your itch.  UB Dogs UB Dogs knows that a real Chicagoan prefers…

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The Best Coffee Spots Around Lakeshore East

Let's face it. It's hard to get through the day without a cup of joe. It's even hard to finish this sentence without a caffeine break. Here are the best coffee destinations around Lakeshore East. Drunken Bean  This coffee and wine bar offers different atmospheres depending on the time of day. In the morning, The…

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June Events in the Loop

We're finally almost to summer, and the event calendar in Chicago is heating up. The Loop is the center of city life in Chicago, and it is the perfect place for all kinds of events to occur. Here are some of the things the Loop has to offer this month. Summer Film/Music Series Starting this…

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Best Rooftop Bars Near Lakeshore East

As the days begin to warm up, it's time to begin an ancient springtime ritual: the search for rooftop bars. Soon, the days will stretch longer and as everyone knows, the best way to spend a warm evening is with a good cocktail, good friends, and a great view. Look no further than these sky-high watering…

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