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  • Is TSA PreCheck Worth It?

    According to USA Today, airlines flew nearly 4.5 billion passengers on 45 million flights in 2018. Both of these are numbers that broke the previous records. With the number of travelers on an annual basis ever increasing, it is more important than ever for people to ensure efficient arrivals and departures. Can TSA PreCheck help […]

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  • What You Can Do During a Layover in Chicago

    Known for its bustling mid-west culture, food, and music, Chicago invites visitors to get a taste of the city with its many entertainment options. Even if you’re just passing through on a flight layover, you may be surprised at how well you can pass the time. Consider these options, based on your given timeframes, the […]

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  • A Guide to Planning Field Trips

    For teachers and administrators, planning a successful field trip can be challenging and stressful. However, allowing students to learn hands-on provides educators new ways to introduce learning material and valuable experiences beyond textbooks. Use this guide to create a plan ahead of time to aid the decision process for future excursions. Destination Learning Consider what’s […]

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  • Four Fun Day Trips Near Chicago

    Although you could live in Chicago for years and never experience everything our vibrant city offers, sometimes you just feel the need to get away from it all for a day or two. When wanderlust strikes but time is limited, check out these four fun spots to explore right outside Chicago. Lake Geneva, Wisconsin This […]

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  • The Best Rooftop Bars and Beer Gardens in the City

    Chicago offers some of the best views in the country, and there’s no better place to mix a great view with a great time than at one of the city’s many rooftop bars and beer gardens. Here are a few that locals and visitors alike will enjoy. Cindy’s One of Chicago’s greatest treasures is Millennium […]

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  • Ideas for a Day Trip to Milwaukee

    The city of Milwaukee offers visitors a plethora of options to entertain themselves throughout their visit, however short. Below are a few unique destinations that can make a day trip to Milwaukee fantastic. Explore the Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum A family estate dating back to 1924, this home features gorgeous landscaped gardens, an art […]

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  • Your Guide to a Honeymoon in Chicago

    A honeymoon should be totally immersive from the moment you step into the limo at the end of your wedding. Here’s how to make the most of a honeymoon in Chicago. Take a Stroll Down Navy Pier Romance blooms during quiet moments together, and Chicago’s Navy Pier is the perfect backdrop for an intimate stroll. […]

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  • How to Plan a Proper Bar Crawl Party

    There are few better ways to soak up the fun in a neighborhood than by partaking in a good old fashioned bar crawl. While it may seem like an easy event to execute, a poorly planned bar crawl can quickly devolve into a booze-fueled logistical nightmare. Here are a few field-tested tips anyone can use […]

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  • Three Free Events to Quell Summer Boredom in Chicago

    Chicago comes alive during the beautiful summer weather, which means there’s always something to do. These fun and free events take place throughout the summer and offer the perfect cure for summer boredom. Grant Park Music Festival It’s festival season in Chicago, and that means it’s time for America’s only free outdoor classical music festival! […]

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  • Three Reasons to Consider a Charter Bus for Your Next Road Trip

    Road trips are more about the journey than the destination. After all, there’s nothing quite like the thrill of the open road! But if you’ve never traveled by charter bus, you’re missing out on a safe, relaxing alternative to car travel. Here’s why you should consider a charter bus for your next road trip. Take […]

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